Douglas County Welfare

Search for Douglas County KS 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.


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

Douglas County Health Department WIC Office Lawrence KS 200 Maine Street 66044 785-856-5350


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

Douglas County Youth Service Department Lawrence KS 330 Northeast Industrial Lane 66044 785-331-1300

Lawrence Youth Sports Department Lawrence KS 2700 West 27th Street 66047 785-832-7940


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

Lawrence Service Center Food Stamp Office Lawrence KS 1901 Delaware Street 66046 785-832-3700


A Douglas County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Douglas County Kansas. Douglas County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These Douglas County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Douglas County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Lawrence Social Security Office Lawrence KS 1440 Wakarusa Drive 66049 785-843-2254