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Department of Social Services

Laurie Potter, DSS Director, [email protected]
Crystal Gibbs, Receptionist, [email protected]

Our office is located at 35015 US Hwy 264, Engelhard, NC 27824
Mailing address: P.O. Box 100, Engelhard, NC  27824
Phone: (252) 926-4476 Fax: (252) 926-3711

2019 Schedule of services on Ocracoke

2019 Schedule for Child Support Worker on site at DSS

Attention Medicaid Recipients

Hawkins v. Cohen (5:17-CV-581 E.D.N.C.) is a federal lawsuit filed in 2017 on behalf of
Medicaid beneficiaries in North Carolina. The Court has ordered N.C. DHHS and all 100
county DSSs to stop terminations or reductions of Medicaid benefits until eligibility
under all Medicaid categories has been considered and proper notice of the termination
has been sent.

Full Hawkins Notice
Full Hawkins Notice (Spanish)

Mattamuskeet Opportunities

Hyde DSS   ADAP (Adult Day Activities Program)    
Contact Person:  Chanta G. Rickard, [email protected]

The office is located at 69 Church Street, Fairfield, NC 27826
Mailing address: P.O. Box 100, Engelhard, NC 27824
Phone: (252)926-5411
Fax: (252)926-5881