Kent County Welfare (Maryland)

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

Kent County Chestertown WIC Office Chestertown MD 151 Dixon Drive, 2 21620 410-810-0125

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

Kent County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Chestertown MD 350 High Street 21620 410-810-7600

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

Kent County Social Service Department Chestertown MD 350 High Street 21620 410-810-7600