Child Welfare Services

Comprehensive Youth Services partners with Fresno County Department of Social Services to provide a variety of services to families involved with Child Welfare Services. Most services are offered in conjunction with Supervised Visitation to help parents work towards reunification with their children.

Who is eligible for these services?

Only individuals referred by their Fresno County Department of Social Services Social Worker are eligible for these services.

What is the cost?

There is no cost for services for eligible children and family members.

Where are services offered?

Services are provided at two convenient CYS locations in Fresno:

  • CYS Clinical Facilities – 4545 N. West Avenue – (559) 229-3561
  • Santa Ana House – 3654 E. Santa Ana – (559) 222-8703

What Services are Offered?

  • Supervised Visitation
  • Supervised Visitation in a Therapeutic Setting
  • Co-Parenting Education
  • Anger Management Classes
  • Counseling Services
  • Parent Support Groups


Please direct questions to your Social Worker or contact CYS at (559) 229-3561.

Program Staff:

Supervised Visitation – Ivana Townsend – (559) 229-3561

Parenting Education & Training – Veronica Farwell – (559) 229-3561

Counseling Services – Lisa Brott, LCSW – (559) 229-3561

Supervised Visitation in a Therapeutic Setting – Lauri Andersen, LMFT – (559) 229-6544