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Administrative Contact Information

Social Services Admistration

1290 Golfview Avenue  · Map

Bartow, FL 33830

Hours of Operation: M-F 8AM - 5PM

Phone #:  863-534-5200

Fax #:  863-519-3709

Mission Statement and Purpose

The Social Services Division preserves, protects and improves the quality of life for Polk County residents through efficient, effective, coordinated delivery of top quality human/social services and the development of strong partnerships that foster and advance this mission. 

Social Services Division Includes:  Adult Day Healthcare Centers, Rohr Home, Veterans Services, Volunteer Polk, Elderly Services, Healthy Families, Housing and Neighborhood Development, and Transit Services.


'Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.'

by H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Social Services Wall


  • Honor Flight, Mission 19, Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at the Lakeland Linder Airport.
  • Priority is given to WWII Veterans and terminally ill Veterans who have not yet visited their memorial. 
  • Go to to register if you are a Veteran or Guardian wishing to participate.
  • Honor Flight Information




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  • ADHC
  • Veterans
  • Volunteer Polk
  • Elderly Services
  • Healthy Families
  • HND
  • Transit Service
  • Rohr Home

  • * Not responsible for translated content

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We enhance the quality of life for people throughout Polk County
The Polk County Board of County Commissioners is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Polk County Board of County Commissioners | 330 West Church Street | P.O. Box 9005 | Bartow, FL 33830 | 863.534.6000