Community-Based Services Unit brings together community and home-based services to address the needs of children and families at risk of out-of-home placement as well as the needs of children at risk of remaining in the child welfare system without a permanent family.
The five Families for Kids goals direct the coordination and delivery of proactive, individualized, family-centered services with an emphasis on safety, permanence and collaboration between families / caregivers / agencies and our community.
- Community-Based Family Support
- One Coordinated Assessment
- One Social Work Team
- Single Stable Placement
- One Year To A Permanent Home
Community-Based Services Include:
- School-Based Prevention
- Foster and Adoption Recruitment
- Specialized Foster Care
- Post Adoption Support
For a listing of county-wide programs & services offered by Buncombe County Government, please visit our Services for Children section.
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.