Skip to main content

Child Welfare Services (CWS)

Program Information

​​​​​​The purpose of Child Welfare Services is to improve the safety, permanence and well-being of children and families involved in the Child Welfare system through collaboration with the families and their community.  


If you believe a child is being abused or neglected, you have a legal responsibility to report it to theStatewide 24-hour
Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline at 1-800-522-3511.