Human Services  

  1. Emergency And After Hours Contact Information

    If you need to contact the Department of Human Services for Child Protective Services, Adult Protective Services or Housing Assistance: Read on...
View All
The Department of Human Services is proud to be part of a dynamic group of city departments committed to serving their consumers in a caring and professional manner. In 2013, over 60,000 residents of Newport News were connected to federal, state, and local services and programs. Please read about the services listed on this website and feel free to contact us with questions or ideas on how we can streamline our processes to better serve you.

Services Provided
The information and services that we provide include, but are not limited to:
Mission
The mission of the Newport News Department of Human Services is to contribute to the quality of life in Newport News by promoting empowerment and independence through human services and community partnerships.

Vision
A safe, healthy, and productive community that supports and values all individuals. The department of Human Services strives to provide efficient, responsive, and excellent customer service through caring, commitment, and collaboration.
  1. GANG VIOLENCE PREVENTION INITIATIVE OFFERS SUMMER JOBS AND WORKFORCE TRAINING

    Program available to youth and young adults living in the southeast community; businesses sought to provide work sites for program Read on...
  2. Human Trafficking Discussion

    “What is Human Trafficking & Why You and Your Family Should be Concerned” Read on...
  3. Free Budget Workshop Series

    Improve your budgeting skills Read on...
View All
Virginia Cooperative Extension logo
Virginia Department of Social Services logo
Health Families logo
CSA logo
widget_commonhelp_thumb