Social Services

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Services & Provided Resources

Medicaid Center EntranceThe Warren County Department of Social Services manages:

  • Adoption Services
  • Adult Medicaid
  • Adult Services
  • Child Daycare Services
  • Child Protective Services
  • Child Support
  • Family and Childrens Medicaid
  • Foster Care Services
  • Work First Services
  • Food Stamp Unit

Social & Economic Needs

Collage of Images of Children in a RowThe Warren County Department of Social Services provides a wide variety of social work and economic services:

Child & Family Social Work Services

  • Adolescent Parenting Program
  • Adoption Services
  • Family Preservation and Support Services
  • Foster Care Placement
  • Protective Services (abuse and neglect)
  • Recruitment and licensing of Foster Homes

John Graham Center EntranceAdult Social Work Services

  • Adult Care Home Recruitment and Evaluation
  • Adult Foster Care Services
  • Adults Day Care
  • Counseling and Arranging for Services for Disabled Adults
  • Guardianship Services/DocumentCenter/View/3108
  • In-Home Aide Services
  • Protective Services (abuse and neglect)
  • Services for the Blind

Economic Services Programs

Warren County DSS provides services that help low income families get and maintain:

  • Energy Assistance
  • Food Assistance
  • Other Economic Supports for Families
  • Promote Quality Health Care Coverage
  • Support Employment
  • Work

These services include:

  • Adoption Services
  • Child Placement Services for Children
  • Child Protective Services
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Community Based Programs
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Energy Assistance

  • Food Stamps
  • Foster Care
  • Fraud
  • Independent Living Program for Foster Children (NC Links)
  • Licensing Services
  • Multiple Response Systems (MRS)
  • Work First Family Assistance