DeSoto County Child Services

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


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

Arcadia Child Support & Social Service Office Arcadia FL 10 South Desoto Avenue 34266 800-622-5437


A DeSoto County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). DeSoto 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 Florida social services.

Arcadia Oak Street WIC Office Arcadia FL 1031 East Oak Street 34266 863-491-7580