The mission of the
Department of Family Services (DFS) is to ensure the creation of
effective community-based services that enhance the quality of life for
the individuals and families of Prince George's County.
Message From the Director
Welcome to the Department of Family Services webpage! You can find an abundance of information here from the latest copy of our Family Matters newsletter, upcoming educational trainings and important resources that may help you and your family deal with the challenges of today and tomorrow.
We at the Department of Family Services are proud of our mission to provide programs that strengthen families and individuals to help them realize their full potential and contribute to their communities in order to enhance their quality of life. Our department is comprised of 3 divisions that serve the aging and disabled, victims of domestic violence, as well as children, youth and families in need of support and resources.
We are grateful for your interest and invite you to visit our site regularly for news and upcoming events. If you do not find the information you are seeking or if you need additional information call our office at 301-265-8401.