Child Welfare Services

To report child abuse or neglect, call the hotline at

Available 24/7

All calls are confidential and will be routed to the county where the child resides.

 If your call is an emergency or you are witnessing a child in a life-threatening situation, call 911 immediately.


Archuleta County’s Department of Human Services Child Welfare Unit receives reports of child abuse and neglect and works with families to identify and resolve concerns for children’s safety and well-being. Our goal is to strengthen families and ensure the safety, well-being and permanency of every child.