Fairfield County Social Services for Families

Find Fairfield County Connecticut 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.


A Child Abuse Office is an office run by the state, county, or local government that is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect. Child Abuse Offices investigate reports of suspected child abuse or neglect and provide services to prevent child abuse and domestic violence. Child Abuse Offices may also coordinate with local school districts to provide training, support, and assistance in reporting and preventing child abuse.

Danbury Commission on Child Care Rights and Abuse 261 Main Street Danbury CT 06810 203-748-4542

Exchange Club Parenting Skills Center 141 Franklin Street Stamford CT 06901 203-327-9419


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.

Connecticut State Children & Families Department 131 West Street Danbury CT 06810 203-207-5100

New Canaan Youth Service 61 Main Street New Canaan CT 06840 203-594-3081

Shelton Youth Services Bureau 120 Meadow Street Shelton CT 06484 203-924-7614

Stamford Youth Services Bureau 888 Washington Boulevard Stamford CT 06901 203-977-4643

Trumbull Youth Department 23 Priscilla Place Trumbull CT 06611 203-452-5057

Wilton Youth Service 180 School Road Wilton CT 06897 203-834-6241


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.

Bridgeport Child Support & Social Service Office 925 Housatonic Avenue Bridgeport CT 06606 203-551-2700

Danbury Child Support & Social Service Office 342 Main Street Danbury CT 06810 203-207-8900

Stamford Child Support & Social Service Office 1642 Bedford Street Stamford CT 06905 203-251-9300