Lafourche Parish Child Services (Louisiana)

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

Thibodaux Child Support & Social Service Office Thibodaux LA 1000 Plantation Road 70301 888-524-3578

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

Lafourche Juvenile Justice Thibodaux LA 2525 Veterans Boulevard 70301 985-448-1436

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

Cutoff Lafourche Parish Health Unit WIC Office Cut Off LA 133 West 112th Street 70345 985-632-5567

Thibodaux Lafourche Parish Health Unit WIC Office Thibodaux LA 2535 Veterans Boulevard 70301 985-447-0921