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Lackawanna County Children and Youth Services

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200 Adams Ave.  
Email: nicastrod@lackawannacounty.org
Phone: (570) 963-6781
Alternate Phone:  
Fax: (570) 963-6384
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Emergency Response Team - 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.
Agency Description:
This social service agency was established to protect the safety and welfare of children. It provides several services to assist both the child and his/her family when crisis and turmoil might result in the abuse or the neglect of their children. The services available begin with a family assessment, the development of a contract with the family, as well as referral to other agencies, protective services that monitor family functioning, pre-natal care, adoption and foster care services, emergency placement,homemaker and aide services and the investigation of child abuse. After hours services are also available through the auspices of an emergency response team.
LackawannaInfo is made possible by grant support from:  
      The Margaret Briggs Foundation Scranton Area Foundation
      The Huston Foundation United Way of Lackawanna County
        Lackawanna County Department of Human Services The University of Scranton Center for Public Initiatives