Charles County

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Charles County DSS

200 Kent Avenue
LaPlata, Maryland 20646
Phone:
301-392-6400
Fax:

301-870-3958

Email Address:
charles.codss@maryland.gov
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Office of Child Support

200 Kent Avenue
LaPlata, Maryland 20646
Charles County Department of Social Services Child Support Division Customer Service:
1-800-332-6347
Automated Customer Service & Payment Information:
1-800-723-9937
Donna M. Harley, Assistant Director for Child Support

24/7 Fatherhood Program

Program contact: Brent Atwater, Fatherhood Program Coordinator Charles County Department of Social Service 200 Kent Avenue Laplata, Maryland 20646 301-392-6851 brent.atwater@maryland.govl

Charles County State’s Attorney’s Office

P.O. Box 3065 La Plata, Maryland 20646 301-932-3355 Facsimile: 301-932-3410 Anthony B. Covington, State’s Attorney for Charles County

Charles County News

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Child Support Information and Resources

Circuit Court for Charles County Courthouse P.O. Box 3000 La Plata, Maryland 20646 The Honorable Misty L. Metzger, Hearing Master The Honorable Monise Brown, Hearing Master Mary Ann Spangler, Secretary/Courtroom Clerk Charles County Sheriff’s Office Rex Coffey, Sheriff P.O. Box 189 La Plata, Maryland 20646 Sheriff’s Office:301-932-3057 Facsimile: 301-932-3050 Circuit Court Clerk’s Office Sharon Hancock, Clerk, Charles County Circuit Court Courthouse P.O. Box 970 La Plata, Maryland 20646

Frequently Asked Questions

Financial Assistance
Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (Food Stamps)
Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA)
Temporary Disabilities Assistance Program (TDAP)
Food Supplement, TCA, and TDAP
Emergency Assistance for Families & Children (EAFC)
Medical Assistance
Medical Assistance (Medicaid/MA)
Different Ways to Qualify for MA
Child Care Subsidy (CCS-formerly POC)
What should I bring when I apply?

Contact Information

Service Phone
Adoption
301-392-6724
Adult Protective Services
301-392-6724
Child Protective Services
301-392-6739
Child Protective Services (after hours)
301-932-2222 (Sheriff’s Dept)
Food Stamps
301-392-6645
Foster Care Services
301-392-6727
Medical Assistance
301-392-6645
Social Services to Adults (SSTA)
301-392-6724
Temporary Cash Assistance
301-392-6645