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Department of Social Services

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Other Agency Phone Numbers:

Child Support (252) 331-4811

Pasquotank Economic Improvement Council (housing assistance) (252) 335-5493

Employment Security Commission (252) 331-4798

Job Link (252) 331-4995

Kids First, Inc. (252) 338-5658

Legal Aid 1-800-682-0010

Medicaid Careline Number 1-800-662-7030 after hours (252) 331-1500

Salvation Army (252) 338-4129

Services for the Blind (252) 338-2126

Social Security Administration (252) 338-1715


Employment Security Commission

National Network for Child Care

National Council on the Aging

North Carolina Rx


Social Security Administration

Links of Interest

NC Department of Health & Human Services
Protects public health, fosters self-reliance, and helps the vulnerable

NC Division of Social Services
Dedicated to assisting and providing opportunities for individuals and families in need of basic economic support and services to become self-supporting and self reliant

NC Division of Medical Assistance
Efficiently manages Medicaid and NC Health Choice for Children so that cost-effective health care services are available to all eligible persons across the state

NC Division of Aging
Responsible for planning, administering, coordinating, and evaluating a community-based system of opportunities, services, and protections to advance the social, health, and economic well being of older North Carolinians

NC Child Support Enforcement
Help children in absent parent families obtain financial support. Locate absent parents and assist in establishing paternity and getting child support payments ordered by the courts

NC Sex Offender & Public Protection Registry

Employment Opportunities

Job Links Program

Work Permits

Funding Assistance for Prescription Medication

North Carolina Rx

Birth Certificates & Other Vital Records

FEMA Information

Social Security Information

Phone Discount Information – Lifeline/Linkup Form & Program Information

Lion’s Club Information

Contact Information

Melissa Stokely, Director
Administrative Officer (Personnel and Fiscal)-Sheri Raynor
Income Maintenance Program Administrator(all economic services)-Janet Sawyer
Social Work Program Administrator (including child care)-Kathy Ford

Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Phone: 252-338-2126
E-mail: melissa.stokley@pcdss.com

The Department of Social Services is located at 709 Roanoke Ave. Click Here for a Map.

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Economic Independence
Medical Assistance
Adult Services
Children Services

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