Hempstead County Welfare (Arkansas)

Hempstead County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Hempstead County, Arkansas. Hempstead County WIC Offices process applications to join the Hempstead 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. Hempstead 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.

Hempstead County Health Unit WIC Office Hope AR 808 West 5th Street 71801 870-777-2191

Hempstead County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Hempstead County, Arkansas. Local Hempstead 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 Hempstead County households. Food Stamp Offices in Hempstead County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

Hempstead County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Hope AR 116 North Laurel Street 71801 870-777-8656