Jefferson County Welfare

Search for Jefferson County IL 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.


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

Jefferson County Health Department WIC Office Mount Vernon IL 1 Doctors Park Road 62864 618-244-7134


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

Jefferson County Department of Human Services Family Community Resource Center Food Stamp Office Mount Vernon IL 333 Potomac Boulevard 62864 618-242-1040