Family & Youth Services

Families are the foundation of our community and our youth are the future of Defiance County. Through budgeting, cooking and life skills programs that promote financial stability, and youth programs like mentoring, service groups and leadership opportunities, our families and youth can be guided to a bright future.

Family Support Services:
Adoption Counseling & Support
Birth & Death Records
Child Care Centers
Children’s Out of Home Respite Care
CPR Certification
Food & Nutrition
Growth & Development Screening
Health & Dental
Mental Health & Support Groups
Parenting Education
Protective Services
Safety Seat Inspections

Scouting Programs
Special Olympics
Youth Agricultural Programs

Social Development/Enrichment:
Free Monthly Book Club (Ages 0-5)
Volunteer Opportunities