Bates County Welfare (Missouri)

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

Bates County Health Center WIC Office Butler MO 501 North Orange Street 64730 660-679-6108

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

Bates County Family Support Division Food Stamp Office Butler MO 4 West Ohio Street 64730 855-373-4636

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

Bates County Social Service Department Butler MO 4 West Ohio Street 64730 660-679-3174

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

Butler Youth Center Butler MO 300 North Havanah Street 64730 660-679-3580