Garrett County Welfare (Maryland)

Search for Garrett County, MD 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.


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

Garrett Country Health Department WIC Office Oakland MD 1025 Memorial Drive 21550 301-334-7710


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

Backbone Mountain Youth Center Swanton MD 124 Camp 4 Road 21561 301-359-9190

Savage Mountain Youth Center Lonaconing MD 164 Freedom Lane 21539 301-463-2244


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

Garrett County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Oakland MD 12578 Garrett Highway 21550 301-533-3000


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

Garrett County Social Service Department Oakland MD 12578 Garrett Highway 21550 301-533-3000