DSS COVID-19 Information


COVID-19 Information
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Citizens of Hertford County:
In an abundance of caution and priority for Hertford County’s staff, citizens, customers, clients and visitors; the Department of Social Services enacted the protective measure of limiting access (by the public) to the Department of Social Services to by appointment only, effective Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 at 8:30 am.  This protective measure complies with the Governor’s Executive Orders as well as comport with the County’s Core Values.   Citizens are encouraged to utilize online services and call our main telephone number 252-358-7830 for assistance. Additionally, community members are reminded to please enroll in Code Red, which is an emergency notification system.

Please follow all recommendations from local, state and federal health officials regarding the spread of COVID-19.  We encourage all citizens to stay informed by monitoring local, regional and national media outlets as well as Hertford County’s website (www.hertfordcountync.gov).  Stay safe everyone.