The Department of Social Services administers all federally mandated programs such as Food Stamps, Medicaid, Work First Family Assistance, Crisis and LIEAP. Childcare, Adoptions and Foster Care services are also provided. They assess child abuse and neglect, and offer help to support and preserve families. They offer services such as Adult Protective Services, Adult Placement Services and Guardianship Services.

The Camden County Board of Social Services meets the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM.  For more information, please call the Camden County Department of Social Services at 252-331-4787.

Energy Assistance Available

The Camden County Department of Social Services is accepting applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program, now through December 31st, 2015 for households of elderly persons (60 years and older) who are disabled and receiving adult/aging services.

Applications for the other households will be accepted starting January 4th, 2016 and continuing through March 31st, 2016.

For more information contact the Camden County Social Services at (252) 331-4787.

Social Services

Craig Patterson Director of Social Services Post Office Box 70, 117 NC Hwy 343 North Camden, NC 27921 252-331-4787