DYFS

AcronymDefinition
DYFSDo You Feel Safe?
DYFSDo You Feel Stupid?
DYFSDivision of Youth and Family Services
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DYFS is responsible for investigating allegations of child abuse and neglect and if necessary arranging for the child's protection and the family's treatment.
a non-profit organization which has sued DYFS and other child welfare agencies.
If they decide the child faces imminent danger, they remove him or her from the home and alert DYFS.
I didn't know what to do so I took my brother to kindergarten with me one day and the school called DYFS (Department of Youth and Family Services).
Help arrived only when a neighbor found one of the boys fishing scraps from his trashcan and called DYFS.
holding that the same child's statement to the DYFS worker were not
Aztec will be working with Prince of Peace and assisting them through all stages of this project, from presentation to the zoning board through interior construction documentation, DYFS approvals, and construction bidding and administration.
DYFS was taken out of the large Department of Human Services and placed into the newly created Department of Children and Families, with former state child advocate Kevin Ryan put in charge.
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DYFS director Ed Cotton described the children as bright and reading well.