Child, Youth, and Family Services in Monroe County, New York

There are 2 Child, Youth, and Family Services in Monroe County, New York, serving a population of 748,680 people in an area of 658 square miles. There is 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 374,340 people, and 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 328 square miles.

In New York, Monroe County is ranked 22nd of 62 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per capita, and 10th of 62 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per square mile.

List of Monroe County Child, Youth, and Family Services

Find Monroe County, New York child, youth, and family services.

Monroe County Law Department Childrens Service Unit 50 West Main Street Rochester, NY

Rochester Youth Services Bureau 25 Franklin Street Rochester, NY

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

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

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

Monroe County Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Monroe 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.

Monroe County Child Population by Age
 Monroe CountyNew York
Under Age 324,206680,332
Age 3 to 417,329478,681
Age 58,543218,823
Age 6 to 825,709672,291
Age 9 to 1126,174684,915
Age 12 to 1427,058683,219
Age 15 to 1727,404698,689
Monroe County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Monroe CountyNew York
Children Living in Households156,3674,114,547
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units62.8%53.4%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units37.2%46.6%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households91,6822,697,468
Children Living With Male Householder11,167294,903
Children Living With Female Householder52,7931,097,362
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present8.2%7.2%
Monroe County Relationship of Child to Householder
 Monroe CountyNew York
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)91.4%87.7%
Grandchild6.1%7.9%
Other Relatives1.4%2.8%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.1%1.6%
Monroe County Income of Households With Children
 Monroe CountyNew York
Median Income of Households with Children$71,436$75,565
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance29.8%27.2%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line21.9%20.5%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line78.1%79.5%
Monroe County School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 Monroe CountyNew York
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)11,413277,173
Children Enrolled in Public School87.2%83.4%
Children Enrolled in Private School12.8%16.6%