The Family Service Center is based on the concept that children benefit most from education when they are sound in body and mind and have strong family support.


  • Promote confidence and competence in parents.
  • Encourage healthy growth and development in children.
  • Enhance the well-being of the family as a whole, through family-centered services.

Four Components of Family Literacy

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Parenting Education
  • Adult Education
  • Parent-Child Sharing Literacy Experiences

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Information on Ebola

To report child abuse or neglect, call the DCFS Child Protection hotline at 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437) toll free 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.