Bakersfield (Main Office)
100 E California Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(661) 631-6000
(661) 631-6200 (TTY)

Kern County Department of Human Services

The Department of Human Services is dedicated to providing services to individuals with disabilities and will make reasonable accommodations as needed to ensure that all individuals have the opportunity to participate in services, programs, or activities necessary to meet program requirements.

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Families Formed With Love  Become a Resource
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Safely Surrendered Baby Law  English PSA 1 2
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 Kern Partnership for Children and Families PSA

Combating Gang Violence
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 New Life Training Center  Stay Focused

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