The next Social Services Advisory Board meeting will be August 21 at 4:00 pm in the DSS conference room


 Foster Parent Information Sessions

Please join us for a brief overview of the requirements to become a Foster Parent

Foster Parent Training PRIDE Schedule

 Share a Haircut 

 Join Hair Cuttery in supporting children in need!


The mission of the Department of Social Services is people helping people overcome adversity to secure strong futures for themselves, their families and communities. The purpose is to assist families in maintaining or achieving self-sufficiency, protect vulnerable adults and children from abuse and neglect, provide benefits to meet basic needs and cooperate with other organizations in promoting the general welfare of the citizens of Fauquier County.

What's New in Social Services?

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Fauquier County Residents can now apply for Social Services benefits online: Click here to apply online at the Virginia Commonhelp website. 


Community Resources

Visit the page below for additional information on all State programs and to file an application:

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