Russell County Welfare (Kentucky)

Search for Russell County, KY 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.


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

Russell County Community Health Center WIC Office Jamestown KY 211 Fruit of the Loom Drive 42629 270-343-2181


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

Jamestown Family Support Food Stamp Office Jamestown KY 100 South Main Street 42629 855-306-8959


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

Jamestown Social Service Department Jamestown KY 100 South Main Street 42629 270-343-3512