James City County’s Department of Social Services will open at 9 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 6. The one-hour delay is due to a planned water outage related to the Longhill Road improvement project.
Citizens may use the agency drop box located in the parking lot to leave paperwork or applications, 5249 Olde Towne Road. Citizens may apply for Benefit Programs by calling 855-635-4370 or online at www.commonhelp.virginia.gov. For additional questions regarding Benefit Programs, they can call 757-259-3131 during the hours of 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. To report suspected child abuse or neglect, anyone can call the Child Protective Services Hotline at 757-259-3201. To report suspect adult abuse, neglect or financial exploitation, citizens can call the Adult Protective Services Hotline at 757-259-3115.
Rebecca Vinroot, Social Services Director