Family Maintenance

Who can use this service?

This service is available to families in crisis in San Luis Obispo County, necessitating the provision of services and case management to ensure the child’s safety and well-being.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When and where is this service offered?

Services are offered throughout the County of San Luis Obispo Social Services offices, which are open Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (closed on County-observed holidays). During non-business hours, phone calls are forwarded to on-call staff who will gather the information and forward/respond accordingly.

The following numbers are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week:

  • ‚Äč(805) 781-KIDS (5437); or
  • (800) 834-5437

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Social Services

Child Hotline Information:

  • If you suspect there is an emergency requiring immediate intervention, call 911
  • To report suspected child abuse or neglect call the 24 hour Child Abuse Hotline at (805) 781-KIDS (5437) or toll free 1-800-834-KIDS (5437)

Adult Hotline Information:

  • If you suspect there is an emergency requiring immediate intervention, call 911
  • To report suspected elder abuse or neglect call the Adult Services Hotline at (805) 781-1790 during regular business hours, or after business hours call (844) 729-8011
  • Mandated Reporter