Otero County Welfare

Search for Otero County CO county welfare services. A county welfare search can provide information on nutrition assistance, SNAP benefits, WIC benefits, food services, government benefits, food assistance benefits, apply for benefits, Social Security benefits, retirement benefits, safety net programs, assistance programs, TANF benefits, Medicaid benefits, housing services, substance abuse services, energy assistance, mental health services, emergency assistance, low-income assistance, childcare subsidy programs, and welfare services.


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

La Junta WIC Office La Junta CO 13 West 3rd Street 81050 719-383-3051

Otero County Rocky Ford WIC Office Rocky Ford CO 811 South 13th Street 81067 719-383-5306

Rocky Ford WIC Office Rocky Ford CO 811 South 13th Street 81067 719-383-5306


A Otero County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Otero County Colorado. Otero County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These Otero County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Otero County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

La Junta Social Security Office La Junta CO 1314 East 3rd Street 81050 888-221-0429


The Otero County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Otero County Colorado. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Otero 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 Otero County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Otero County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

La Junta Social Service Department La Junta CO 311 Santa Fe Avenue 81050 719-384-8887

Otero County Social Service Department La Junta CO Ste 102, 13 W 3rd St 81050 719-383-3160


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

Otero County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office La Junta CO East 3rd Street 81050 719-383-3100