Social Services

Mandated Services

Program/Service

Federal Statute; State Statute; and/or Administrative Rule


Protective Services for Adults

SSBG Plan; G.S. 108A, Article 6; G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71R .0103; 10A NCAC 71A


Individual & Family Adjustment Services; includes Guardianship Services

SSBG Plan; 10A NCAC 71R; G.S. 143B-153; G.S. 35A; 10A NCAC 71B


In-Home Aide Services

SSBG Plan; G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71R .0103; 10A NCAC 71J


Adult Placement Services

SSBG plan; G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71C; 10A NCAC 71R .0103


Adult Care Home-Case Management

G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71D


Family Violence Prevention and Services Act Grant

PL 102-295 amended by PL 103-322


Health Support Services

SSBG Plan; G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71R .0908; 10A NCAC 71J; 10A NCAC 71R .0103


Family Planning Services (component of Health Support Services)

SSBG Plan; G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71R .0908(b); 10A NCAC 71R .0103


Health Support Services – Voluntary Sterilization

SSBG Plan; G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71R .0908(c)(1)(A); 10A NCAC 71J .0101(b); 10A NCAC 71R .0103


Health Support Services – State Abortion Fund

G.S. 143B-153; 10A NCAC 71R .0908(c)(1)(B); 10A NCAC 71J .0101(b); 10A NCAC71R .0103; 10A NCAC 71G


State/County Special Assistance for Adults Program (SA)

P.L. 92-603, 93-66, 95-565 & 95-585; G.S. 108A-25, 40 & 139.5


Refugee Cash and Medical Assistance

P.L. 99-603


Child Support Enforcement

Title IV-D of the Social Security Act; G.S. 110-142; 42 CFR Chapter 3- 300-307


Food Stamp Employment and Training

P.L. 99-198; G.S. 108A-25


Work First Program

TANF BG Plan; Title IV-A of the Social Security Act; 42 USC 601 et. seq.; G.S. 108A-25 & 108A-27


LIHEAP

LIHEAP BG Plan; P.L. 97-35; G.S. 108A-25; 10A NCAC 71V


Food Stamp Program

7 USC 2011; 7 CFR 271.4; G.S. 108A-25


Licensure of maternity homes, child-placing agencies, foster care camps, family foster homes and residential child care facilities

Interstate/Intercountry services, including ICPC and ICJ

Titles IV-B, IV-E, XX of the Social Security Act; G.S. 131D, Article 1A; 143B-153; 10A NCAC 70L, E, F, G, H, K, I & J

G.S. 110-50,52, 57; 143B-153; P.L. 103-432; 10A NCAC 70C


Adoption/Adoption Assistance

Titles IV-B; IV-E; XX of the Social Security Act; G.S. 108A-49 & 50; 10A NCAC 70M .0500 – Out of State Adoption Fees


Child Protective Services

Title IV-B & XX of the Social Security Act, Child Abuse Prevention & Treatment Act; G.S. 7B


Child Medical Evaluations

(Required as a part of CPS investigations; G.S. 7B-300, et. seq.)


Family Preservation and Support Services (Safe and Stable Families Program)

Title IV-B, Subpart 2 of the Social Security Act;  Federal Adoption and Safe Families Act; G.S. 143B-150.5


Foster Care/Foster Care Assistance

Title IV-E, IV-B & XX of the Social Security Act; G.S. 108A-48; G.S. 108A-49

F.S. 143B-153(2)(d); 10A NCAC 70D; State Funds and Maximization of Federal Title IV-E Foster Care Funds:  Title IV-E of the Social Security Act requires that there be no distinction between state and federal foster care funds disbursement.  Without these efforts there will be a tremendous cost burden on counties.


Child Welfare Training

G.S. 131D-10.6A


Contact

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

Mailing Address
PO Box 610
Bryson City, NC 28713

Contact:

Sheila Sutton, Director
Phone 828-488-6921
Fax 828-488-8271
email

Office Hours
8am-5pm
Monday-Friday