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Mission:   It is the goal of Surry Social Services to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Surry County who are in need by providing an array of services while building for the future of our community.

Department Goals:

Provide an array of services to assist families with becoming self-sufficient.

Strengthen families through responsible parenting and healthy marriages/relationships and to prevent abuse and neglect as well as decrease the reoccurrence of abusive behavior.

Deliver high-quality customer-focused services.

Become a learning organization.

Maintain efficiency and accountability in agency operation.



May is declared as National Foster Care Awareness month.  Surry Department of Social Services (DSS) will be having its Foster Care Awareness Celebration on Thursday, May 19, 2016.  For additional information, please contact the Surry DSS at 757-294-5240.