These materials regarding child abuse and neglect are free of charge and available by completing the PUBLICATIONS ORDER FORM. Some materials also are available for downloading.
Reporting Child Abuse - It's Everyone's Responsibility People not only need to know why they should report suspected cases of child abuse - they also need to know how. This booklet helps everyone recognize the signs of different types of abuse, guides them in making a report, and explains what happens after the report. Also discusses mandated reporters and abuse prevention. English and Spanish. (Download not available.)
Child Abuse Doesn't Report Itself (Poster) This 11" x 17" poster gives the number to report child abuse in New Jersey and is printed double-sided with English and Spanish. Download English/Spanish.
We Can Prevent Child Sexual Abuse This thorough and sensitive explanation of childhood sexual abuse sends the message that everyone can help protect children from abuse. Provides a clear explanation of what constitutes sexual abuse, explains that there is no one single "profile" of an abuser, tells why abuse happens, lists signs of abuse, and more. English and Spanish. (Download not available.)
Toll-free Hotlines/Helplines This flyer is a quick reference for toll-free hotlines and helplines for families. Printed double-sided with English and Spanish. Download English/Spanish.
Reporting Child Abuse in NJ This reference sheet gives information about reporting child abuse including where to call, questions that will be asked and your legal obligation to report. Download English/Spanish.
Physical & Behavioral Indicators of Child Abuse This reference sheet gives physical and behavioral indicators of physical abuse, physical neglect, sexual abuse and emotional maltreatment. Download English/Spanish.
Teacher's Desk Reference on Child Abuse and Neglect This brochure gives school personnel information on how to report child abuse, including legal obligations, common signs of abuse, and what happens after the report. Download English.
Your Body Belongs to You! This engaging Coloring & Activities Book uses fresh, fun pictures and puzzles to deliver the empowering message to elementary-school-age children that their bodies are special. Also advises readers on how to protect themselves from unwelcome contact and to alert an adult if they’ve been victimized. English and Spanish. (Download not available.)