Family Services is a private, nonprofit organization that was founded in 1982. It helps children, adults and families throughout the Tulare County in California. The agency delivers various therapeutic, educational and preventative programs, as well as training and development services related to direct services, advocacy and counseling. Family Services offers short-term relief, residential support, permanent housing and substitute parenting for children, teens and adults. In addition, the agency promotes awareness and offers support to emotional, psychological and developmental issues among community members. Its services include crisis intervention, emergency shelter, legal assistance, victim's counseling services, parenting skills education, anger management and emergency assistance. Family Services has an office in Visalia, Calif.