Adult Services

The Adult Services Section provides social services programs to older and disabled adults and their families in Stokes County. Some of the services offered include:


 Adult Protective Services


 Adult Care Home monitoring & complaint investigations

 Find a List of Licensed Adult Care Homes in NC


 Community Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults


 Crisis Intake


 In-home aid services


 Guardianship services


 Representative Payee


 Special Assistance In-home services


We maintain a close working relationship with other agencies and local communities to strengthen and improve services for older and disabled adults and their families across Stokes County.

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Child Care Resources

Community Child Protection
& Fatality Prevention Team

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Donor/Volunteer Opportunities

DSS Governance

Helpful Websites

Non-Discrimination Policy

Title VI Limited English Proficiency

Reporting Adult

Protective Services

Reporting Child

Protective Services

Reporting Welfare Fraud

Safe Surrender


Stokes County Website




Stacey S. Elmes, Director


1010 Main Street

PO Box 30

Danbury, NC 27016



Monday - Friday

8:30am - 5:00 pm

* 4th Thursday Of Each Month

Hours: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM



Job Opportunities


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