Contact Social Services

Susan Chaney
Social Services
P.O. Box 107 / 103 Charles Street
Hertford, NC 27944
(252)426-7373
Fax: (252)426-1240

Latest Events

Tue Sep 18 @ 7:00PM -
Special Called Planning Board Meeting
Thu Sep 20 @ 5:30PM -
Social Services Board Meeting
Mon Oct 01 @ 7:00PM -
Commissioners Regular Meeting
Tue Oct 09 @ 7:00PM -
Planning Board Meeting
Thu Oct 11 @ 8:00AM -
Soil & Water Conservation Meeting
Mon Oct 15 @ 7:00PM -
Commissioners Work Session
Thu Oct 18 @ 5:30PM -
Social Services Board Meeting
Mon Nov 05 @ 7:00PM -
Commissioners Regular Meeting
Tue Nov 13 @ 7:00PM -
Planning Board Meeting
Thu Nov 15 @ 5:30PM -
Social Services Board Meeting
Programs and Services

Child and Family Social Work Services

  • Protective Services (abuse, neglect, and dependency)
  • Family Preservation and Support Services
  • Foster Care
  • Placement Services for Children
  • Adoption Services
  • Recruitment and licensing of Family Foster Homes
  • Independent Living Program for Foster Children (NC LINKS)
  • Interstate Compact

Adult Social Work Services

  • Protective Services (abuse, neglect, and exploitation)
  • Guardianship Services
  • Adult Placement Services
  • In-Home Aide Services
  • Monitoring of Group Home Facilities
  • Services for the Blind
  • Adult and Family Health Support Services

Economic Services

  • Medical Coverage (Medicaid)
  • Special Assistance to Elderly and Disabled Adults
  • NC Health Choice
  • Work First Family Assistance
  • Work First Employment Services
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Child Day Care Subsidies
  • Low Income Energy Assistance
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Medical Transportation Services
  • Electronic Benefit Card (EBT) Food Stamps
  • Commodities

Additional Services

  • Fraud Investigation
  • Work Permits
  • Interpreting Services
  • Representative Payee Services