RC-DSS and N.C.-DHHS to team up on Word of Faith Fellowship investigations

John Carroll
Press Release


RUTHERFORD COUNTY -Rutherford County Department of Social Services is pleased to announce an additional level of support from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. The two entities have agreed to implement a secondary review process regarding any reports or investigations of child abuse and neglect that would be subject to the terms of the Settlement Agreement in Word of Faith Fellowship et. al v. Rutherford County DSS et. al., 1: 03 CV 298.

Under this review process, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services will review documentation of any reports and/or investigations that fall under the Settlement Agreement in Word of Faith Fellowship et. al v. Rutherford County DSS et. al., 1: 03 CV 298. Rutherford County Department of Social Services believes this joint endeavor will continue to ensure the safety and well-being of children in Rutherford County.