Welcome to The North Carolina Association of County Directors of Social Services (NCACDSS)


The North Carolina Association of County Directors of Social Services
(NCACDSS) is a non-profit association representing the social service directors across  North Carolina’s counties. The association’s mission is to inform, educate, and empower its members in order to strengthen agencies, programs and the delivery of social services to families and individuals.

To accomplish this mission, NCACDSS:

  • Promotes sound and progressive social planning and effective methods
  • Educates state and federal policy-makers and the public regarding the impact of social services policies on individuals, communities, and county social services operations
  • Collaborates with policy makers, government agencies, community-based and grassroots organizations to improve and strengthen the capacity and delivery of effective services
  • Facilitates communication between and among county social service agencies, and state and federal administrative agencies, including the exchange of knowledge and best and promising practices.

 

News & Announcements

COUNTY DSS OFFICES CLOSURES DUE to INCLEMENT WEATHER

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

  • BRUNSWICK – Close
  • HYDE – Closing  at 1pm
  • CARTERET – Closing at 12pm
  • PITT – Closing at 1pm
  • BEAUFORT – Closing at 3pm
  • ROBESON – Closing at 3:15pm
  • NEW HANOVER – Closing at 3pm
  • COLUMBUS – Closing at 12pm
  • WASHINGTON – Closing at 2pm
  • CRAVEN – Closing at 2:30pm
  • DUPLIN – Closing at 3pm
  • PAMLICO – Closing at 3pm
  • PENDER – Closing at 3pm
  • BERTIE – Closing at 4pm
  • MARTIN – Closing at 4pm
  • JONES – Closing at 12pm

Thursday, January 4, 2018

  • HYDE – Close
  • BEAUFORT – Close
  • NEW HANOVER – Close
  • COLUMBUS – Close
  • DARE – Close
  • ROBESON – Open at 10:30am
  • WASHINGTON – Close
  • PAMLICO – Close
  • PASQUOTANK – Close
  • BRUNSWICK – Close
  • TYRRELL – Close
  • ONSLOW – Close
  • WAYNE – Close
  • JONES – Close
  • CAMDEN – Close
  • PERQUIMANS – Close
  • SCOTLAND – Close
  • MONTGOMERY – Opening at 11am / Close at 4pm
  • LEE – Close
  • CARTERET – Close
  • BLADEN – Close
  • CUMBERLAND – Close
  • CHATHAM – Opening at 11am
  • CRAVEN – Opening at 11am
  • PENDER – Close
  • GREENE – Close
  • RICHMOND – Close
  • PITT – Close
  • HARNETT – Close
  • MARTIN – Close
  • MOORE – Close
  • EDGECOMBE – Close
  • SAMPSON – Close
  • FRANKLIN – Close
  • BERTIE – Close
  • WARREN – Close
  • VANCE – Opening at 10:30am
  • NASH – Close
  • PERSON – 2 Hour Delay
  • LENOIR – Close
  • DURHAM -Close
  • AVERY – Opening at 10am
  • ALAMANCE – Opening at 10am
  • WILSON – Close
  • GATES – Close
  • HERTFORD – Close
  • JOHNSTON – Closing at 4pm
  • NORTHAMPTON – Close
  • IREDELL – Closing at 12pm
  • CURRITUCK – Close
  • CHATHAM – Close
  • HOKE – Close
  • RANDOLPH – 3 Hour Delay

Friday, January 5, 2018

  • DARE – Close
  • ONSLOW – Open
  • JONES – 2 Hour Delay (w/possible closure)
  • JOHNSTON – Opening at 11:30am / Closing at 4pm
  • IREDELL – Close
  • BRUNSWICK – Close
  • WASHINGTON – Close
  • PERQUIMANS – Close
  • DURHAM – Opening at 11am
  • TYRRELL – Close
  • BERTIE – Close
  • MONTGOMERY – Opening at 10am
  • BEAUFORT – Close
  • LEE – Opening at 11am
  • ONSLOW – Close
  • MARTIN – Close
  • EDGECOMBE – Close
  • CURRITUCK – Close
  • PAMLICO – Opening at 11am
  • JONES – Close
  • CRAVEN – Close
  • HYDE-close
  • PENDER-close
  • GATES – Close
  • CAMDEN – Close
  • PITT – Opening at 12pm / Closing at 4pm
  • WILSON – 10am
  • HERTFORD – Close
  • ROBESON – Close
  • SAMPSON – Opening  at 10am
  • LENOIR – Opening at 12pm
  • GREENE – 2 Hour Delay
  • PAMLICO – Close
  • HARNETT – Opening at 10am
  • PASQUOTANK – Close
  • BLADEN – Open 830am – 5pm
  • CHATHAM – 3 Hour Delay
  • GREENE – Opening at 10am
  • MOORE – 2 Hour Delay
  • WAYNE – Opening at 10am  / Closing at 4pm
  • NEW HANOVER – Opening at 11am / Closing at 5pm
  • HOKE – Opening at 10am
  • CARTERET – Close

Monday, January 8, 2018

  • DARE – Opening at 8:30am
  • ONSLOW – Open
  • HYDE-Open
  • PENDER – Close (due to frozen pipes)
  • DUPLIN – Opening at 12pm
  • PITT – Opening at 10am
  • LENOIR – Opening at 10am
  • PAMLICO – Opening at 11am
  • HERTFORD – Opening at 8:30am
  • BERTIE – Close
  • CRAVEN – Opening at 11am
  • BEAUFORT -Opening at 10am
  • JOHNSTON – Opening at 9am
  • EDGECOMBE – Opening at 10am
  • PERQUIMANS – Opening at 11am
  • TYRELL – Opening at 12pm
  • CHOWAN – Close

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

  • PENDER – Close (due to frozen pipes)

 

2017 Dates

Friday, December 8, 2017

  • Buncombe- close at 1pm
  • Ashe – close at 3pm
  • McDowell- close at 12:30pm
  • Iredell -close at 2:45pm
  • Haywood- close at noon
  • Cherokee- close at noon
  • Rockingham – close at 3:3pm
  • Polk – close at 1:30pm
  • Madison – close at 1:30pm
  • Swain – close at 12:30pm
  • Henderson – close at noon
  • Avery – close at noon
  • Macon -close at 8:30am

SECOND ROUND JANUARY 2018 – COUNTY DSS OFFICES CLOSURES DUE to INCLEMENT WEATHER

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

  • Montgomery – Opens at 10am

 

 

 

 

HB 630 (Session Law 2017-57)

Here is the link to the Social Services microsite https://www.sog.unc.edu/resources/microsites/social-services, where you can find meeting materials, notices, and related information under the heading “Social Services Working Group.