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Reach Out
  • When you see a family that may be struggling, reach out and ask if you can help. You can tell them about Safe & Sound.

  • If you need support, we’re here for you; call (415) 441-KIDS (5437) anytime, day or night, for parenting support.

  • Get involved with organizations supporting kids and families —volunteer, attend events, or donate.

Raise Awareness
  • Learn the signs of child abuse.

  • Learn proven ways to prevent abuse.

  • Find ways to talk about the issue with kids, colleagues, friends, neighbors, professionals working with kids, and others in your community.

Teach Safety Rules
  • Say “NO!”, get away, and tell someone if anyone makes you feel strange or uncomfortable.

  • Everybody’s bathing suit areas are PRIVATE. Others should only touch these when necessary to keep you clean and healthy.

  • Don’t keep secrets, especially if they make you feel scared or uneasy. No adult should tell a child to keep a secret.

  • Learn more child safety lessons.

Report Suspected Abuse
  • If you have a reasonable suspicion that a child may be experiencing abuse, report it.

  • Call the City and County of San Francisco’s Family & Children’s Services Hotline (415) 558-2650 or 1-800-4-A-CHILD (nationally).