Child and Youth Protection

If you are a victim of clergy abuse or know of someone who is, you are urged to make direct contact with local law enforcement and the Michigan Attorney General’s investigation hotline at (844) 324-3374. You are also welcome to contact the Victim Assistance Coordinator at (989) 797-6682 or victim.assistance@dioceseofsaginaw.org. The Victim Assistance Coordinator can assist victims in obtaining counseling services.

If you have cause to suspect a child or young person is being neglected or abused by anyone, immediately contact the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services at its 24/7 hotline number: (855) 444-3911. If you are currently witnessing child abuse or neglect, call 911.