Atkinson County Welfare (Georgia)

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

Atkinson County Health Department WIC Office Pearson GA 461 East Albany Avenue 31642 855-473-4374

Willacoochee WIC Office Willacoochee GA 70 Florida Road 31650 855-473-4374

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

Atkinson County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office Pearson GA East Legion Avenue 31642 877-423-4746

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

Georgia State Social Service Department Pearson GA 92 Legion Ave 31642 912-422-3006