Quick Facts

Lucas County Children Services


705 Adams St.
Toledo, OH 43604

Ph: (419) 213-3200
Fx: (419) 327-3291

Executive director


Robin Reese, MSW (interim)

County Commissioners

  • Carol Contrada
  • Pete Gerken
  • Tina Skeldon Wozniak

Classification


County government independent board

Mandate


In accordance with Ohio law, to investigate allegations of child abuse and neglect and to provide protective services to such children in Lucas County.

Direct Services Include



  • Adoptions
  • Assistance with federal entitlements
  • Case management
  • Child protective supervision
  • Children's adoption readiness
  • Daycare
  • Foster care
  • Independent living
  • Investigations
  • Kinship care
  • Parenting instruction
  • Post-adoption
  • Post-emancipation
  • Transportation and visitation

Qualification for Services


Services are for Lucas County families with children determined to be at risk of abuse and neglect.

Revenue Sources


County, State, and Federal

Budget


$41.9 million (2015)

Staff


340 (2015)