The Mississippi Department of Human Services provides in-home care, transportation and case management services for senior citizens. It also offers financial assistance and support services for children. The department offers child care assistance services for low-income families. It provides investigative services on issues related to the abuse, neglect and exploitation of vulnerable adults. It also provides professional counseling, education, rehabilitative and therapeutic treatment services for children. The department offers a supervision program for youth offenders. It provides vocational training programs on topics related to welding, carpentry, engine repair and brick masonry. The department operates a hot line for children who face neglect and abuse. It also provides employment opportunities and independent living programs for youths. The Mississippi Department of Human Services offers training for the development of citizenship skills.