ALLEGHANY-COVINGTON DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
Tammy Wilson, Director
Bettie McCulley, Assistant Director
110 Rosedale Avenue
Covington, VA 24426-1244
(540) 965-1787 (FAX)
Department of Social Services Board
*Meetings are open to the public and are held the 4th Monday of every month at the DSS office in the Boardroom. Meetings start at 5:00 p.m. The lobby door will be open until 5:10 p.m., but will be locked after that point due to security concerns.
NOTE: The December 2022 Board meeting has been cancelled.
David Crosier, Chairman
If you are unable to reach your worker or case manager, please reach out to the appropriate supervisors listed below:
Adult Protective Services, Adult Services – Megan Plott 540-444-7143
Child Protective Service/Foster Care – Tammy Wilson 540-444-7148
Benefits Programs Manager – Jennifer Duncan 540-444-7135
CSA-Children’s Services Act – Amanda Gwin 540-444-7098
Administrative Services – Lynsey Morris 540-444-7124
Virginia Department of Social Services
CommonHelp Website, for online applications:
Cover Virginia (Medicaid coverage and health care marketplace):
Mandated Reporter Portal Information:
Please click to login and make a mandated reporter referral Virginia Child Protective Services Hotline
VaCPS is the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) innovative and secure website which allows mandated reporters the ability to expedite the submission of a report of suspected child abuse or neglect directly to the VDSS State Hotline.
VDSS now offers a user-friendly, streamlined option for reporting child abuse and neglect, designed for the set of professionals and individuals who are deemed Mandated Reporters by the Code of Virginia. The new Mandated Reporter Portal can be accessed at https://vacps.dss.virginia.gov/. An overview of the Portal can be found on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/hkbSl4XKVrE.