Oconee County Contact Information

Stephanie Gentry 

Office Hours:

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


Oconee County DSS
223A Kenneth St.
Walhalla, SC 29691

Abuse and Neglect Reporting Hotline

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

Report suspected abuse of a child/ren or vulnerable adult.

You may remain anonymous.

24-Hour Hotline: Monday - Friday

(8:30am Monday – 8:30am Saturday)

Weekend Reporting:

(864) 638-4111 Oconee County Sheriff’s Office

Report A SNAP/TANF Change

Telephone Numbers:

(864) 638-4400 Main 
(864) 638-4444 Fax
(888) 828-3555 Foster Home Licensing (Heartfelt Calling)  
(864) 638-4444 SNAP/Family Independence (Fax)
(800) 868-6595 Adoptions
(864) 260-2250 Intensive Foster Care & Clinical Services
(888) 839-0155 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.