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

  1. Generous Sponsors Make the Holiday Season Special

    Generous Sponsors Make the Holiday Season Special

    The holiday projects completed by the Relatives as Parents Program (RAPP) and the Foster Care Licensing Unit of the Department of Social Services served hundreds of children. These projects would not have been so successful without the generosity of so many community partners who sponsored children and families.

  2. Forsyth County DSS Participates in

    Forsyth County DSS Participates in "Christmas for the City"

    Forsyth County DSS employees joined in on the "Christmas spirit" by representing our agency at a community-wide event called "Christmas for the City." The event was held on Friday, December 19th at the Benton Convention Center and is best described as a "Free Christmas party for the city."