If you know or suspect a child is being abused, contact your local law enforcement, prosecuting attorney or child protective services. Call 911 for emergency situations.
If your child has been sexually assaulted within 72 hours of disclosure, please take your child to the emergency room as soon as possible.
West Virginia now has a centralized abuse reporting center:
Reports should be made to the Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline (1-800-352-6513) 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
DHHR (Child protective services) : 304-232-4411 (not for reporting abuse)
Wheeling Police Department : 304-234-3661
Ohio County Sheriff's Office : 304-234-3606
WV State Police : 304-238-1100
Prosecutor's Office : 304-234-3631
DHHR (Child protective services) : 304-843-4120 (not for reporting abuse)
Moundsville Police Department: 304-845-1611
Marshall County Sheriff's Office: 304-843-1500
WV State Police : 304-843-4100
Prosecutor's Office : 304-845-3580
Job & Family Services (CPS) : 740-695-1074
Sheriff's Office : 740-695-7933
Prosecutor's Office : 740-695-2121
Harmony House, Inc. Children's Advocacy Center
Wheeling Center - 2000 Eoff Street, Wheeling, 26003
Belmont County Center - 66850 Pogue Road, St. Clairsville, OH 43950