Social Services

During the Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic – Greene County DSS Offices will be open Monday-Thursday from 9AM to 5PM through the Water Street Entrance Only.

  • If you are in need of emergency DSS services please call 518-622-3548 and ask to speak with the on-call DSS worker. 
  • If you do not have access to a phone you can go to the Catskill Police Department at 422 Main Street and ask for the on-call DSS worker to be contacted on your behalf.

The Greene County Department of Social Services strives to meet the needs of the County’s population, as provided by Federal and State statutes, in a consistent, courteous, and efficient manner while promoting optimum independence of each individual.

If you have questions, please contact our Agency between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at (518) 719-3700 or email at:

If the Agency is closed and you are in need of immediate assistance, please call the Greene County Emergency Control Department at (518) 622-3344, and request to have the on-call caseworker contact you.

Get quick answers to questions about New York State’s Programs and Services. You can to connect to the OTDA myBenefits Web Site.

Contact Info
Greene County Social Services Department
411 Main St., Catskill NY, 12414
t. 518-719-3700
Kira Pospesel
Kira Pospesel