Hancock County Welfare (Illinois)

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

Hancock County Health Department WIC Office Carthage IL 671 Wabash Avenue 62321 217-357-2171

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

Hancock County Department of Human Services Family Community Resource Center Food Stamp Office Carthage IL 2005 US Highway 136 62321 217-357-3116