Social Services

Responsibilities & Services

New Kent Social Services is a county agency that is state supervised and locally administered. The purpose of the agency is to promote self-reliance and protection for citizens through community based services. The agency provides a variety of benefit and service programs.

Reporting Abuse

During normal working hours: 

To report suspected adult or child abuse, neglect or exploitation, call (804) 966-1853 x 5136.


 After hours, holidays, and weekends:
To report suspected adult abuse, neglect or exploitation call the Adult Protective Services Hotline at (888) 832-3858.

To report suspected child abuse or neglect call the Child Protective Services Hotline at (800) 552-7096.