Merced County Child Services

Search for Merced County California child services programs provided by Child, Youth and Family Services, Child Support Offices, Child Abuse Prevention Offices, Juvenile Justice Centers and WIC Offices.

Merced County Child, Youth, and Family Service

Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the state, 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. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage foster care and adoption services.

Atwater Youth Center Atwater CA 750 Bellevue Road 95301 209-357-6220

Merced County Child Support Office

A Child Support Office is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who may be eligible for child support payments.

Merced Child Support & Enforcement Office Merced CA 3368 North State Highway 59 95348 866-901-3212

Merced County Juvenile Justice Center

Juvenile Justice is a division of the legal system at the state, county, or local level that focuses on youthful offenders. The Juvenile Justice System incorporates a number of government agencies, including courts, law enforcement, corrections, and social services. Juvenile Justice Centers offer rehabilitation services, detain youth awaiting formal processing in detention centers, and provide education, counseling, and other services to youth. Juvenile Justice Centers also offer reentry services for youth who have been released from a juvenile correction facility.

Madera County Juvenile Justice Los Banos CA 28261 Avenue 14 93635 209-675-6560

Merced Juvenile Justice Merced CA 2840 West Sandy Mush Road 95341 209-381-1400