Muskingum County Children Services – Zanesville, Ohio

How to Report Abuse & Neglect

Reports can be made in person at Muskingum County Children Services during office hours from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.  You may also report abuse/neglect to the agency by calling 740.455.6710. After hours (including holidays and weekends) calls will be answered by Avondale Youth Center Staff. The After Hours Duty caseworker will return your call as soon as possible. In the event of an emergency when agency phones are not working, please call the Muskingum County Sheriff's office at 740.455.7135.

Information that is beneficial when making a report (if known): 

ALL REPORTS MUST BE MADE BY CONTACTING CHILDREN SERVICES DIRECTLY by phone at 740.455.6710, in person or mail at 205 N 7th Street, Zanesville, Ohio.

Muskingum County Children Services
205 North 7th Street • Zanesville, Ohio 43701
Phone: (740) 455-6710

Avondale Youth Center
4155 Roseville Road • Zanesville, Ohio 43701
Phone: (740) 849-2344