Human Services  

  1. Emergency And After Hours Contact Information

    If you need to contact the Department of Human Services for Child Protective Services, Adult Protective Services or Housing Assistance: Read on...
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The Department of Human Services is proud to be part of a dynamic group of city departments committed to serving their consumers in a caring and professional manner. In 2013, over 60,000 residents of Newport News were connected to federal, state, and local services and programs. Please read about the services listed on this website and feel free to contact us with questions or ideas on how we can streamline our processes to better serve you.

Services Provided
The information and services that we provide include, but are not limited to:
Mission
The mission of the Newport News Department of Human Services is to contribute to the quality of life in Newport News by promoting empowerment and independence through human services and community partnerships.

Vision
A safe, healthy, and productive community that supports and values all individuals. The department of Human Services strives to provide efficient, responsive, and excellent customer service through caring, commitment, and collaboration.
  1. Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development Annual Action Plan

    A draft of the City of Newport News’ Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development Annual Action Plan for fiscal year 2017-2018 is now available for public review and comment. Read on...
  2. Director of Libraries Retires After 34 Years of Service

    City Manager selects Library Administrator to serve as Interim Director Read on...
  3. NEW DIRECTOR LEADING CITY’S FINANCE DEPARTMENT

    Susan Goodwin moved to Finance from the Department of Engineering Read on...
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