Human Services (formerly Social Services)

The department works to ensure that all Hampton families are able to become healthy and self-sufficient.

Goals include:

  • Empowering families and children to escape the long-term effects of poverty.
  • Protecting abused or neglected children and adults.
  • Supporting families for healthy development.


In accordance with the Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C., 20250-9410 or call 866-632-2992 (voice), 800-877-8339 (Federal Relay Service), or 800-845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Download, print and mail your complete customer satisfaction survey (PDF) or submit in person to:

Hampton Department of Human Services
1320 LaSalle Avenue
Hampton, VA 23669

There is a drop box labeled "Customer Satisfaction Surveys" located in the customer waiting area of Room 101

Program Spotlight

TANF Assessment and Planning Team (TAPT) Program

Are you a Hampton resident who is:TAPT photo

  • Experiencing difficulty meeting your basic household needs (rent, utilities, mortgage)
  • Looking to start a new career 
  • Wanting to advance in your current job 

The City of Hampton is here to help!

The city is partnering with the Hampton Department of Human Services to provide financial assistance and incentives to help you achieve your goals through the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program. 

Click here to see the flyer.

Participants will be required to attend an initial assessment and complete a minimum of 2 weeks of approved courses and workshops.

How to Apply

Email your contact information, including your name and phone number to