Calcasieu Parish County Welfare (Louisiana)


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

Lake Charles Calcasieu Parish Health Unit WIC Office Lake Charles LA 3236 Kirkman Street 70601 337-478-6020

Lake Charles South West Louisiana Center for Health Services WIC Office Lake Charles LA 2000 Opelousas Street 70601 337-493-5159


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

Lake Charles Calcasieu Economic Stability Food Stamp Office Lake Charles LA 2133 Oak Park Boulevard 70601 888-524-3578


A Calcasieu Parish Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana. Calcasieu Parish 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 Calcasieu Parish public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Calcasieu Parish provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Lake Charles Social Security Office Lake Charles LA 825 Ryan Street 70601 337-433-0643


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

Louisiana Correctional & Industrial School Children & Family Services Department DeQuincy LA 4336 Edgerly Road 70633 337-786-2234


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

Louisiana State Social Service Department Lake Charles LA 1919 Kirkman Street 70601 337-491-2470