Social Services

The mission of Social Services is to deliver quality services to people in our community that will promote self-sufficiency, responsibility, and safety.

Core Values

  • Personal accountability for actions, outcomes, and process improvement
  • Respect for ourselves, our clients, and each other
  • Dedication to the people we serve
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Knowledge

Holidays Observed

Please note that on the following holidays the Petersburg Department of Social Services will be closed:

New Year's DayLabor Day
Lee-Jackson DayColumbus Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. BirthdayElection Day
George Washington DayVeterans Day
Memorial DayThanksgiving Day (including the Friday after Thanksgiving)
JuneteenthWinter Holiday (December 24 & 25)
Independence Day