Hertford County Department of Social Services Board recognized seven employees with Spotlight Awards for “Outstanding Customer Service” at their board meeting on Tuesday, October 2, 2018.
Pictured standing from left to right are Jacqueline White (Supervisor II), Kathy Richmond (Supervisor), Patricia Vann (Supervisor), Brenda Brown (Director of DSS), Deborah Morrison (DSS Board Vice-Chair), Renee Tann (DSS Board Chair), and William Mitchell (DSS Board Member). Board members not pictured are Walter Goodwyn and Evelyn Lassiter. Seated from left to right are employees; Ivy Boyce (Income Maintenance Caseworker III), Angela Brown (Income Maintenance Caseworker II), Tameka Knight (Income Maintenance Caseworker II), Rochelle Askew (Income Maintenance Caseworker II), Kimberly Ward (Income Maintenance Caseworker II), Marquitta Holloman (Social Worker II), and Betty Williams (Income Maintenance Caseworker II).
Social Services Page
To Report Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation of Children or Elderly,
please call (252) 358-7830
After hours please call (252) 358-7800, or call 911.
The Hertford County Department of Social Services is an agency committed to the belief that all the citizens of Hertford County should be adequately fed, clothed, sheltered and provided with an opportunity to become as self-sufficient as possible. The agency is responsible for operating the assigned government programs according to the rules and regulations promulgated by the governing bodies responsible for the implementation of each program.
It is the responsibility of the agency to assure that all individuals who are eligible for various programs are aware of these resources and benefits and have an opportunity to apply for any assistance which may be needed and for which they may be eligible.
The Hertford County Department of Social Services is a single point of entry to assists those Hertford County citizens who are in need for services. We strive daily and is fully committed to ensure that all clients are treated equal and will receive quality service within our agency to meet their needs. The Hertford County Department of Social Services is located on 704 North King Street Winton, NC.
To apply for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, the Food & Nutrition Program, Medicaid or other types of assistance, you must apply at the DSS office in the county in which you reside.
To apply for assistance, please visit our location. Once an application is filed with our office, you will be assigned a caseworker and an appointment will be set up for you. Your caseworker will discuss your needs and assess if you are eligible for services. This initial interview with your caseworker will take from 1-1 1/2 hours. Your eligibility is determined within the following timeframes:
Food & Nutrition – 30 days
TANF/Medicaid – 45
Services / Programs
All staff can be contacted by calling (252) 358-7830 or visiting the DSS location.
All Office Hours:Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
|PO Box 218|
|704 N King Street|
|Winton, NC 27986|
|Tel: (252) 358-7830|
|Fax: (252) 358-0597|
Tiffiany Walton, Supervisor
Patricia Nixon-Vann, Supervisor
Tiffiany Walton, Supervisor
Jacqueline White, Supervisor