Department of Social Services (CDSS)
The mission of the California Department of Social Services is to serve, aid, and protect needy and vulnerable children and adults in ways that strengthen and preserve families, encourage personal responsibility, and foster independence. CDSS is comprised of more than 4,200 employees who are responsible for the oversight and administration of programs serving California's most vulnerable residents.
General Information: 916-651-8848
Hearing Impaired: 916-653-7651
Find Child Care
Find Child Care Services via the Department of Social Services website. Select your desired facility type and one of the following: street, city, zip code, county. Or, you can search via facility number.
General Information: 916-651-6040
Frequently Asked Questions
The California Department of Social Services supports programs which serve more than eight million people across our state. This work, accomplished everyday ... http://www.cdss.ca.gov/
Division of California Department of Social Services responsible for programs and services for families and children, providing a statewide system for care ... http://www.childsworld.ca.gov/
GOV | Welcome to the California Department of Social Services ... Please click on any link below to a list of regional or county offices statewide. ... For questions regarding the State of California's Community Care Licensing Division, please ... http://www.ccld.ca.gov/contact.htm
... of 2015, Chapter 5.6) enacted California Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC) § 13302-§13306 authorized the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) ... http://www.cdss.ca.gov/Immigration-Services
Department of Social Services Social Services. Menu Contact Search ... Notice Of Forms Changes · County Letters ... Child Welfare Services Regulations. http://www.ccld.ca.gov/
Department of Social Services Social Services .... The CalFresh Program helps to improve the health and well-being of qualified households ... we encourage you to apply online at Benefitscal.org or contact your county social services agency. http://www.cdss.ca.gov/calfresh
How to Apply: Apply online: Benefitscal.org or contact your county social services agency in your county. ... Contact the Department of Child Support Services ... http://www.cdss.ca.gov/CalWORKS
Social Security Fraud (800) 772-1213 ... Status of Appeal / Postponement / Cancellation Telephone number: ... California Department of Social Services http://www.cdss.ca.gov/Contact-Us