Desha County Welfare (Arkansas)

Desha County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Desha County, Arkansas. Desha County WIC Offices process applications to join the Desha County welfare program, provide nutrition education, and administer food services to eligible people. Pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children are eligible for the program if they meet income requirements and are at nutrition risk. Desha County WIC Offices determine eligibility for benefits and accept applications, and they may conduct assessments for determining nutrition risk. WIC Office services may be available through their website.

Desha County Health Unit WIC Office Dumas AR 761 U.s. 65 71639 870-382-2377

Desha County Health Unit WIC Office McGehee AR 200 East Ash Street 71654 870-222-3910


Desha County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Desha County, Arkansas. Local Desha County Food Stamp Offices can process applications for SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for the program, and provide nutritional education. They also help administer monthly benefits, distribute food assistance benefits, and accept applications from individuals and Desha County households. Food Stamp Offices in Desha County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

Desha County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office McGehee AR 200 North First Street 71654 870-222-4144