Search for Fairfield County Connecticut 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.
Danbury Commission on Child Care Rights and Abuse Danbury CT 261 Main Street 06810 203-748-4542
Exchange Club Parenting Skills Center Stamford CT 141 Franklin Street 06901 203-327-9419
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.
Connecticut State Children & Families Department Danbury CT 131 West Street 06810 203-207-5100
New Canaan Youth Service New Canaan CT 61 Main Street 06840 203-594-3081
Shelton Youth Services Bureau Shelton CT 120 Meadow Street 06484 203-924-7614
Stamford Youth Services Bureau Stamford CT 888 Washington Boulevard 06901 203-977-4643
Trumbull Youth Department Trumbull CT 23 Priscilla Place 06611 203-452-5057
Wilton Youth Service Wilton CT 180 School Road 06897 203-834-6241
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.
Bridgeport Child Support & Social Service Office Bridgeport CT 925 Housatonic Avenue 06606 203-551-2700
Danbury Child Support & Social Service Office Danbury CT 342 Main Street 06810 203-207-8900
Stamford Child Support & Social Service Office Stamford CT 1642 Bedford Street 06905 203-251-9300
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.
Connecticut Juvenile Justice Bridgeport CT 2470 Fairfield Avenue 06605 203-579-2727
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.
Bridgeport Optimus Health Care East Main WIC Office Bridgeport CT 982 East Main Street 06608 203-696-3260
Bridgeport Optimus Health Care WIC Office Bridgeport CT 1450 Barnum Avenue 06610 203-333-9200
Bridgeport Southwest Community Health Center WIC Office Bridgeport CT 1020 Fairfield Avenue 06605 203-332-4600
Danbury Connecticut WIC Office Danbury CT 80 Main Street 06810 860-225-8695
Norwalk WIC Office Norwalk CT 139 East Avenue 06851 203-854-7885
Stamford WIC Office Stamford CT 888 Washington Boulevard 06901 203-977-4385