Department of Social Services

How to Report Child and Adult Abuse and Neglect

To report Child Abuse & Neglect call (336)703-(ABUSE) 2287 or fax 336-726-0249 (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

Elder Abuse Awareness Walk Department of Social Services

Elder Abuse Awareness Walk

Published by Kim Johnson, PTRC Area Agency / June 29, 2022

Social Services staff participated in the Piedmont Triad Regional Council Area Agency on Aging, hosted by the Piedmont Triad’s Elder Abuse Awareness Walk, Stroll and Roll at Triad Park in Kernersville on June 18.

Fan Giveaway Department of Social Services

Fan Giveaway

Published by Tina Lewis / June 17, 2022

Requests for fan are greater than supply and we will maintain a waiting list


The Department of Social Services to Distribute Fans Department of Social Services

The Department of Social Services to Distribute Fans

Published by Tina Lewis / May 31, 2022

Forsyth County Department of Social Services (DSS) is accepting applications from residents who need electric fans.

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