DCP & P (DYFS) ALERT – If you are accused of child abuse
- REMAIN SILENT!! Do NOT write or provide a verbal statement.
- Call TEA: 396-0016 or NJEA: 896-3422 for legal assistance.
- Put nothing in writing.
- NEVER sign what someone else writes-up about the incident.
- Request representation at all meetings – you have a right to representation.
- If denied representation, DO NOT attend the meeting.
- DO NOT DISCUSS THIS MATTER WITH ANYONE EXCEPT AN ATTORNEY!!!
***If someone else is accused and you are questioned – follow the guidelines above***