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Family Services

The Family Services Administration (FSA) provides protection, intervention and social services to meet the needs of vulnerable adults and families to help reduce risk and promote self-sufficiency.  FSA administers the following social service programs and grants:

  • Adult Protective Services
  • American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - Stimulus Funds
  • Community Services Block Grant
  • DC Fatherhood Initiative
  • Emergency Rental Assistance Program
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Family Violence Prevention Service Grants
  • Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program
  • Homeless Services
  • Hypothermia Program
  • Office of Refugee Resettlement
  • Parent and Adolescent Support Services (PASS) 
  • Permanent Supportive Housing Program
  • Shelter Monitoring and Quality Assurance
  • Social Services Block Grant
  • Strong Families
  • Teen Parent Assessment Project
  • Temporary Shelter
  • Transitional Shelter
  • Veterans Administration Supportive Housing Program

For eligibility and benefit information, see individual program information.  For more information, call (202) 698-4170 or visit 64 New York Avenue, NE, Washington, DC  20002