Family ServicesWhat the Family Services Department Can Offer You
What the Family Services Department can offer you:
- A caseworker who will help you make contacts regarding housing, financial assistance, financial education, employment, counseling, substance abuse treatment, schooling and other community services.
- A Family Service Aide who will assist you in various activities such as budgeting, home management, and transportation when available, if this is a case plan need.
- Protection of a child from abuse or neglect by engaging the family to learn how to keep the child safe, or when necessary, placing him/her with appropriate family or friends or in a foster home or group home while the family works on issues that may have been endangering.
- Adoption services to a child if he/she cannot be safely returned to his/her parent, a relative or approved family friend