Buffalo Youth Service Department in Buffalo, New York

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Buffalo Youth Service Department Contact Information

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Buffalo Youth Service Department, a Child, Youth, and Family Services, at Niagara Square, Buffalo NY.

Name
Buffalo Youth Service Department
Address
65 Niagara Square
Buffalo, New York, 14202
Phone
716-851-5177
Fax
716-851-5368

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About the Buffalo Youth Service Department

The Buffalo Youth Service Department, located in Buffalo, NY, is an agency that offers programs and services for children in the Erie County area. Children and Family Services promotes the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families. Under the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), the Children and Family Services Office also provides protective services.

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Buffalo Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and child welfare in Buffalo
  • Social services programs
  • Erie County adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Buffalo Child Population by Age, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Relationship of Child to Householder, Income of Households With Children, and School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Buffalo Child Population by Age
 BuffaloErie County
Under Age 310,82730,508
Age 3 to 46,72319,719
Age 53,0859,285
Age 6 to 810,25531,369
Age 9 to 119,03030,986
Age 12 to 148,75732,086
Age 15 to 179,67133,967
Buffalo Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 BuffaloErie County
Children Living in Households58,341187,850
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units32.2%64.5%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units67.8%35.5%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households23,622118,002
Children Living With Male Householder4,23511,983
Children Living With Female Householder30,20256,450
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present8.6%7.2%
Buffalo Relationship of Child to Householder
 BuffaloErie County
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)88.6%91.2%
Grandchild7.6%5.8%
Other Relatives2.1%1.3%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.6%1.8%
Buffalo Income of Households With Children
 BuffaloErie County
Median Income of Households with Children$30,523$71,276
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance62.1%29.7%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line45.9%21.6%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line54.1%78.4%
Buffalo School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 BuffaloErie County
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)4,67913,124
Children Enrolled in Public School87.5%86.4%
Children Enrolled in Private School12.5%13.6%