Social Services

The Roanoke County Department of Social Services is one of 120 local departments in Virginia's state-supervised, locally administered public social services system.

Social Services Promotions

Social Services is a department of county government that administers federal, state, and local public financial assistance and social work service programs. Through community based services, Roanoke County Social Services promotes:

  • Citizen independence
  • Protection
  • Self reliance
  • Strengthening families

Roanoke County Department of Social Services Advisory Board

The Roanoke County Department of Social Services Advisory Board meets the 3rd Thursday of every other month at 4 p.m. at DSS.

CommonHelp

CommonHelp

Use CommonHelp to apply online for SNAP (Food Stamps), TANF, Medical Assistance and/or Child Care.

Disclaimer

In accordance with the Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, call 800-795-3272 (voice) or 202-720-6382 (TTY), or write to:
USDA, Director
Office of Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.