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​The mission of the Department of Human Services (DHS) is to provide Virginia Beach citizens the opportunity to achieve the highest level of self-sufficiency, safety, and quality of life possible, through an array of coordinated services delivered in a climate of dignity, respect and accountability.

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Virginia Beach, VA 23462
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Adult Protective Services (APS)
(757) 385-3550
(888) 832-3858

Behavioral Health (CSB)
(757) 385-0888 (available 24/7)

Benefit Concerns
(757) 385 -3200    

​​Child Protective Services (CPS)
(757) 385-3400
(800) 552-7096

USDA SNAP Fraud​ Hotline
(800) 424-9121

​Virginia Department of Social Services Fraud Hotline
(800) 552-3431​

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