Dougherty County Welfare

Search for Dougherty County GA 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.


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

Dougherty County Health Department WIC Office Albany GA 1710 South Slappey Boulevard 31701 229-430-6280


A Dougherty County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Dougherty County Georgia. Dougherty 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 Dougherty County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Dougherty County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Albany Social Security Office Albany GA 235 West Roosevelt Avenue 31701 229-430-8400


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

Albany Social Service Department Albany GA 1515 Dawson Road 31707 229-430-8400

Dougherty County Social Service Department Albany GA 217 W Oglethorpe Blvd 31701 229-430-4118


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

Dougherty County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office Albany GA 200 West Oglethorpe Boulevard 31701 877-423-4746