Chowan County Social Services Department

    North Carolina Division of Social Services
    Children's Services
        Adoption Services
        Child Protective Services
        Foster Care Services and Permanency Planning Services
    Adult Social Services
        Adult Protective Services
        Guardianship Services
        In-home Aide Services
        Medicaid Transportation Services
        Representative Payee Services
    Economic Services
        Adult Medicaid
        Carolina Access
        Child Care Services
        Crisis Program
        Food and Nutrition Program
        LIEAP (Low Income Energy Assistance Program)
        Medicaid to Families and Children
        North Carolina Health Choice for Children
        Program Integrity or Fraud Investigation
        TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)
        Work First Employment Services

You can apply for some services by telephone or completing an application.  You can also request that an application is mailed to you or you can visit our office to pick up an application.  If the application is completed on the phone with a case worker, the application will be mailed to your for your signature.   

NC EPASS is a quick and easy way for individuals and families to learn about and apply for available benefits and services. Online applications are available for Food and Nutrition Services (formerly Food Stamps) as well as Medical Assistance (Medicaid and NC Health Choice or CHIP).

Hours of Operation

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
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
Phone: (252) 482-7441
Address: 100 W. Freemason Circle Edenton, NC 27932
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Chowan County Social Services Department Mission Statement:

Helping hands, to serve citizens of our county to enhance their quality of life and promote self-sufficiency.*
* taken from the Chowan County Social Services Department website

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