Dent County Welfare (Missouri)

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

Dent County Health Center WIC Office Salem MO 601 South Macarthur Avenue 65560 573-729-3106

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

Dent County Family Support Division Food Stamp Office Salem MO 800 East Scenic Rivers Boulevard 65560 855-373-4636

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

Missouri State Social Service Department Salem MO 800 East Scenic Rivers Boulevard 65560 573-729-4137