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Office Address Phone Email
Division of Children and Family Services

P.O. Box 1437, Slot S560
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437

501-682-8770
TDD: 501-682-1442
​Fax:501-682-2491

 

DCFS Executive Staff

Name Title Phone Email
Mischa Martin DCFS Director

501-396-6483

Email
Beki Dunagan Deputy Director

501-682-8432

Email
Diane Smithson Assistant Director, Office Finance and Administration

501-320-6068

Email
Anne Wells Assistant Director, Mental Health Services

501-682-8771

Email
Christin Harper Assistant Director, Infrastructure & Specialized Programs

501-682-8541

Email
Leslie Sebren Assistant Director, Prevention and Reunification

501-682-6659

Email
Megon Bush Assistant Director, Placement Supports and Community Outreach

501-682-8433

Email
Angela Newcomb Assistant Director, Community Services

501-320-3923

Email
Mika Wagner Administrative Assistant to DCFS Director

501-396-6203

Email

Area Directors

Area Counties Director Phone Cell
I Benton, Carroll, Madison, Washington Jedi Thompson 479-273-9011 ext: 118 479-366-6857
II Crawford, Franklin, Johnson, Logan, Scott, Sebastian, Yell Sarah Sharum 479-782-4555 ext: 3133  479-650-4283
III Clark, Garland, Hot Spring, Howard, Montgomery, Perry, Pike, Polk, Saline Regina Hill (Acting) 870-285-3111 ext: 108 870-918-0356
IV Columbia, Hempstead, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada, Ouachita, Sevier, Union Aquonette White 870-773-0563 ext:10355 870-918-2461
V Baxter, Boone, Conway, Faulkner, Marion, Newton, Pope, Searcy, Van Buren Stephanie Beasley 501-852-2403 501-837-8076
VI Pulaski Greg Moore 501-371-1122 501-231-2725
VII Bradley, Calhoun, Cleveland, Dallas, Grant, Jefferson, Lincoln, Lonoke, Prairie Anissa Ballew 870-534-4200 ext: 101 870-552-0046
VIII Clay, Craighead, Fulton, Greene, Izard, Lawrence, Mississippi, Sharp, Randolph Sherry Mangrum 870-972-1732 ext: 1367 870-335-6269
IX Cleburne, Crittenden, Cross, Independence, Jackson, Poinsett, Stone, White, Woodruff Cyndi Rowlett 870-698-1876 ext: 152 870-217-1983
X Arkansas, Ashley, Chicot, Desha, Drew, Lee, Monroe, Phillips, St. Francis Cassandra Scott 870-673-3595 ext: 109 501-626-1728

Programs  & Services

Administration:

Service: Child Maltreatment Central Registry and Background Check Information and Notification 
Contact: 501-682-0405
Website:  Central Registry

Foster Care and Adoption:

Service: Adoption and Guardianship
Contact: 501 396-6199
Website: Adopt Arkansas
Service: Arkansas Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
Contact: 501-682-2447
Service: Foster and Adoptive Parent Inquiry and Application
Contact: 501-682-8008
Website: Adoptive or Foster Parent Inquiry
Service: Foster Care
Contact: 501-396-6477 | Email
Website: Foster Arkansas
Service: Interstate Compact Placement of Children (ICPC)
Contact: 501-682-8556
Service: Mutual Consent Voluntary Adoption Registry
Contact: 501-396-6415 | Email
Website: Mutual Consent Voluntary Adoption Registry
Service: Transitional Youth Services
Contact: 501-320-6012

Prevention and Reunification:

Service: Child Abuse Prevention
Contact: 501-682-6248
Service: Child Protective Services 
Contact: 501-396-6489
Website: How to Report Child Abuse and Neglect
Service: Citizens Review Panel
Contact: 501-396-6489
Service: Differential Response
Contact: 501-682-6807 | Email
Service: In Home Services
Contact: 501-682-8866

Services:

Service: Child Maltreatment 
Contact: 1-800-482-5964
Website:  How to Report Child Abuse and Neglect
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Arkansas Department of Human Services

Arkansas Department
of Human Services
(501) 682-1001

TTY: 1-800-285-1131 or dial 711 for Arkansas Relay Service

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