Contact Us

Mailing Address:

Howard County Department of Social Services
7121 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia, MD 21046

Agency Telephone Numbers:

General Information 410-872-8700
Adult Services 410-872-8823
Child Protective Services 410-872-4203
Child Support 1-800-332-6347
Employment Resource Center 410-872-8757
Public Assistance 410-872-8746
Foster Care and Adoption 410-872-8808
Family Services 410-872-8823

 

Website: Howard County Department of Social Services
Email Address: www.howco.dss@maryland.gov

Fax Numbers:

Public Assistance 410-872-4222
Child Support 410-872-4305
Child, Family & Adult Services 410-872-4303
Employment Resource Center 410-872-0733

 

Agency Hours:

Monday through Friday
8:00 am – 4:30 pm effective October 1, 2014
Extended Hours on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday each month – 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.