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Department of Social Services

Social Services closing building to public but services continue

Published by Christa Smith / April 3, 2020

Effective Monday, April 6, 2020, the Forsyth County Department of Social Services building will extend its building access restrictions to include the Main Lobby. While we are no longer allowing public access to the building, services are continuing as usual through phone, mail and online.


The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is requesting proposals with quotes

Published by Christina Howell / April 3, 2020

The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is requesting proposals with quotes for a temporary 8-week contract for the provision of social media professional services.

Cooperative Extension

What's in Bloom in Forsyth County?

Published by Leslie Peck / April 2, 2020

Spring is here and we hope you can enjoy a virtual visit to Extension's gardens.

Department of Social Services

Receive NCDHHS Alerts: Text & Email Messages

Published by Amanda Pruitt / April 2, 2020

Food and Nutrition Services applicants/recipients and Medicaid applicants/beneficiaries can elect to recieve communication from NCDHHS via text messages and/or email alerts .

Commissioners and Manager


Published by Ashleigh Sloop / March 27, 2020

Forsyth County has adopted the City of Winston-Salem's Stay-at-Home Order for Bethania, Kernersville, Tobaccoville, Walkertown and unincorporated areas of the county.

Forsyth County

What you need to know about the Stay at Home Order

Published by Todd Luck / March 27, 2020

Here's what residents need to know about the new Stay at Home Order for parts of Forsyth County that goes into effect at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 27.

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