Hurricane Florence Announcements for Harnett County

Harnett County,
North Carolina

Social Services 


The mission of Harnett County Department of Social Services is to provide services to individuals and families to achieve self-sufficiency, safety, and improve their quality of life.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed on County Holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving (2 days), and Christmas (3 days).

DSS Customer Service Survey

Please consider completing our customer service survey. This feedback help us continually monitor or change our services to serve you better. Click on the title to access the survey in English. Click here for the Spanish survey.

DSS Brochures

If you like one of our DSS Brochures then click here for the English and Spanish version.

Replacement Benefits

The Harnett County Department of Social Services is currently only approving replacement FNS benefits for active recipients. You may come to the main office in Lillington to sign affidavits for replacements of benefits lost due to power outages. At this time we are not taking applications for the disaster benefit program as we are awaiting on State approval. It will be announced on the county website @ and media outlets once the disaster food benefit program begins.

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