Child, Youth, and Family Services in Los Angeles County, California

There are 16 Child, Youth, and Family Services in Los Angeles County, California, serving a population of 10,105,722 people in an area of 4,058 square miles. There is 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 631,607 people, and 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 253 square miles.

In California, Los Angeles County is ranked 28th of 58 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per capita, and 9th of 58 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per square mile.

List of Los Angeles County Child, Youth, and Family Services

Find Los Angeles County, California child, youth, and family services.

Challenger Memorial Youth Center 5300 West Avenue I Lancaster, CA

Hawthorne Department of Children & Family Services 11539 Hawthorne Boulevard Hawthorne, CA

Lakewood Youth Center 4658 Woodruff Avenue Lakewood, CA

Lancaster Children & Family Services Department 1150 West Avenue J Lancaster, CA

Los Angeles County Children Service 39959 Sierra Highway Palmdale, CA

Los Angeles County Children Service 2525 Corporate Place Monterey Park, CA

Los Angeles County Children Service 5835 South Eastern Avenue Commerce, CA

Los Angeles County Children Service 3075 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles County Children Service 9320 Telstar Avenue El Monte, CA

Los Angeles County Children Service 335 East Avenue K 6 Lancaster, CA

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 9320 Telstar Avenue El Monte, CA

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 20151 Nordhoff Street Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 4060 Watson Plaza Drive Lakewood, CA

Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services 10355 Slusher Drive Santa Fe Springs, CA

Palmdale Medical California Childrens Service 44920 5th Street East Lancaster, CA

Vera Davis McClendon Youth & Family Center 610 California Avenue Los Angeles, CA

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

Los Angeles County Offices of Child and Family Services (OCFS) are California State, Los Angeles County, or local government agencies that provide programs and services to improve the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families in Los Angeles County, CA. Protective services and certain regulatory functions may also be among the responsibilities of a Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Los Angeles County Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and maltreatment
  • Los Angeles County adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • Social services programs
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Los Angeles County, California

Los Angeles County Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Los Angeles County 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.

Los Angeles County Child Population by Age
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Under Age 3366,0151,449,915
Age 3 to 4258,5161,029,327
Age 5117,038481,878
Age 6 to 8367,4591,502,519
Age 9 to 11371,1391,545,534
Age 12 to 14378,0701,521,932
Age 15 to 17382,6681,520,367
Los Angeles County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Children Living in Households2,239,8939,047,984
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units42.8%49.0%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units57.2%51.0%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households1,451,4616,198,130
Children Living With Male Householder215,231773,999
Children Living With Female Householder563,5552,027,099
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present9.7%8.8%
Los Angeles County Relationship of Child to Householder
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)83.3%85.8%
Grandchild10.9%9.0%
Other Relatives4.3%3.6%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.4%1.6%
Los Angeles County Income of Households With Children
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Median Income of Households with Children$64,412$75,428
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance26.6%25.7%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line22.4%19.5%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line77.6%80.5%
Los Angeles County School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)163,414687,655
Children Enrolled in Public School88.2%88.7%
Children Enrolled in Private School11.8%11.3%