The Department of Social Services is a part of the Prince William County government and offers a wide range of community welfare services. The department offers adult protective services to senior citizens and conducts investigations of abuse and exploitation of individuals with disabilities. It also provides adoption services for foster children that include selecting the adoptive family, and facilitating the transition into the home. The Department also provides adoptive home studies and recommendations to the Court for step-parent and parental placement adoptions. It offers meal programs for senior citizens. The department operates a juvenile day reporting center. It is located in Manassas, Va.