About the Department of Family Services
Family Services Programs and Services
See the Program and Services Guide for an explanation of the many progams and services offered by the Department of Family Services.
Also see the Overview page for a quick summary of Programs and Services (in English, Spanish and eight other languages).
Volunteers with Fairfax County's Department of Family Services make a real difference. Explore the many volunteer opportunities with us.
Advisory Social Services Board (ASSB) Annual Report (pdf)
Important Phone Numbers
Program and Services
Overview of Programs and Services
(in English and Spanish)
- Adult and Aging
- Children, Youth and Families
- Office for Children
- Office for Women & Domestic and Sexual Violence Services
DFS Employees Volunteer in the
Fairfax County Shelters
Frequently Asked Questions
- Volunteer Connection Newsletter
News and Press Releases
Diversity is You
- DFS Strategic Plan
Contacts for News Media and Public
Department of Family Services (DFS) – department-wide; Children, Youth, and Families; Public Assistance and Employment Services; Office for Children; and Office for Women & Domestic and Sexual Violence Services.
Amy Carlini, Communications Director: 703-324-7758
DFS - Adult and Aging Services
Grace Lynch, Communications Manager: 703-324-5277
DFS - Disabilities Services Planning and Development
Matt Barkley, Manager: 703-324-5868