Frequently Asked Questions
Manatee Children’s Services is here to help our community. We believe in helping children in dangerous situations and providing valuable resources to our community. Do you have unanswered question? Please see our list of frequently asked questions and find an answer now.
MCS provides a full spectrum of programs serving over 16,000 children and families annually. Since its inception in 1977 as the Manatee County’s first and only emergency shelter for abused children in foster care, MCS has grown to offer programs in treatment, prevention, intervention, and residential services.