Lyon County Welfare

Search for Lyon 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.


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

Lyon County WIC Office Rock Rapids IA 302 South Lincoln Street 51246 712-539-0869

Rock Rapids Forster Community Center WIC Office Rock Rapids IA 404 Main Street 51246 712-472-9000


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

Lyon County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Rock Rapids IA 315 Main Street 51246 800-337-2943