Okeechobee County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Okeechobee County, Florida. Okeechobee County WIC Offices process applications to join the Okeechobee 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. Okeechobee 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.
Okeechobee WIC Office Okeechobee FL 1728 Northwest 9th Avenue 34972 863-462-5814
Okeechobee County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Okeechobee County, Florida. Local Okeechobee 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 Okeechobee County households. Food Stamp Offices in Okeechobee County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.
Okeechobee County Access Center Food Stamp Office Okeechobee FL 108 Northeast 7th Street 34972 866-762-2237
The Okeechobee County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Okeechobee County, Florida. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Okeechobee 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 Okeechobee County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Okeechobee County provide online access to many of their services and programs.
Seminole Social Service Department Okeechobee FL 1721 CIVC St 34974 863-763-4128