Kent County Child Services (Maryland)

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

Chestertown Department of Social Services Chestertown MD PO Box 670 21620 410-810-7600

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

Maryland Department Juvenile Justice Chestertown MD 215 Court Street 21620 410-778-6103

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

Kent County Chestertown WIC Office Chestertown MD 151 Dixon Drive, 2 21620 410-810-0125