Buchanan County Welfare

Search for Buchanan County IA 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.


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

Independence Operation Threshold WIC Office Independence IA 1707 1st Street East 50644 319-334-6081


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

Buchanan County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Independence IA 1415 1st Street West 50644 800-642-6609