Newberry County Contact Information

Ken McBride, Interim Director

Office Hours:

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


Newberry County DSS
2107 Wilson Rd.
Newberry, SC 29108

Mailing Address:

Newberry County DSS
PO Box 309
Newberry, SC 29108

Abuse and Neglect Reporting Hotline

1-888-CARE4US (1-888-227-3487)

Dial the Hotline between 8:30am – 1:00am to report

suspected abuse of a child/ren or vulnerable adult.

You may remain anonymous.

After Hours Reporting:
(803) 321-2222 Newberry County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch

Report A SNAP/TANF Change

Telephone Numbers:

(803) 321-2155 Main
(803) 321-2168 Fax
(888) 828-3555 Foster Home Licensing
(803) 321-2168 SNAP/Family Independence (Fax)
(803) 624-9125 Foster Home Monitoring
(803) 515-1852 Adoptions  
(864) 260-2250 Intensive Foster Care & Clinical Services
(888) 839-0157 Upstate Region Kinship Care 

Email This Office

Please do not report abuse or neglect of a child or an adult through email. Use the intake number above to make an anonymous report.

Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency? Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form here with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.