Cook Children's service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties.
While child abuse and neglect continues to be a problem for many Texas families, there are several families who find the help they need.
Source: DFPS Data Book, 2019
If the child is in immediate danger, call 911. If you need to report a suspicion of abuse or neglect, call 1-800-252-5400 or for non-urgent reports go to www.txabusehotline.org.
Texas law requires that any person suspecting that a child has been abused or neglected must immediately make a report.