All Home Instruction employees are mandated reporters. Mandated reporters have frequent contact with children and have an early opportunity to help them get the intervention, support, and services they need to stay safe and well.
It is the responsibility of the Home Instruction teacher to report any and all untoward incidents such as suicide ideation, alleged child abuse and/or neglect, threats of planned violence, etc.
IN AN EMERGENCY ALWAYS CALL 911
CONTACT OUR GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT @ 718-794-7200, and immediately contact your AP / PS coordinator
REFER TO THE RESOURCES ON THE PAGE FOR ADDITIONAL REPORTING INFORMATION
ALWAYS REPORT SUICIDE IDEATION OR A MISSING CHILD
ALWAYS CALL THE GUIDANCE OFFICE AND SPEAK WITH A REPRESENTATIVE, DO NOT ONLY LEAVE A MESSAGE WITH ANY REPORTING CONCERNS OR QUESTIONS
WE WILL WALK YOU THROUGH THE PROCESS.
WHEN IN DOUBT - CALL IT OUT!!!