Calcasieu Parish Child Services (Louisiana)

A Calcasieu Parish Child Support Office is a government agency at the LA State, Calcasieu Parish, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Calcasieu Parish Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting Calcasieu Parish child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce Calcasieu Parish 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.

Louisiana Correctional & Industrial School Children & Family Services Department DeQuincy LA 4336 Edgerly Road 70633 337-786-2234

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

Lake Charles Child Support & Social Service Office Lake Charles LA 1417 Gadwall Street 70615 888-524-3578

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

Calcasieu Parish Juvenile Justice Lake Charles LA 3615 East Prien Lake Road 70615 337-721-3900

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

Lake Charles Calcasieu Parish Health Unit WIC Office Lake Charles LA 3236 Kirkman Street 70601 337-478-6020

Lake Charles South West Louisiana Center for Health Services WIC Office Lake Charles LA 2000 Opelousas Street 70601 337-493-5159