Highlands County Welfare

Search for Highlands County FL 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.


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

Avon Park WIC Office Avon Park FL 400 South Lake Avenue 33825 863-382-7351

Highlands County Health Department WIC Office Avon Park FL 400 South Lake Avenue 33825 863-382-7351

Highlands County WIC Office Lake Placid FL 106 North Main Avenue 33852 863-382-7314


A Highlands County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Highlands County Florida. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Highlands 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 Highlands County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Highlands 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.

Childrens Advocacy Center Sebring FL 1968 Sebring Parkway 33870 863-402-6845


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

Sebring Service Center Food Stamp Office Sebring FL 209 North Ridgewood Drive 33870 866-762-2237