division of human services administration

DHS Administration

Mission & Vision Statement:

The Administration of the Seneca County Division of Human Services supports a user friendly, quality based human services organization that addresses the needs of Seneca County and its constituents.


  • Directory of External Agencies
  • Assistance to all employees
  • Financial oversight and budgeting
  • Strategic planning, staff development and orientation
  • Grant writing and inter-agency collaboration

Resources For Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect:


  • Commissioner – Tracy L. VanVleck
  • Deputy Commissioner – Cindy L. Swarthout
  • Phone: 315-539-1830
  • Fax: 315-539-4251


Children & Family Services

Child Support Collection Unit

Foster Care


Temporary Assistance

Personal Care & Aide Department

Fraud Investigation

Public Defender


Workforce Development & Youth Bureau