Stephenson County Welfare (Illinois)

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

Stephenson County Health Department WIC Office Freeport IL 10 West Linden Street 61032 815-235-8360

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

Freeport Social Service Department Freeport IL Ste 2, 660 W Stephenson St, Ste 2 61032 815-235-7878

Illinois State Social Service Department Freeport IL 1631 South Galena Avenue 61032 815-232-6121

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

Stephenson County Department of Human Services Family Community Resource Center Food Stamp Office Freeport IL 1631 South Galena Avenue 61032 815-232-6123