Child Protective Services (CPS) Child Protective Services

Child Protective Services responsibilities include:

Child Protective Services (CPS) becomes involved with children and families when they are referred by the DFPS Investigations division, which investigates allegations of child abuse and neglect.

Family Services

CPS provides families a variety of services to strengthen families so children can stay safe at home with their parents.

When Children Are in State Care

Stop Child Abuse

Data, Statistics and Presentations

State Laws and CPS Policies

CPS Trainings

English and Spanish

English Only

Reporting Suspected Abuse or Neglect of a Child: A Guide for Professionals