Missouri News: New report from Auditor Galloway examines performance of state’s Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline Unit



State has made improvement efforts, but insufficient staffing and increased call volume have led to longer hotline wait times and the potential for children to be at greater risk

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released her office’s audit of the Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline Unit, which is administered by the Missouri Department of Social Services.  The hotline received more than 138,000 reports of alleged child abuse and neglect in fiscal year 2017.

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