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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

Who We Are

Bedford Department of Social Services provides a wide range of supportive/rehabilitative services and financial assistance to needy and eligible children, families and adults. Some of the assistance programs are auxiliary grants, disaster assistance, energy assistance (fuel, crisis, cooling, and weatherization), food stamps, general relief, medical assistance, temporary assistance for needy families, and caregivers grants.

Adult services available are an assessment for an assisted living facility, pre-admission screening for a nursing home, companion services, homemaker services, adult daycare, nutrition information, and case management.

CommonHelp is the Commonwealth of Virginia’s fast and easy way to apply online for many Virginia social services assistance programs. Through a single online site, you can find out what assistance you might be eligible for and submit one application saving you time and effort.  Visit CommonHelp


Who We Serve

Languages Spoken
Service Area(s)
Bedford County

Cost & Payment Methods

Fee Structure
Call for Information

Age Requirements
No Age Requirement
Other Eligibility Criteria
Income restrictions; Call for other eligibility criteria;

Available 24/7

Intake Process
Call the office. Visit the website
Self Refer
Provider Refer

Report Problems
Call the Agency