Family Services

    Results: 19

  • Absent Parents (1)
    YK-6500.0200

    Absent Parents

    YK-6500.0200

    Parents who have left and are no longer living with their families.
  • Abused Children (1)
    YX-0500

    Abused Children

    YX-0500

    Individuals younger than age 18 who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of violence and/or neglect which may include emotional abuse, emotional deprivation, physical abuse and corporal punishment that results in a traumatic condition, physical neglect and/or inadequate supervision, and/or sexual abuse or exploitation.
  • Birth Certificates (3)
    DF-7000.1200

    Birth Certificates

    DF-7000.1200

    Programs that maintain and, where appropriate, provide copies of birth certificates, i.e., documents which certify the date and place of a person's birth as well as his/her parentage. Available in most jurisdictions are authorized copies which are required to obtain a driver’s license, passport, Social Security card and other services related to an individual’s identity; and informational copies which cannot be used to establish a person’s identity. Only individuals designated by law have access to authorized copies of a person's birth certificate.
  • Child Abuse Issues (1)
    YZ-1450

    Child Abuse Issues

    YZ-1450

    Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of child abuse.
  • Children in Kinship Care (1)
    YK-8000.1300

    Children in Kinship Care

    YK-8000.1300

    Children who live with a grandparent, aunt, uncle or other relative, member of the child’s tribe or clan, godparent, stepparent, friend of family or another adult who has a long-standing relationship with the child or the family under a formal or informal arrangement in situations where their parents are no longer able or willing to provide for their care.
  • Domestic Violence Hotlines (2)
    RP-1500.1400-200

    Domestic Violence Hotlines

    RP-1500.1400-200

    Programs that provide immediate assistance for women and men who have experienced domestic abuse which may include steps to ensure the person's safety; short-term emotional support; assistance with shelter; legal information and advocacy; referrals for medical treatment; ongoing counseling and/or group support; and other related services. Hotline staff are generally available via the telephone, email, live chat, texting and/or instant message (IM).
  • Domestic Violence Issues (1)
    YZ-1750

    Domestic Violence Issues

    YZ-1750

    Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of domestic violence, i.e., spouse/partner abuse.
  • Early Pregnancy Classes (1)
    LJ-5000.1500-180

    Early Pregnancy Classes

    LJ-5000.1500-180

    Programs that offer classes for the expectant woman and her partner, generally during the first six months of pregnancy, which focus on anatomy and physiology, fetal development, emotional adjustments, discomforts of pregnancy and means of relief, nutrition, the effects of smoking and drinking on fetal development and options for childbirth preparation.
  • Families With Adolescents (1)
    YK-2000.2000

    Families With Adolescents

    YK-2000.2000

    Family units that consist of parents and one or more children age 13 through 17.
  • Families/Friends of Mentally Ill (4)
    YJ-5500

    Families/Friends of Mentally Ill

    YJ-5500

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have clinically significant behavioral or psychological problems, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the mentally ill individual.
  • Family Based Services (2)
    PH-2360

    Family Based Services

    PH-2360

    Programs that provide a wide variety of social services that are designed to support healthy family development, improve the family's ability to resolve problems (such as poverty, unemployment, ill health, homelessness, substandard housing, educational difficulties, substance abuse, adolescent pregnancy, delinquency and physical and developmental problems) and prevent the need for unnecessary placement of children in foster care, group homes, inpatient substance abuse or mental health treatment programs, residential training schools or other alternative environments when family problems reach crisis proportions. Services may include home visiting services that focus on public health issues (especially prenatal), mental health and substance abuse counseling, home management instruction, success in a child care setting, parenting skills development, stress management, tutoring, pregnancy awareness and AIDS awareness; may be available to the community at large, to families at risk for dissolution or those currently in crisis; and may be offered by a single agency or a coalition of agencies that have agreed to provide services according to a coordinated case plan.
  • Long Term Care Issues (1)
    YZ-4750

    Long Term Care Issues

    YZ-4750

    Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of long term care and the individuals who require it.
  • Maternity Clothing (1)
    BM-6500.1500-500

    Maternity Clothing

    BM-6500.1500-500

    Programs that pay for or provide clothing that women can wear during pregnancy.
  • Parenting Issues (4)
    YZ-6200

    Parenting Issues

    YZ-6200

    Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of parenting.
  • Parents of Teens (2)
    YK-6500.6350

    Parents of Teens

    YK-6500.6350

    Parents, one or more of whose children is an adolescent.
  • Paternity/Maternity Establishment (2)
    LF-5350.6500

    Paternity/Maternity Establishment

    LF-5350.6500

    Programs that help to determine the probability of parenthood in disputes involving a claim or denial of paternity or maternity by analyzing blood and tissue samples from the assumed father or mother for compatibility with the child's blood and tissue. Included are programs that establish claims of fatherhood or motherhood in situations where immigrants are seeking family-based visas for their offspring or parents.
  • Sexually Abused Children (1)
    YX-0500.8000

    Sexually Abused Children

    YX-0500.8000

    Individuals younger than age 18 who have been sexually assaulted by a family member, acquaintance or stranger or who have been subjected to sexual exploitation in the form of child prostitution or child pornography.
  • WIC (3)
    NL-6000.9500

    WIC

    NL-6000.9500

    A federally-funded program that provides nutrition education and food vouchers for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children younger than age five who cannot afford an adequate diet and, in the case of infants older than six weeks of age, who have a condition which shows a need for better nutrition. Vouchers are picked up at a WIC site (which are usually located in an health center that provides maternity and/or pediatric care) on a monthly basis and may be exchanged for milk, cheese, eggs, cereal, juice, vegetables, peanut butter, beans and formula in most grocery stores. In some states, WIC benefits are made available through electronic transfer benefit (EBT) cards.
  • Youth Development (1)
    PS-9800

    Youth Development

    PS-9800

    Programs that provide opportunities for children and youth to participate in a wide range of recreational, cultural, social and civic activities through membership in clubs, scout troops and other youth groups whose purpose is to help youngsters develop their potential and grow into healthy, educated, responsible and productive adults.
 
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