Children & Family Services

  1. Adoption Services

    Adoption services are provided by the Wayne County Department of Social Services to enable children to have legal permanence in homes.

  2. Child Protective Services

    Protective Services for Children are based upon a legal mandate that the county is responsible for assuring that children are properly protected and cared for.

  3. Foster Care Services

    Foster care is temporary care for children who cannot stay in their own home because of abuse, neglect, or dependency.