The Department of Children, Youth, and Families has 46 field offices that provide services to children and families. Its staff is dedicated to reducing the risk of abuse, finding safe alternatives to out-of-home placement and ensuring the safety and permanency of children in care.

During an average month, DCYF serves about 10,000 children and about 7,800 families. The Alliance partnership enables DCYF to use its staff, expertise and broad regional network to build and deliver a comprehensive continuum of education and training statewide.