Welcome to Oakland Family Services!  Thank you for your interest in employment with our agency, the area leader in family-strengthening services.

Oakland Family Services is a private, non-profit, non-sectarian community based human services organization serving the community since 1921.  The development of our agency parallels the development of the social work profession for more than a century. Read more about our history.

The success of our agency is due to the commitment and accomplishments of our staff.  All of our staff contribute to building brighter futures for the individuals and families in the communities we serve.

Oakland Family Services provides programs addressing the needs of young and old alike through five service areas:  Behavioral Health, Specialized Services for Youth, Foster Care and Adoption, Early Childhood Services, and Older Adult Specialty Services.

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Oakland Family Services has an established Code of Ethics addressing the responsibilities of each staff to their colleagues, their clients and customers, and the mission, policies and values of the agency.

Oakland Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Agency.  No one is denied care, assistance, or employment because of race, color, religion, gender, age, disability or national origin.

It is a very rewarding feeling to know that the work you do makes a difference in the lives of people in our community.  Our staff tell us that they value working for an organization that is committed to quality.  They also tell us that they have a good working relationship with their supervisor and feel valued by their supervisor and senior management.

Employee Benefits

Along with the value of our work and the culture of our organization, employment at Oakland Family Services offers a very attractive benefits package.

Click here to view Current Employment Opportunities

To view our current open career opportunities, or to apply for a posted position, we invite you to use the link above to connect to our career center.