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Bedford County Department of Social Services

119 East Main Street
P O Box 1187,
Bedford, VA 24523

(540) 586-7750

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Contact Information

(540) 586-7750
Phone Emergency
(888) 832-3858

Who We Are

The Bedford County Department of Social Services receives and investigates reports of abuse, neglect, and exploitation of adults aged 60 and over and incapacitated adults over 18 years of age. Provides services when persons are found to be in need of protective services. The program sees to protect an adult's life, health, and property.

The program also is intended to prevent abuse, neglect, or exploitation of an adult; relieve a crisis resulting from illness, violence, loss of housing, etc.; maintain the adult's ability to manage as independently as possible.

Who We Serve

Languages Spoken
Service Area(s)
Bedford County

Cost & Payment Methods

Fee Structure
No Fee

Age Requirements
18 and over
Residency Requirements
Must reside in the town of Bedford or Bedford County.
Other Eligibility Criteria
Age 60 years and up or age 18 and older and disabled.

Available 24/7

Intake Process
Call office
Self Refer