What is Work First?
Work First simulates employment and is a work-for-benefits program. It is designed to offer supportive services to assist families with obtaining and maintaining employment.
There Are Several Parts To The Program:
- A temporary financial assistance program for families experiencing a temporary break in employment due to an unforeseen circumstance.
- A short-term cash assistance program for unemployed families or relatives caring for minor family members (children under 18).
- Social work support services to relatives caring for minor family members.
For more information call (336) 593-2861 during regular business hours.
How Do I Apply?
To submit an application, please visit the Department of Social Services at:
1010 Main Street
Danbury, NC 27016
Applications for Work First can be found here: Application.
Our regular business hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.