Ascension Parish County Welfare (Louisiana)

Ascension Parish WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Ascension Parish, Louisiana. Ascension Parish WIC Offices process applications to join the Ascension Parish 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. Ascension Parish 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.

Donaldson Capitol City Family Health Center WIC Office Donaldsonville LA 904 Catalpa Street 70346 225-264-6800

Gonzales WIC Office Gonzales LA 1024 East Ascension Complex Boulevard 70737 225-450-1006

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

Gonzales Ascension Parish Economic Stability Food Stamp Office Gonzales LA 1078 West Worthy Street 70737 888-524-3578

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

Louisiana State Social Service Department Gonzales LA 1078 West Worthy Street 70737 225-644-4603