Social Services

Social Services provides comprehensive social services to the Spotsylvania community to meet the basic needs of individuals and families and to protect children and adults from abuse, neglect and exploitation.

The Social Services Department administers, coordinates and provides direct or indirect service delivery for several state and federally mandated public assistance programs. The Social Service Department receives input and guidance from the Social Services Advisory Board.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Services of the Virginia Department of Social Services are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, handicap, sex, age, political beliefs or religious creed.


People helping people triumph over poverty, abuse and neglect to shape strong futures for themselves, their families and communities.


A Commonwealth in which individuals and families have access to adequate, affordable, high-quality human/social services that enable them to be the best they can.

Need More Information?

If you have questions for Social Services staff or need to submit
verifications to our office, you may submit your questions or
verifications by sending an email to [email protected]