Social Services

Social Services Mission:

The mission of the Department of Social Services (DSS) is opening doors, building community, and being of service to County residents needing social, eligibility, or employment and training services.

The Department of Social Services, as part of the Health & Human Services Agency, exists to offer vital human services to the citizens of Nevada County.

Consumer Programs CA Public Utilities Commission

You may qualify for discounted utility programs based on income or medical needs. Please see a list of resources below: 

  1. Become a Provider for Military Appreciation Week

    Local businesses register today to become a provider for the Military Appreciation Program! Learn More
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    World Elder Abuse Awareness Day provides an opportunity for communities around the world to better understand abuse and neglect of older persons. Learn More
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    Medi-Cal's continuous coverage policy is ending, and some Medi-Cal recipients will lose coverage. Make sure to update your contact information, and complete your Medi-Cal Renewal when it is mailed to you. Learn More
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