Catawba County Department of Social Services

Hickory, NC - 28602

Catawba County Department of Social Services

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3030 11th Avenue Dr S.E.
Hickory, NC - 28602


  • Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


(828) 695-5600

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Information on Services

Catawba County Social Services mission is to strengthen, with dignity and respect, the quality of life for all citizens through supportive services and advocacy. They work to prevent social problems, maintain those unable to care for themselves, help the able-bodied become employed, protect children and adults from abuse and neglect, help children have permanent homes, and give the elderly and disabled a choice to remain in their own homes. 

Range of services includes the following:

 Family Support Services includes daycare assistance, food stamps, family Medicaid and child support

 Adult Services includes Medicaid, long-term care assistance, special assistance in home, and adult protective services

 Senior Nutrition Services includes Meals on Wheels and Seniors Morning Out

 Family & Children Services includes child protective services, prevention and child wellbeing programs, counseling and residential services

 Foster Care & Adoption includes foster family training and licensure, adoptive family services, post adoption services, reunification of adult adoptees

 Transportation Services includes Medicaid transportation services


2020-10-18 18:12:41

i need help at home. cleaning, laundry, and some cooking. is there services for this? for disabled senior...

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