Help us protect Louisiana's children. Report Child Abuse & Neglect: 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437) toll-free, 24 hours a day, seven days a week

Join Us -- DCFS Careers


If you care about children and families, there's a place for you at DCFS.


Bountiful Benefits


  • Compensation & support available for advanced education
  • Flexible shifts available
  • Overtime available, compensation for on-call hours
  • Health insurance through Louisiana's Office of Group Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Annual leave, sick leave & holiday pay
  • Defined benefit plan, retirement through Louisiana State Employee's Retirement Syst
  • Work in a multi-disciplinary team with other professionals, e.g. attorneys, pediatricians


What are Your Interests? Where Is Your Place?



About The Louisiana DCFS Divisions
Child Welfare CW works to keep children safe and thriving by protecting them against abuse and neglect, reuniting families and finding quality foster and adoptive homes.
Child Support Enforcement CSE promotes parental responsibility so children receive support from both parents, even when they live in separate households.
Economic Stability ES helps stabilize families by providing access to federal eligibility programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Disability Determinations Services

DDS is a state agency funded by the federal government to make disability findings for the Social Security Administration.

Workforce Development

Workforce Development offers participants the opportunity to gain the skills, education, or training needed to overcome barriers to employment, secure high-paying jobs, and achieve economic stability.


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