The Department of Social Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or in the provision of services.
Board Of Social Services
- Rhonda Hughes, Chairperson
- J. Michael Lovett
- Denny Garner
- Gloria Artis
- W. Stan Dixon
General Programs & Services
Food Stamp Program:
The Food Stamp program helps low-income families provide healthy nutritious meals by the use of food stamp benefits they receive monthly. Eligibility for Food Stamps is based on income of the families, number in the household and resources.
Low Energy Assistance Program:
Low-Income Energy Assistance program is a one-time cash benefit to help qualified households with heating expenses.
The Emergency Services programs are designed to meet the essential needs of a household in an emergency. These programs are eligibility based and include heating and cooling related crises.
Information and Referral:
This social work service navigates individuals and families through the network of information and services available within our area.