Search for Otero County Colorado child services programs provided by Child, Youth and Family Services, Child Support Offices, Child Abuse Prevention Offices, Juvenile Justice Centers and WIC Offices.
A Child Abuse Prevention Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Child Abuse Centers provide a number of services to protect children, 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. Child Abuse Offices may also offer training, support, and assistance on how to report and prevent child abuse.
La Junta Child Abuse Hot Line La Junta CO 610 Colorado Avenue 81050 719-267-5454
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.
La Junta Child Support & Enforcement Office La Junta CO PO Box 494 81050 719-383-3100
A WIC Office is a local branch of the federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). WIC program provides 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 social services.
La Junta WIC Office La Junta CO 13 West 3rd Street 81050 719-383-3051
Otero County Rocky Ford WIC Office Rocky Ford CO 811 South 13th Street 81067 719-383-5306
Rocky Ford WIC Office Rocky Ford CO 811 South 13th Street 81067 719-383-5306