Statewide Intake operates the Texas Abuse Hotline to take reports of abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and route them to the right program for investigation. They also operate the Texas Youth Hotline, which provides counseling, resources, and referrals to youth and their parents. [learn more]

About Our Data and Statistics

  • These statistics are updated regularly.
  • DFPS has undergone major changes over time, so comparisons across the years can be misleading.
  • Complete data sets can be downloaded at the Texas Open Data Portal.
  • To ensure privacy, some data are withheld. [about privacy and data]
  • This Information is also available in accessible online data charts. [accessible version]

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