Providing Safe and Secure homes
for children


Foster Care & Adoption

Oakland Family Services provides safe and loving homes for children through foster care and adoption. The agency also ensures that there are enough temporary homes for children through the training and licensing of foster parents.

Early Childhood

Oakland Family Services provides programs that assist families with parenting challenges in the comfort of their homes. Programs provided also identify and assist with children's developmental delays. Offerings include Early On, the Fussy Baby program and the Parents as Teachers program.

before 3 to succeed

The first years of life are a pivotal time for brain development in children. This special initiative aims to help children ages 0-3 and their parents get the best start they can on their path to a brighter future. It seeks to identify and assist with developmental delays in children and to provide parents with information and skills they need to foster children's growth.