Craven County Child Services (North Carolina)

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

New Bern Child Support & Social Service Office New Bern NC 403 George Street 28560 252-514-4807


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

North Carolina State Department of Juvenile Justice New Bern NC 209 South Glenburnie Road 28560 252-514-4716


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

Craven County Health Department WIC Office New Bern NC 2818 Neuse Cliffs Circle 28560 252-636-4920