Houston County Child Services (Alabama)

A Houston County Child Abuse Prevention Center is a government agency at the Alabama State, Houston County, or local level that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Houston County Child Abuse Centers provide a number of child protective services, including collecting reports on suspected child abuse or neglect, investigating suspected cases of abuse or neglect, and providing services to prevent child abuse and domestic violence in Houston County, AL. Child Abuse Offices may also offer training, support, and assistance on how to report and prevent child abuse.

The Exchange Center for Child Abuse Prevention Dothan AL 102 Morgan Street 36301 334-671-1966

Houston County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the AL State, Houston County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Houston County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Houston County foster care and adoption services.

Dothan Child Support & Enforcement Office Dothan AL 1605 Ross Clark Circle 36301 334-677-0400

A Houston County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Houston County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other Alabama social services.

Houston County Health Department WIC Office Dothan AL 1781 East Cottonwood Road 36301 334-678-2800