DC Child and Family Services Agency (CFSA)

Office Hours (9am-5pm, M-F), 24 Hours
Child Protection Services, Placement Services and the Abuse and Neglect Hotline is 24 hrs
200 I St. SE, Washington, DC 20003

States where the organization has representation or a license to practice law

  • Maryland
  • Washington, D.C.


A Title IV-E Child Welfare Agency in the District of Columbia managing prevention, foster care, in-home and adoption services.

Location(s) of the organization

  • Maryland
  • Washington, D.C.

Type of Organization

  • Case Management
Child Welfare

Specialized Competency

  • Runaway/Homeless Youth
We are getting a handle on services and resource families for specialized populations such as LGBTQI and sex-trafficked youth as well as youth who may exhibit a disability.

Target Populations and Restrictions

Populations Served

Domestic, Foreign

Language Capabilites

French, French Creole, English, Spanish, Amharic

Target Populations


  • Serve all genders


  • Serve all genders

Service Restrictions

Age Restrictions: Up to age of 21 for foster care

Direct Victim Services

Basic Necessities

  • Child welfare referral
  • Family reunification


  • Paid internships
  • Unpaid internships

Housing Services

  • Housing financial assistance (includes expenditures for client's rent, shelter stay, hotel/motel stay, temporary host stays, foster placements, or other housing expenses)
  • Transitional housing (>30 days)

Case Management Services

  • Child welfare case management (adoption, pre-adoption, foster care, guardianship)