Children's Services

Children services are activities which are unique to children, such as adoption, child protection, and adolescent life skills training.

These services are offered to families with children under 18, who are experiecing child dependency, neglect or abuse, and also pregnant adolescents, adolescent parents under the age of 18, and their children, and other adolescents; persons, including adolescents, who are under the guardianship of the commissioner of human services as dependent and neglected wards; and children and adolescents involved in or at risk of involvement with criminal activity.