Mono County

Mono County Social Services

Our mission is to serve, aid, and protect needy and vulnerable children and adults residing in Mono County in ways that strengthen and preserve families, encourage personal responsibility, and foster independence. The Mono County Department of Social Services offers a variety of services to individuals and families through several Federal, State, and County programs.

Our employees are attentive and committed to providing the necessary information and guidance to ensure optimal benefit from all programs and services offered to our citizens. We specialize in providing needed services to our clients whether child and adult protection services, in-home supportive services, foster care, employment assistance, food security, medical insurance and other basic need support programs.

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Sevices Provided

Assistance Programs

Provides Cal Fresh assistance (formerly the Food Stamp program); medical assistance, including Medi-Cal, and the County Medical Program; and Temporary cash assistance for needy families and individuals.

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Child Welfare Services

Investigates child abuse and neglect and works to preserve or restore family stability.

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Adult Services

Provides services to help the elderly and persons with disabilities to live safely in their own homes. Investigates reports of elder abuse and neglect.

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Employment Services

Provides services to job seekers in search of employment and employers seeking qualified employees.

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Emergency Shelters

Mono County Social Services is the responsible agency for providing emergency shelters for residents and visitors in the event of a disaster. Please visit our Emergency Shelter page for the location of the shelter in your area.

Health Care Reform

What is the Affordable Care Act (ACA)?
The ACA is intended to increase access to health care for more Americans, and includes many changes that impact the commercial health insurance market, Medicare and Medicaid.

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Senior Programs

In Mono County, we offer a wide array of services to older adults. Our goal is to help older adults live healthy, independent lives.

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