Somerset County

Somerset CountyClaudia Nelson Claudia Nelson Director

Somerset County DSS

30397 Mt. Vernon Road
Princess Anne, Maryland 21853
Email Address:
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. To report abuse/neglect after hours: 410-651-0630

Office of Child Support

P.O. Box 369
30397 Mount Vernon Road
Princess Anne, Maryland 21853
Customer Service:
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Child Support Information and Resources

Somerset County State’s Attorney’s Office

30515 Prince William Street Princess Anne, Maryland 21853 Daniel Powell, State’s Attorney 410-651-3333 Facsimile: 410-651-3453 Phillip Widdowson, Assistant State’s Attorney Alice Bromley, Administrative Assistant Crissy Parkinson, Child Support Processor 410-651-3335 Facsimile: 410-651-4490 Somerset County Sheriff’s Office 30426-A Sam Barnes Road Westover, Maryland 21871 Robert N. Jones, Sheriff 410-651-9225 Les Tyler, Deputy Sheriff, Child Support Liaison Somerset County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office Courthouse 30515 Prince William Street Princess Anne, Maryland 21853 Theodore Phoebus, Clerk of the Somerset County Circuit Court 410-845-4840

Interagency Family Preservation Services

In-Home Family Preservation is a time-limited intensive program available within the local departments of social services. It is a voluntary program, specifically identified to promote stability for families in crisis whose children are at risk of out-of-home placement. Family Preservation actively seeks to obtain community resources or directly provide the critical services needed to enable the family to remain together in a safe and stable environment. Family Preservation Brochure Interagency Family Preservation Referral Form

Frequently Asked Questions

Financial Assistance
Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (Food Stamps)
Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA)
Temporary Disabilities Assistance Program (TDAP)
Food Supplement, TCA, and TDAP
Emergency Assistance for Families & Children (EAFC)
Medical Assistance
Medical Assistance (Medicaid/MA)
Different Ways to Qualify for MA
Child Care Subsidy (CCS-formerly POC)
What should I bring when I apply?

Contact Information

Service Phone
Child Protective Services
Child Protective Services (after hours)
410-651-0707 (Somerset Central)
Child Support
General Information