Los Angeles County Social Services for Families

Find Los Angeles County California 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.

Exchange Club Family Support Center 8320 Iowa Street Downey CA 90241 562-904-9590

Los Angeles Community Child Abuse 4529 Angeles Crest Highway La Cañada Flintridge CA 91011 818-790-9448

Los Angeles County Child Abuse Hotline 425 Shatto Place Los Angeles CA 90020 800-272-6699

Prevent Child Abuse California 350 South Figueroa Street Los Angeles CA 90071 213-613-9818

The Children's Center of Antelope Valley 45111 Fern Avenue Lancaster CA 93534 661-949-1206


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.

Challenger Memorial Youth Center 5300 West Avenue I Lancaster CA 93536 661-940-4122

Hawthorne Department of Children & Family Services 11539 Hawthorne Boulevard Hawthorne CA 90250 310-263-2104

Lakewood Youth Center 4658 Woodruff Avenue Lakewood CA 90713 562-429-7472

Lancaster Children & Family Services Department 1150 West Avenue J Lancaster CA 93534 661-951-4107

Los Angeles County Children Service 335 East Avenue K 6 Lancaster CA 93535 661-723-4317

Los Angeles County Children Service 2525 Corporate Place Monterey Park CA 91754 323-881-1303

Los Angeles County Children Service 3075 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles CA 90010 213-639-4691

Los Angeles County Children Service 5835 South Eastern Avenue Commerce CA 90040 323-725-4401

Los Angeles County Children Service 39959 Sierra Highway Palmdale CA 93550 661-223-4200

Los Angeles County Children Service 9320 Telstar Avenue El Monte CA 91731 800-288-4584

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 20151 Nordhoff Street Los Angeles CA 91311 818-717-4009

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 10355 Slusher Drive Santa Fe Springs CA 90670 562-903-5000

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 4060 Watson Plaza Drive Lakewood CA 90712 562-497-3500

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 9320 Telstar Avenue El Monte CA 91731 626-569-6806

Palmdale Medical California Childrens Service 44920 5th Street East Lancaster CA 93535 661-948-5554

Vera Davis McClendon Youth & Family Center 610 California Avenue Los Angeles CA 90291 310-305-7996


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.

Commerce Child Support & Enforcement Office 5770 South Eastern Avenue Commerce CA 90040 866-901-3212

Encino Child Support & Enforcement Office 15531 Ventura Boulevard Los Angeles CA 91436 866-901-3212

Lancaster Child Support & Enforcement Office 42281 10th Street West Lancaster CA 93534 866-901-3212

Los Angeles Child Support & Enforcement Office 8300 South Vermont Avenue Los Angeles CA 90044 866-901-3212

Torrance Child Support & Enforcement Office 20221 Hamilton Avenue Torrance CA 90502 866-901-3212

West Covina Child Support & Enforcement Office 2934 East Garvey Avenue South West Covina CA 91791 866-901-3212