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Child Abuse Hotline
 
 

Welcome to Children and Family Services

A Message from the Commissioner...
Welcome to the Department of Children and Family Services. We provide a variety of services that support families and communities to raise children in environments that are safe, protective, healthy, and developmentally and culturally appropriate while ensuring community safety. Please see the links below for more information about programs and services.
 
Mission:
To engage children, youth, and families to be safe, secure, and successful in home, school, and community.
 
Vision:
All doors open in a community that supports safe, secure, and successful families that launch children from a thriving childhood to an engaged, successful adulthood.
 
Outcome Goals:
 • All families are able to provide safe, stable, and nurturing environments for their children
 • All children are physically and emotionally healthy
 • All children achieve timely permanency
 • All children achieve academic success
 • All youth successfully transition to adulthood
 • Communities are healthy, safe, and thriving environments
 
NYS Child Abuse Hotline Becoming a Foster or Adoptive Parent Dolly Partons Imagination Library
Lead Free Kids Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County ONCARE
Day Care Services Be Wise. Immunise. Healthy Families
Onondaga County Parks Suicide Prevention Persons in need of supervision PINS
DSS-ES Onondaga County Family Court
     
Say Yes To Education Youth Services Directory
     
 
 
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