Barnstable County Welfare (Massachusetts)

Search for Barnstable County, MA 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.


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

Orleans Outer Cape WIC Office Orleans MA 79 Finlay Road 02653 508-240-0853


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

East Falmouth Social Security Office Falmouth MA 48 Research Road 02536 508-548-8150

Hyannis Social Security Office Barnstable MA 259 Barnstable Road 02601 508-775-7501


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

Hyannis Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamp Office Barnstable MA 181 North Street 02601 508-862-6600


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

Hyannis Social Service Department Hyannis MA Unit 2, 500 Main St 02601 508-760-0200