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 DSRIP Public Forum

Please join Alliance for Better Health Care and Albany Medical Center’s The Center for Health Systems Transformation for a DSRIP Public Forum that addresses these questions and provides an opportunity for input and questions from the community. This forum is geared toward individuals covered by Medicaid, uninsured individuals, community-based organizations, healthcare providers and community members interested in learning more about the DSRIP initiative to transform healthcare in our communities.

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 Summer Hours

Summer hours run July 1st through August 31st, 9AM to 4PM

 DSS Satellite Office

Amsterdam DSS Satellite Office Opening June 8th! Click here for more information

 Welcome from the Commissioner

Welcome! Thank you for visiting the Montgomery County Department of Social Services website. I am thankful and proud to be associated with a team of talented and dedicated people who perform a huge array of services and programs aimed at helping our residents in Montgomery County.

Please take the time to navigate the Departments website as it contains important information on the services and programs we provide. Information concerning eligibility, how to apply and contact information can be found here.

I hope this website is helpful to you.

Michael McMahon, Commissioner

Fulmont Headstart is now accepting applications for children ages 3 & 4 for the 2015-2016 school year. Please call 800-958-8225 for more information.


 Mission Statement

We serve the residents of Montgomery County in achieving successful transition to self sufficiency and improved quality of life. We promote the well being of our county citizens through supportive social services to strengthen families and enhance the safety of vulnerable children and adults.

You have the right to an interpreter. Interpreter services available free of charge.


Montgomery County Department of Social Services, its employees, officials, officers, agents, as well as the contributors to this web site, shall not be held responsible or liable for any use of, error, omission, defect, delay in transmission or operation, computer virus, communication failure, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, the information contained on this website. Risk, injury or harm resulting from the use of this information rests entirely with the user.  To view Montgomery County Department of Social Services Privacy Policy click here.



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