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Social services office closed

Prince Edward County Department of Social Services, 111 South St., Courthouse, Farmville will be closed Aug. 28-30. 

During those dates customers needing to apply for benefits, report changes or complete renewals can do so online at https://commonhelp.virginia.gov. To apply for benefits by phone call (855)635-4370. To apply for Medical Assistance only contact Cover Virginia at (855) 242-8282. If you are in need of a replacement EBT card contact the closest Department of Social Services — Charlotte, Cumberland, Buckingham or Nottoway for assistance. For Adult Protective Services call (888)832-3858. For Child Protective Services call (800) 552-7096

On Tuesday, Sept. 3, Prince Edward County Department of Social Services will reopen at its new location, 56 B SMI Way, Farmville. The phone number is (434)392-3113.