Operating Status for Department of Family Services (DFS) Programs and Services – Skip the Trip and Get Assistance from a Distance Online or By Phone
DFS cares about the safety and well-being of individuals and families and we are still here for you. Although most of our services are not being provided in-person at this time, we continue to offer services online and by phone.
Skip the trip! Learn more about DFS' Assistance from a Distance – a variety of services available to you without having to leave the safety of your home.
Family Caregiver Support
Services/resources to family caregivers of older adults, adults with disabilities, and grandparents/other adults 55+ raising a relative’s child(ren) in their home.
Temporary assistance/medical care for adults who are disabled or ill, and for certain children living with families unrelated to them.
Independent Living Project
Assists older adults and adults with disabilities to stay in their homes and remain independent through consultation and workshops.
Lincolnia Senior Residences
Multiple services include assisted living, independent apartments, senior center and adult day health center.
Meals on Wheels
Provides meals to homebound adults age 60+ or adults with disabilities.
Medicaid - Adults
Help with medical care for low-income elderly, blind and disabled individuals; pregnant women, needy children and their caretakers; and refugees first entering the U.S.