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

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November is National Adoption Month

By Todd Luck / November 18, 2019

November is National Adoption Month, which brings attention to the vital need for adoptive families for children in foster care and acknowledges the role social workers play in adoptions.

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DSS Employment Center Offers Services to Job Seekers

By Todd Luck / November 12, 2019

The Employment Center at the Forsyth County Department of Social Services offers a variety of services to job seekers.


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DSS holding enrollment events to help Medicaid beneficiaries choose a plan

By Todd Luck / November 8, 2019

The Forsyth County Department of Social Services, 741 North Highland Ave, is hosting enrollment sessions to help Medicaid beneficiaries choose a Prepaid Health Plan on the following Tuesdays: October 15th & 29th, and November 12th & 26th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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