Available for the family with children under age 18, to:

  • Prevent family breakdown.
  • Relieve a crisis resulting from illness, unemployment, violence in the family, loss of housing, etc., and stabilize the situation.
  • Strengthen the family's ability to manage independently.
  • Prevent child abuse or neglect.
  • Assist in court investigations, such as child custody disputes and independent adoptions.

Services may include:

  • counseling
  • assistance with homemaking and improving parenting skills
  • day care to relieve family stress
  • other activities to improve family functioning