Rockland County Department of Social Services

Contact Information:

Building L, Sanatorium Road
Pomona, NY 10970
(845) 364-2020

About this Shelter

The Rockland County Department of Social Services (DSS) offers a wide range of eligibility programs and services to families and individuals to assist them in meeting their basic needs for food, shelter and medical care.
They also offer a broad range of support services, including services to strengthen family life, prevent family disruption, promote individual functioning and keep families together; temporary placement in foster homes, group homes or institutions; and services to help the elderly or disabled remain in their own home.

Mission Statement:
"To provide high-quality service, best value through best practices, in a fiscally responsible manner Deliver user friendly and efficient buying methods, training programs, customer service and support Develop strategic supplier business relationships and cost effective contracts that leverage the county's buying power and produce significant financial return-on-investment Support the principles of socially responsible purchasing"
- From the Rockland County Department of Social Services website

  • Men are welcome.
  • Women are welcome.
  • Children are welcome.
  • Families are welcome.
  • Provides supportive housing.
  • Provides services for case management.
  • Provides counseling.
  • Provides medical assistance.

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User Questions & Answers

  • Posted by on Apr 15, 2020

    I have just recently became homeless, I do receive SNAP benefits and SSI in the amount $771 but there are no rentals in my price range, I am currently staying with a friend but its a studio apt and landlord said I cannot stay past the weekend.

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