Home | Careers | Font size A A A
Click here to signup for notifications from Howard County Maryland Government
2/3/2016 - 02.03.16 Howard County Seeks Nominations for Excellence in Programs for Children READ MORE
1/29/2016 - 01.29.16 Howard County Office of Children’s Services to hold Preschool/Child Care Information Fair READ MORE
5/1/2013 - 05.01.13 Howard County Celebrates Successes for Children READ MORE
4/3/2013 - 04.03.13 Howard County to Launch Cycle2Health Howard County READ MORE
4/26/2012 - 04.26.12 Howard County Celebrates Successes for Children READ MORE

Howard County Office of Children's Services

Children On Board, Howard County's Preschool and Child Care Information Fair, has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 13 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Ten Oaks Ballroom in Clarksville, Md.  


Welcome to the Howard County Office of Children’s Services. As part of the Department of Citizen Services, our mission is to “provide information and access to resources for families to ensure all children in our community thrive.” The goal of the Office is to work in concert with the community to coordinate, develop, expand, and enhance children’s services in Howard County.

      Family Institute                  Launch Into Learning 

 Parents As Teachers  Care Center 

 Child Care Resource Center  Local Children's Board 

                                        Register Online 

Howard County Office of Children's Services 
Keri Hyde, Administrator
3300 North Ridge Road, Suite 380
Ellicott City, MD 21043
For general information or assistance, contact:   
Voice/Relay: 410-313-1940 
Email:  children@howardcountymd.gov  
FAX: 410-313-1430  

 Facebook Flickr 


The Office of Children's Services is a division of the Howard County Department of Citizen Services.  We post updates on training classes, info on upcoming events and reminders about parent workshops on the Citizen Services Facebook page.  You'll also find posts from the other divisions of Citizens Services, the Office on Aging, Disabilities Services, and Consumer Affairs.