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.
Advocacy Services (DVAC)
Domestic Violence Action Center helps victims of domestic violence, sexual violence and stalking. Increases client safety through education, understanding and access to available resources.
Offers emergency shelter for families and individuals fleeing domestic/sexual violence, human trafficking and stalking.
Child Protective Services
Responds to reports and concerns about abuse and neglect of children. Provides information about child safety and supervision.
Outreach programs/presentations on domestic and sexual violence awareness, prevention and education; teen dating and stalking.