Welcome to Alamance County Department of Social Services


 – The Department of Social Services provides economic assistance to Alamance County citizens with basic subsistence needs.  We work in cooperation with other public and private organizations to protect children, strengthen families and help individuals and families achieve self-sufficiency.

– In order for us to serve you better, North Carolina is currently implementing a new computer system for Food and Nutrition Services and Medicaid.  Unfortunately, you may experience temporary delays in receiving benefits.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

Our Triage / Call Center Hours of Operation have changed to Monday -Friday 8:00 am to 4 pm.

Social Services:  319 North Graham-Hopedale Road • Burlington, NC 27217 • Phone  336-570-6532