Broward County Social Services for Families

Find Broward County Florida social services and programs related to families. Social services for families are provided by Child Support Offices, Child, Youth and Family Services, and Child Abuse Prevention Centers.


Child, Family, and Youth Services are services offered by state, county, and local governments that assist children, youth, and families. These services can include efforts to end youth homelessness, programs to prevent adolescent pregnancy, and services to prevent violence against children. Child, Family, and Youth Services Offices also offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. In some locations, Child, Family, and Youth Services Offices also manage foster care and adoption services.

Broward County Children Service 400 Northeast 4th Street Fort Lauderdale FL 33301 954-765-4159

Broward County Childrens Service 115 South Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale FL 33301 954-357-7880

Christian Children & Family Center 5805 Washington Street Hollywood FL 33023 954-773-9111

Miramar Youth Center 2001 South Douglas Road Miramar FL 33025 954-437-0415


A Child Support Office is a government office at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance in processing child support payments. Child Support Offices provide a number of services, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who is eligible for child support payments.

Ft. Lauderdale Child Support & Social Service Office 1900 West Commercial Boulevard Fort Lauderdale FL 33309 800-622-5437