Merced County Welfare (California)

A Merced County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Merced County, California. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Merced County Child, Youth, and Family Services Departments may offer job training, education assistance, and childcare subsidy programs. They may also be responsible for children's welfare services, such as adoption and foster care, as well as regulating and licensing Merced County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Merced County child support payments and investigating child abuse, domestic abuse, and elderly or adult abuse. The Child, Youth, and Family Services Office may provide access to services on its website.

Atwater Youth Center Atwater CA 750 Bellevue Road 95301 209-357-6220

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

Merced County Human Services Agency Food Stamp Office Merced CA 2115 Wardrobe Avenue 95341 209-385-3000

The Merced County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Merced County, California. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Merced County Social Services may administer assistance programs such as SNAP or TANF, as well as Medicare or Medicaid and any state health programs for low-income uninsured or underinsured groups. They may also provide Merced County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Merced County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Merced County Social Service Department Merced CA 715 Martin Luther King Junior Way 95341 209-385-7602