Child Welfare Services

Contact Information

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Sharon Schueneman, Child Welfare Program Administrator

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1303 S. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis, NC 28083

Main Office Hours

To report abuse or neglect after normal business hours, contact the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s office at 704-920-3000.

COVID-19 Schedule Modifications

The Human Services facility is closed to the public.

For assistance:

Child Welfare Services

The Cabarrus County Department of Human Services Child Welfare division works to keep children safe, find family strengths and motivate positive change.

Mission And Vision

It is the mission of the Cabarrus County Human Services Child Welfare Division to provide family-centered services to children and families to achieve well-being through ensuring self-sufficiency, support, safety, and permanence.

It is our vision to embrace family-centered practice principles and provide services that promote security and safety for all. It is our vision that children in Cabarrus County will grow up in a safe, permanent, self-sufficient family where well-being needs are met.

Child Protective Services strives to ensure safe, permanent, nurturing families for children by protecting them from abuse and neglect while attempting to preserve the family unit.

Help Us Protect Our Children

If you suspect a child is being abused or neglected, contact the Department of Human Services at 704-920-2277. For reports after hours, contact the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office at 704-920-3000.

Other Services

We also offer assessments/investigations along with intake, foster care and adoption, in-home services and intensive family preservation services.


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