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Mission | Vision | Values

Department Mission

DCFS is working to keep children safe, helping individuals and families become self-sufficient, and providing safe refuge during disasters.

Department Vision

We care for the well-being and safety of Louisiana's people.

Department Values

Treating all people with dignity, compassion and respect, while providing services with integrity.

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