Worcester County Welfare (Massachusetts)

Search for Worcester 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.


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

North Central Fitchburg WIC Office Fitchburg MA 375 Nichols Street 01420 978-345-6272

Southbridge South Central WIC Office Southbridge MA 29 Pine Street 01550 508-765-0139

Worcester WIC Office Worcester MA 199 Chandler Street 01609 508-762-5700


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

Fitchburg Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamp Office Fitchburg MA 473 Main Street 01420 978-665-8700

Southbridge Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamp Office Southbridge MA 1 North Street 01550 508-765-2400

Worcester Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamp Office Worcester MA 13 Sudbury Street 01609 508-767-3100


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

Fitchburg Social Security Office Fitchburg MA 881 Main Street 01420 877-319-0728

Gardner Social Security Office Gardner MA 55 Lake Street 01440 978-632-1004


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

Fitchburg Social Service Fitchburg MA 473 Main Street 01420 978-665-8802

Leominster Social service Department Leominster MA 690 Mechanic Street 01453 978-466-1500

Massachusetts State Social Service Department Worcester MA 25 Winthrop Street 01604 508-929-2130

Massachusetts State Social Service Department Worcester MA 121 Providence Street 01604 508-929-2000


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

Westborough Youth & Family Service Westborough MA 45 West Main Street 01581 508-366-3090