Foster Care Services

Families who have an active dependency case through the San Luis Obispo County Superior Court are eligible for this service.

This service is provided free of charge.

This service is provided through the Department of Social Services in partnership with San Luis Obispo County Superior Court to all children who are dependents or wards of the Court and are ordered into out of home placement. 

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