In-Home Services

For more information regarding in-home services, please call 215-730-2240, or email

Family Empowerment Services (FES)

FES provides services designed to strengthen and stabilize families who have been reported to the Child Abuse Hotline, but for whom DHS has determined that there are no active safety threats. Services are designed to prevent children’s placement in foster care.

In Home Protective Services (IHPS)

IHPS provides an array of services designed to strengthen families and avoid placement for families where DHS has determined that there is an active safety threat.