Welcome To Swain County
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Social Services

Communtiy Partners

Alcoholics Anonymous
Earn a Social Worker Degree
Social Worker Masters Degree
Assisted Living Facilities
Alzheimer's Association
American Society on Aging
The ARC of NC - advocacy and services
Association for Home & Hospice Care of NC
Baby Love program
Caring Dot Com
Cerebral Palsy Guidance
Consumer Safety Information (active medical lawsuits)
Center for Aging Research & Educational Studies
Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Center for Social Services Research
Child Development Institute
Childhelp USA
Child Trends
Child Welfare League of America
Children Now
Disability Rights
El Pueblo
Feeding America
Friends of Residents in Long Term Care
Jordan Institute for Families
Medical Alert Systems
Mesothelioma Assistance
Mesothelioma Hospice Care
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Social Workers
National Center for Infants, Toddlers, & Families
National Council on the Aging, Inc.
National Institute on Aging
National Foster Parent Association
National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center
NC Association on Aging
NC Child Advocacy Institute
NC Coalition Against Domestic Violence
NC Coalition to End Homelessness
NC Early Intervention
NC Guardianship Association
NC Housing Coalition
NC Association on Aging
Nursing Home Compare
Open an IRA
Paws On A Mission: pet therapy program
Pew Commission on Children in Foster Care
Resources for Grandparents who are raising children
Resources for Seniors
Senior Advisor - Communities near Swain Co.
Senior Care
Senior Homes
Social Security Screening Tool
Social Work Degree Information UNC Institute on Aging
United Way of NC
Prevent Child Abuse NC
Mountan Strong
Mountan Projects
Nursing Home Abuse Center


Department of Social Services
80 Academy Street
Bryson City, NC 28713

Mailing Address
PO Box 610
Bryson City, NC 28713


Bree Clawson, DSS Director
Phone 828-488-6921
Fax 828-488-8271

Office Hours