• Social Services

  • Department:
  • Mission

  • The Department of Social Services assists Onslow County citizens in meeting their basic daily living needs through financial, nutritional, and medical assistance.  The department promotes the well-being of citizens through social work services to strengthen families, protective services to prevent or remedy abuse, neglect or exploitation of vulnerable children and disabled or elderly adults.


    Main Building: 1915 Onslow Drive Extension  

    PO Box 1379, Jacksonville, NC 28541  


     Services Division:  1255 Hargett Street
    PEERS Family Development Center:  151 Chaney Avenue

     (910)455-4145  FAX:  (910)219-4983 

     Emergency Phone:  (910)455-3113 

     Hours of Operation
    8:00 am to 5:00 pm 

    To better serve you, we have extended our hours of operation for economic service applications and recertifications to 7:00 am - 5:00 pm, on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

    Every Wednesday beginning February 5, 2014 the Economic Services building will be open to the public from 7:00 am - 2:00 pm.


  • Social Services
    1915 Onslow Drive Extension
    Jacksonville, NC  28540
    PH: 910-455-4145
    FX: 910-219-4983
    Link to Google Map

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Saturday, Sunday & Holidays - Closed