Mercer County Welfare

Search for Mercer 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.


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

Mercer County Health Department WIC Office Aledo IL 305 Northwest 7th Street 61231 309-582-3759


A Mercer County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Mercer County Illinois. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Mercer County Child, Youth, and Family Services Departments may offer job training, education assistance, and childcare subsidy programs. They may also be responsible for children's welfare services, such as adoption and foster care, as well as regulating and licensing Mercer County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Mercer County child support payments and investigating child abuse, domestic abuse, and elderly or adult abuse. The Child, Youth, and Family Services Office may provide access to services on its website.

Mercer County Youth Services Bureau Aledo IL 100 Southeast 3rd Street 61231 309-582-7288