Washington County Department of Social Services, Child Protective Services
www.maryland.gov
Resource Details
Alternate Name Washington County DSS, Child Protective Services
Description ABUSE INVESTIGATIONS: Investigates allegations of physical or sexual abuse and neglect then implements emergency intervention. Ultimate action would be the removal of the child from the situation. Legal mandates require children in neglect cases to be seen within 5 days and in abuse cases within 24 hours. Emergency services may include but are not limited to: placement in sheltered care, court involvement, or may involve counseling with the family to rectify the situation. Provides continuing services to families. 

Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Washington County
 
Hours of operation:
Mon: 8AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8AM 4:30PM
Program
Eligibility Neglected or abused children under age 18.
Languages Offered Accommodations possible.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for further information or to report neglect/child abuse.
Documents Required None.
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Washington County Department of Social Services, Temporary Cash Assistance
Washington County Department of Social Services, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Washington County Department of Social Services, Medical Assistance
Washington County Department of Social Services, Families with Children
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Contact Information
Fax Number 240-420-2125
Intake 24/7 1-800-917-7383
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Sites offering this Program 122 North Potomac Street