Social Services

Mission Statement

Schuyler County Department of Social Services assists those in need with services that support their health, safety and welfare while encouraging personal responsibility and self-sufficiency in a compassionate and respectful manner.

Department of Social Services Programs

Income Maintenance Programs:
-Temporary Assistance Services
-SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
-HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program)
-Day Care
Child Support Enforcement

-Child Protective Services
-Child Preventative Services
-Foster Care
-Adult Protective

Fraud & Recovery
                                                   Legal Notice
                                                   Public Hearing

A public hearing is scheduled for 2pm on Tuesday February 28th, in conference room 120 of the Human Services Complex Building, located at 323 Owego St., Montour Falls, NY.  Local agencies and the public are invited to attend and join in discussions regarding the 2017 Annual Plan Update to the Child and Family Services Plan, and changes that will impact Child Care Services such as the increase of the family share from 10% to 15%. Representatives from the Department of Social Services will be available to answer questions and receive input.