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Adult & Children's Services

Adult and Children's Services Resources

Abuse & Neglect

Information on the Children's Protective Services Program, child abuse reporting procedures, and help for parents in caring for their children.


Information on adoption programs, adoption resources, locating birth parents and obtaining information from adoption records.

Adults & Seniors

Information on Adult Protective Services, Independent Living Services, Adult Community Placement Services, and HIV/AIDS Support Services.

Child Fatality Registry

Child Fatality Registry

Child Support

Information on child support services for participants and partners.

Children & Families

Programs for healthy children & families, including immunization, lead poisoning prevention, prenatal smoking cessation, and many others.

Foster Care

Information on the Children's Foster Care program and becoming a Foster Parent.

Hope For A Home

Hope For A Home

Informed Consent for Abortion

Information about the Michigan law that requires certain information be made available to a woman who is seeking an abortion at least 24 hours prior to the abortion procedure.

Juvenile Justice

Information on treatment and services for juvenile offenders, success stories, and more.

Child Welfare & Well-Being

Child Welfare & Well-Being

Prevention and Family Preservation Services

MDHHS and partners support a continuum of prevention services. The continuum is inclusive of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention activities. Visit this page to learn more.