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.
Location/TelephoneMain Building: 1915 Onslow Drive ExtensionServices Division: 1255 Hargett StreetPEERS Family Development Center: 151 Chaney AvenuePO Box 1379, Jacksonville, NC 28541
(910)455-4145 FAX: (910)219-4983
Emergency Phone: (910)455-3113
Hours of Operation8:00 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, Wednesdays and Thursdays.