Monterey County Social Services for Families

Find Monterey 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.

King City Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting 116 Broadway Street King CA 93930 831-678-2682


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.

Marina Youth Center 211 Hillcrest Avenue Marina CA 93933 831-384-6009

Monterey County Childrens Mental Health Services 2460 Garden Road Monterey CA 93940 831-657-1360

Monterey Youth Center 777 Pearl Street Monterey CA 93940 831-646-3873

Moterey County Family & Childrens Service Seaside 1760 Fremont Boulevard Seaside CA 93955 831-899-8015

Pacific Grove Youth Center 515 Junipero Avenue Pacific Grove CA 93950 831-648-3134

Seaside Health Department Women Infants & Children Nutrition Program 1942 Fremont Boulevard Seaside CA 93955 831-393-3251

Seaside Youth Center 1136 Wheeler Street Seaside CA 93955 831-899-6812


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.

Salinas Child Support & Enforcement Office 752 La Guardia Street Salinas CA 93905 866-901-3212