Mercer County Welfare (Kentucky)

Mercer County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Mercer County, Kentucky. 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 Harrodsburg KY 900 North College Street 40330 859-734-4522


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

Harrodsburg Family Support Food Stamp Office Harrodsburg KY 661 Beaumont Avenue 40330 855-306-8959


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

Harrodsburg Social Service Department Harrodsburg KY 649 Beaumont Plaza 40330 859-734-5448