Social Services

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Christmas Mother Assistance applications are being accepted electronically. 
You may also pick up an application at the 

Cumberland Department of Social Services or 

by emailing us at

Senior Bag applications are being accepted electronically this year. 
You may also pick up a paper application at Cumberland Social Services or 

by emailing us at


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For Questions Regarding P-EBT you may call the P-EBT Call Center from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday - Friday 

and Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. at 866-513-1414 or 804-294-1633 or use the P-EBT Online Inquiry Form located at

If P-EBT card is lost or disposed of you may request a replacement card by contacting ConnectEBT @ 1-866-281-2448

Social Services Board Meetings

The Cumberland Department of Social Services Board meets every Fourth Tuesday at the Cumberland DSS Conference room.  

This meeting is open to the public. - the next Board Meeting will be held on August 23rd


Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide excellent services to individuals, families, and the community in a respectful manner, by encouraging self-sufficiency, striving to preserve and restore families; and protecting the well-being of children, the elderly, and disabled.

Discrimination Policy

In accordance with the Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TTY).

 USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.