HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY
Kings County Human Services Agency assists people who are experiencing hardship or have been unable to participate fully in social and economic life within the community.
Our Agency is working to meet the needs of the community as it grows and changes by protecting children and elders, providing healthcare coverage, and connecting the community to resources that keep our workforce strong.
Human Services Agency
In Kings County . . .
Protects children from abuse and neglect
Provides health care insurance to low-income children, parents, seniors and disabled adults
Provides temporary economic assistance for those in need
Ensures 24 hour response to seniors who are victims of abuse
Works with the unemployed to sharpen their job hunting skills
Establishes resources and program referral services for dependent adults and seniors
Assists and encourages parenting and pregnant teens to remain in high school
Recruits foster homes for children in need
Helps families in crisis to learn to parent
Helps adults with special needs live independently
Provides support services for grandparents caring for their grandchildren to avoid foster care placement
Kings County is located in the South Central San Joaquin Valley