Sangamon County Welfare (Illinois)

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

Sangamon County Health Department WIC Office Springfield IL 2833 South Grand Avenue East 62703 217-535-3100

The Sangamon County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Sangamon County, Illinois. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Sangamon County Social Services may administer assistance programs such as SNAP or TANF, as well as Medicare or Medicaid and any state health programs for low-income uninsured or underinsured groups. They may also provide Sangamon County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Sangamon County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Illinois State Social Service Department Springfield IL 406 East Monroe Street 62701 217-785-2509

Illinois State Social Service Department Springfield IL 2200 Churchill Road 62702 217-782-1351

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

Sangamon County Department of Human Services Family Community Resource Center Food Stamp Office Springfield IL 100 South Martin Luther King Junior Drive 62703 217-782-0400