Shelby County Welfare

Search for Shelby 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.


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

Shelby County Health Department WIC Office Shelbyville IL 1700 West South 3rd Street 62565 217-774-5812


A Shelby County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Shelby County Illinois. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Shelby 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 Shelby County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Shelby 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.

Moweaqua Youth Center Moweaqua IL 106 West Main Street 62550 217-768-5555


The Shelby County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Shelby County Illinois. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Shelby 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 Shelby County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Shelby County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Shelbyville Social Service Department Shelbyville IL 519 North Cedar Street 62565 217-774-3213