Family Services Division (FSD)
The Family Services Division (FSD) has two major roles:
Our Practice Model
Our work is guided by the Family Services Practice Model, which describes what we want to accomplish with the children, youth and families we serve and how we perform that work.
For More Information
To learn more about how both systems work, please read A Parent’s Guide To Vermont’s Child Welfare & Youth Justice Agency.
Our goal is to make sure children and youth live in safe, supportive, and healthy environments. To that end, we work in partnership with parents, relatives, educators, law enforcement, community-based service providers, courts, foster parents, and others. We do not do this work alone!