Child Welfare Services

In Hampton, Child Welfare Services provides services to families under the Code of Virginia mandates. It is the Department's responsibility to ensure that all Hampton children and youth are safe and receive all necessary services to support overall well-being. Child welfare programs include Adoption, Child Protective Services, Foster Care, Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC), Prevention and Family Recruitment.

Child Protective Services (CPS):

Anyone who suspects that children are being abused or neglected may call anonymously to the local hotline (757) 727-1885 between the hours of 8am to 4:30pm Monday thru Friday or the statewide toll free hotline at 1-800-552-7096, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and during holidays.

Foster Parenting:

Want to become a foster parent? Contact (757) 727-1946 and ask us how.

For all other questions, contact our office at 757-727-1800.