Carroll County Department of Social Services, Foster Care for Children & Licensing
www.dhr.state.md.us/carroll.htm
Resource Details
Alternate Name Carroll County DSS, Foster Care for Children & Licensing
Description OVERVIEW: Provides information and assistance going through the foster care and adoption process.
 
SERVICES: 
1) FOSTER CARE: Provides temporary placement for a child and/or children when it is clearly determined that the child(ren) can no longer remain in their own homes. Placements are monitored. Returning home is the primary focus of DSS.

2) FOSTER HOME LICENSING: Requires licenses for those families providing 24-hour care for non-related children under the supervision of DSS. Once approved, foster parents receive board payments, a Medical Assistance card on behalf of the child and a clothing allowance for the support of the foster child.
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Carroll County
Physical Address 1232 Tech Court
Westminster MD
21157-5045 United States
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Hours of operation:
Mon: 8AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8AM 4:30PM
Disabilities Access Yes.
Program
Eligibility Call for eligibility on becoming a foster parent.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information.
Documents Required Call for information.
Programs at this agency Carroll County Department of Social Services, Adoption
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Adult Protective Services
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Child Care Subsidy Program
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Emergency Assistance to Families with Children
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Carroll County Department of Social Services, In-Home Aide Services
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Family Preservation Services
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Medical Assistance
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Project Home
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Social Services to Adults
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Temporary Disability Assistance Program
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Temporary Cash Assistance
Carroll County Department of Social Services, Child Protective Services


Contact Information
Mailing Address 1232 Tech Court
Westminster MD
21157-5045 United States
Fax Number 410-386-3476
TTY 410-876-7111
Screening 410-386-3434
Main Email Address carrodss@dhr.state.md.us
Main Contact Name Jennifer McCabe
Main Contact Title Supervisor
Main Contact Phone 410-386-3448
Main Contact Email Address jmccabe@dhr.state.md.us
Director or Senior Administrator Name Jennifer McCabe
Director or Senior Administrator Title Supervisor
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 410-386-3448
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address jmccabe@dhr.state.md.us


 


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