The Social Services department’s primary functions include, but are not limited to, application assistance for the following programs:

  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
  • WIC (Women, Infants and Children)
  • Fuel Assistance: Applications for Fuel Assistance are being accepted for the 2018-2019 season. This program helps low-income families pay for the cost of their heating bills from November 1st through April 30th. Call the DCSS office to make an appointment to fill out an application. Click here for more information on eligibility and requirements for this program.
  • Utility Assistance
  • Emergency and non-emergency food programs
  • Social Security Disability Income and Supplemental Security Income
  • Department of Transitional Assistance cash assistance

Hours of Operation:
Monday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Contact Information

Contact: Melissa St. John
Phone: 508-696-3844

9 Airport Rd (County Administration Building, next to Parking Clerk)
Edgartown, MA

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 190
Edgartown, MA 02539