Cook County Welfare (Minnesota)

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

Cook County Sawtooth Mountain Clinic WIC Office Grand Marais MN 513 5th Avenue West 55604 218-387-2330

Grand Portage Reservation Tribal Council WIC Office Grand Portage MN Old Highway 61 55605 218-475-2235

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

Cook County Public Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Grand Marais MN 411 West 2nd Street 55604 218-387-3620

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

Cook County Social Service Department Grand Marais MN 101 West Highway 61 55604 218-387-3000