Families with Children

Father smiling at daughter sitting next to him

What constitutes a family with children?

DHS considers families with children to be the following households:

  • Families with children younger than 21 years of age
  • Pregnant women
  • Families with a pregnant woman

Families with Children: Applying for Temporary Housing Assistance

Families with Children: The Shelter System

Families with Children: Special Inititatives