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​Welcome to Children and Youth

Huntingdon County Children’s Services is a federally-mandated, state-administered, county-run Protective Services Program for children who are abused and neglected.  This Agency serves children, youth and their families and works to ensure the safety and well-being of Huntingdon County’s children and youth. 
Our Agency works in conjunction with several county agencies and providers to implement in-home and out-of-home services which can include but are not limited to:

  • Counseling and parent support that is designed to keep children at home with their parents; prevent abuse, neglect and exploitation; and help overcome problems that do or could result in dependency or delinquency
  • Foster Care when it becomes necessary to remove a child from their home in order to ensure their safety and well-being
  • Programs that are designed to reunite the child with their family when a child is in foster care; in the event the child cannot return home, there are other programs that provide a permanent family for the child, such as adoption.

For more information about the Agency, please see CYS Mission Vision Values.pdfCYS Mission Vision Values.pdf 

For more information on becoming a foster parent, please see the Foster Parent Manual - July 2020.pdfFoster Parent Manual - July 2020.pdf

To apply to become a foster parent, please fill out the Foster Parent Application.pdfFoster Parent Application.pdf​​​
Reach Us
Huntingdon County Children’s Service
Courthouse Annex II
430 Penn Street
Huntingdon, PA  16652
Phone: (814) 643-3270
Fax: (814) 643-7323
Our hours of operation are:
Monday through Friday
8:30am – 4:30pm
If you have an emergency and need to contact Huntingdon County Children’s Services AFTER HOURS, please call
(814) 643-4300
You can also call the Borough or State Police, or 911
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