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

There are 4 Child, Youth, and Family Services in Westchester County, New York, serving a population of 975,321 people in an area of 431 square miles. There is 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 243,830 people, and 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 107 square miles.

In New York, Westchester County is ranked 20th of 62 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per capita, and 4th of 62 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per square mile.

List of Westchester County Child, Youth, and Family Services

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

Briarcliff Manor Youth Department 5 School Road Briarcliff Manor, NY

Hastings On Hudson Youth Service 41 Marion Avenue Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

White Plains Youth Service Department 111 North Kensico Avenue White Plains, NY

Yonkers Youth Service 104 South Broadway Yonkers, NY

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

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

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

Westchester County Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Westchester 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.

Westchester County Child Population by Age
 Westchester CountyNew York
Under Age 331,624680,332
Age 3 to 423,265478,681
Age 511,778218,823
Age 6 to 834,947672,291
Age 9 to 1136,658684,915
Age 12 to 1438,151683,219
Age 15 to 1738,909698,689
Westchester County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Westchester CountyNew York
Children Living in Households215,1184,114,547
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units60.5%53.4%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units39.5%46.6%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households159,8152,697,468
Children Living With Male Householder13,301294,903
Children Living With Female Householder41,1841,097,362
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present5.0%7.2%
Westchester County Relationship of Child to Householder
 Westchester CountyNew York
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)91.3%87.7%
Grandchild5.6%7.9%
Other Relatives1.9%2.8%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.2%1.6%
Westchester County Income of Households With Children
 Westchester CountyNew York
Median Income of Households with Children$127,821$75,565
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance14.0%27.2%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line11.0%20.5%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line89.0%79.5%
Westchester County School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 Westchester CountyNew York
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)10,609277,173
Children Enrolled in Public School82.3%83.4%
Children Enrolled in Private School17.7%16.6%