All children need and deserve to grow up in a safe, stable family. The Children and Adult Services Department is responsible for assessing and responding to the needs of children, families, seniors, and adults with disabilities who may be experiencing issues of maltreatment, exploitation, or otherwise at risk or in need in our community. We work in partnership with the community to provide a continuum of services that will reduce risk, provide permanency, and improve the well being of all who receive services.
The Family Support Services Department is responsible for assisting individuals and families with a variety of programs that can help meet basic needs. Programs include food assistance, medical assistance and financial assistance. We work in partnership with community resources to provide referrals for individuals and families that may not qualify for assistance or who may need additional services.
The Child Support Department is responsible for ensuring that all children received financial support through locating parents, establishing paternity and establishing support obligations. We work in partnership with the local courts and law enforcement agencies to collaborate our efforts in monitoring and enforcing those obligations.
The Workforce Development Department is responsible for assessing the basic skills, training, education and employment needs of adults, youth and dislocated workers. We also assist businesses in meeting their training and hiring needs so the best employee(s) can be matched quickly. We work in partnership with education providers, economic development, the Department of Labor, and other community stakeholders to support quality employees and employers in Huron County and create opportunities for success.
The Huron County Department of Job and Family Services is responsible for providing services and support to strengthen our community. We provide many avenues for assistance, resources, and referrals. We are delighted you are exploring our web site and hope you find the information valuable.