Our pledge is to provide services in a courteous and professional manner. We will be respectful, compassionate, supportive, and impartial. Efficiency, integrity and respect for individual dignity will govern the manner in which we deliver services to Plumas County citizens.
The Plumas County Department of Social Services serves the public in administering county, state, and federal benefits including:
- County Medical Services Program (CMSP)
- General Assistance
- Foster Care
- Child Protective Services
- Adult Protective Services
- In-Home Supportive Services
- Public Guardianship
To report welfare fraud, contact the Fraud Investigator at 530-283-6350.
Social Services Trends
Social Services Trends is a quarterly report to the Plumas County Board of Supervisors and members of the public. This report provides case counts, application data referrals for services and other workload information in the Department of Social Services. Please visit the Reports tab to view. The Department welcomes questions regarding the information contained in this report or about our programs and services. Additional information is available by calling (530)283-6350.
Most documents and forms are provided in Portable Document Format (PDF). You will need the free Adobe Reader to view them.
Plumas County now accepts credit and debit card payments through GovPayNet for payment of Fines and Fees.
Payments can be made 24 hours/ 7 days a week with a major credit card, debit or pre-paid debit card including:
To Make a Payment, you will need the following:
- Pay Location (PLC #)
- Name and Address
- Account Number
- Phone Number
- Payment Amount
To make payments by phone, payers can call 1-888-604-7888.