Sumter County Welfare (Georgia)

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

Americus Georgia Health Department WIC Office Americus GA 208 Rucker Street 31719 229-924-3637

Sumter County Health Department WIC Office Americus GA 1601 North Martin Luther King Boulevard, 100 31719 229-924-9880

Sumter County Health Department WIC Office Americus GA 208 Rucker Street 31719 800-789-5502


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

Georgia State Social Service Department Americus GA SOUTHERFIELD Rd 31709 229-931-2462


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

Sumter County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office Americus GA 1601 North Martin Luther King Boulevard 31719 877-423-4746