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.

Hours of Operation are Monday -Friday 8:00 am to 5pm.

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

Clients have the right to free interpreter services. Los clientes tienen el derecho de los servicios de intérprete gratis.

Public Notice:  Click on links below to view documents.

Hawkins v. Cohen (English)   

Hawkins v. Cohen (Spanish)


The North Carolina Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) provides a one-time vendor payment to help eligible households pay their heating bills. The time frame to apply for this benefit is December 1st through March 31st of each year.

Guidelines for Applying for Low Income Energy Assistance