Kent County

Kent County
Shelly Neal-Edwards
Director

Kent County DSS

350 High Street
P.O. Box 670
Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone:

410-810-7600

Fax:

410-778-1497

Email Address:

Kent.dss@maryland.gov

Hours of Operation:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Office of Child Support

Kent County Department of Social Services
315 High Street, Suite 208
Chestertown, Maryland 21620

Customer Service:

1-800-332-6347

Automated Customer Service and Payment Information:

1-800-723-9937

Child Support Hours:
Mon-Fri, 8:00am – 4:30pm

Mailing Child Support Payments

Mail Payments to:
Maryland Child Support Account
PO Box 17396
Baltimore, Md. 21297-1396

Kent County News

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Child Support Information and Resources

Kathleen Nolan, Assistant Director for Child Support

Janice A. Finley, Special Counsel, Assistant Attorney General

Office of the Clerk, Circuit Court for Kent County Courthouse

103 North Cross Street
Chestertown, Maryland 21620
410-778-7400

Mark Mumford, Clerk of the Circuit Court for Kent County

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

410-810-7600

or

1-877-5Foster

Child Protective Services

410-810-7600

Child Protective Services (after hours)

410-758-1101 (State Police)

Foster Care Services

410-810-7600

or

1-877-5Foster