"The Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) is responsible for welfare and
employment support, protecting children, foster care and other services to strengthen
The Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS) is the part of DHS that investigates
child abuse; finds foster homes for abused and neglected children; helps low income,
out-of-work parents get back on their feet; and provides numerous support services and
innovative programs to help troubled families."