McDowell County has a critical need for foster families. McDowell County DSS will be offering a Foster parent orientation on October 3rd at McDowell County DSS at 6:00pm. You must attend the orientation to be enrolled in the upcoming foster parent TIPS-MAPP classes.

If you or someone you know would like to become a foster family please contact Jenny Millsaps at 828-659-0684 or jenny.millsaps@mcdowellcountyncdss.org