Sangamon County Child Services (Illinois)

A Sangamon County Child Abuse Prevention Center is a government agency at the Illinois State, Sangamon County, or local level that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Sangamon 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 Sangamon County, IL. Child Abuse Offices may also offer training, support, and assistance on how to report and prevent child abuse.

Prevent Child Abuse Illinois Springfield IL 528 South 5th Street, 211 62701 217-522-1129

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

Springfield Child Support & Social Service Office Springfield IL 509 South 6th Street 62701 800-447-4278

Sangamon County Juvenile Justice is a division of the legal system at the Illinois State, Sangamon County, or local level that focuses on youthful offenders. The Juvenile Justice System incorporates a number of government agencies, including Sangamon County Courts, law enforcement, corrections, and social services. Juvenile Justice Centers offer rehabilitation services, detain youth awaiting formal processing in Sangamon County 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.

Springfield Illinois Juvenile Justice Springfield IL 707 North 15th Street 62702 217-557-1030

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

Sangamon County Health Department WIC Office Springfield IL 2833 South Grand Avenue East 62703 217-535-3100