Department of Social ServicesThe mission of the Department of Social Services is to enhance the quality of life for citizens of Currituck County. A team of social workers, income maintenance caseworkers, management personnel, and a support staff of 37 employees work to provide economic and Social Work services to the citizens of Currituck County.
The Department of Social Services operates under a five-member board appointed to three-year terms. Two Board members are State appointed, two members are appointed by the Board of Commissioners, and one member is appointed by the Department of Social Services Board.
The present board consists of:
Chairman, Connie Harrelson
Vice-Chairman, Walter Gallop
In the News
2013 Operation Santa Assists More Than 500 Children in Currituck County
During the 2013 Operation Santa Claus, a total of 566 children from 263 families in Currituck County received assistance with Christmas gifts. This assistance came from 39 sponsors. In addition, 28 foster children were provided gifts through a $5,000 donation from Towne Bank.
Dennis Anderson Motor Sports partnered with Dollar General in Grandy, Family Dollar in Grandy and the Dollar Tree in Southern Shores through Operation Homefront to collect toys, and Beach Bums provided bikes.
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What This Department Does
Please DO NOT make a child or adult protective serivices report by E-mail.