The mission of Social Services is to deliver quality services to people in our community that will promote self-sufficiency, responsibility, and safety.
Personal accountability for actions, outcomes, and process improvement
Respect for ourselves, our clients, and each other
Dedication to the people we serve
Honesty and integrity
The Petersburg Department of Social Services will begin winter hours of operations beginning Monday January 3, 2022. The winter hours will be Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm. Regular hours will resume Monday March 14, 2022 with the on-set of Daylight Saving Time.
Regular services will still be available.
Appointments will be scheduled daily.
Walk-in customers will be seen from 1:00pm to 4:00pm daily.
EBT cards pickups will continue to be scheduled daily from 10:30am to 12:00pm and from 1:00pm to 3:00pm.
Appointments can be scheduled by phone at 804 861-4720 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that on the following holidays the Petersburg Department of Social Services will be closed:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
George Washington Day
Thanksgiving Day (including the Friday after Thanksgiving)