Alger County Welfare (Michigan)

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

Luce Mackinac Alger Schoolcraft Multi-County District Health Department WIC Office Munising MI 9526 Prospect Street 49862 906-387-2297


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

Adults & Children Protective Services Munising MI 101 East Munising Avenue 49862 906-387-4440

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

Alger County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Munising MI Court Street 49862 906-387-4440


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

Munising Social Service Department Munising MI 101 Court St 49862 906-387-4440