Department of Social Services

How to Report Child and Adult Abuse and Neglect

To report Child Abuse & Neglect dial (336)703-(ABUSE) 2287 (24 hrs 7 days a week)

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To report Adult Abuse and Neglect dial (336)703-3503 (after 5pm call 911)

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Department of Social Services News

Department of Social Services

February food stamp benefits to be issued January 20 due to shutdown

By Victor Isler / January 18, 2019

Food and Nutrition Services funds for the month of February will be issued on Jan. 20. They are not bonus or additional for January, but are the allocation for February. No more FNS funds will be issued until federal funding is authorized or the federal shutdown is resolved.

Department of Social Services

Social Services sponsors make Christmas wishes come true

By Todd Luck / January 11, 2019

Forty-five sponsors helped the Forsyth County Department of Social Services (FCDSS) make sure all 240 children in its custody during the holidays received presents for Christmas.


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