Pemiscot County Welfare (Missouri)

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

Missouri State Social Service Department Caruthersville MO 915 Missouri 84 63830 573-333-2809


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

Pemiscot County Family Support Division Food Stamp Office Caruthersville MO 911 Missouri 84 63830 855-373-4636