Garrett County

Garrett CountyRick Dewitt

Rick Dewitt
Director

Garrett County DSS

12578 Garrett Highway
Oakland, Maryland 21550

Phone:

301-533-3000

Fax:

310-334-5449

TTY:

301-334-5426

Hours of Operation:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

To report abuse/neglect after hours:
301-334-1930

Office of Child Support

Garrett County Department of Social Services
Bureau of Child Support

12578 Garrett Highway
Oakland, Maryland 21550

Child Support Hours:
Mon-Fri, 8:00am-4:30pm

Customer Service:

1-800-332-6347

Automated Customer Service & Payment Information:

1-844-324-3855

Garrett County News

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Child Support Information and Resources

The Honorable Daryl Walters, Hearing Master
301-334-7600

Robert Corley, Sheriff for Garrett County
301-334-1911

Office of the Garrett County Circuit Court Clerk
Courthouse
311 East Alder Street
Oakland, Maryland 21550

Timothy Miller, Clerk of the Circuit Court for Garrett County
301-334-1937

Public Assistance to Entrepreneurship (PA2E)

The Public Assistance to Entrepreneurship Program (PA2E) offers classes on starting a business. Courses are conducted in a classroom setting with other Department of Human Services (DHS) customers… Read More

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 Support

1-800-332-6347

Child Protective Services

301-533-3005

Child Protective Services (after hours)

301-334-1911 (Sheriff’s Dept.)

General Information

301-533-3000