Wayne County Children & Youth
Wayne County C & Y - Protective Services
Provide services which promote safer children, successful adolescents, stronger parents, sound families and supportive communities.
The Wayne County Office of Children and Youth, under Pennsylvania law, is mandated to investigate all reports of suspected abuse, neglect, or dependency of children from birth to age 18 in Wayne County. Our professional staff investigate reports made to the office and work with families, when appropriate, to address conditions which adversely affect a child’s care. The staff works with families directly and also coordinates services with community resources to improve family conditions. In-home services, placement services, and adoption services are integral to the child protective service function.
648 Park Street, Suite C
Honesdale, PA 18431
Hours: Monday though Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 253-2391 Fax
  • (570) 253-5102 Ext: 3500 Administration Rozalyn Burke, Administrator
  • (570) 253-5102 Ext: 3502 Administration Amy Bass, Assistant Administrator
  • (570) 253-5102 Main
  • (800) 932-0313 Hotline
  • (800) 620-5102 Other
Email Address: rburke@waynecountypa.gov
Intake Procedure: Whether you are someone required by law to report suspected child abuse (mandated reporter)or someone able and encouraged but not required by law to report suspected child abuse (permissive reporter), take action when you have reasonable cause to suspect that a child is a victim of child abuse.
If the child is in immediate danger call 911
Call ChildLine: 800-932-0313
Contact Wayne County Children and Youth Services at 570-253-5102 or toll-free at 800-620-5102
Mandated reporters may file an electronic report of suspected child abuse through the Child's Welfare Portal.
Public Transportation: Wayne County Transportation System
323 10th St.
Honesdale, Pa. 18431 Monday-Friday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Phone #'s 800-662-0780
Phone 570-253-4280
  • Child Abuse Hotlines
  • Child Abuse Prevention
  • Children's Protective Services
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Wayne County Children & Youth
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