Ray County Welfare (Missouri)

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

Ray County Health Department WIC Office Richmond MO 820 East Lexington Street 64085 816-776-5413


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

Lawson Social Service Department Lawson MO 25610 Park Rd N 64062 816-781-8786

Richmond Social Service Department Richmond MO 901 East Lexington Street 64085 816-776-6964


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

Ray County Family Support Division Food Stamp Office Richmond MO 901 East Lexington Street 64085 855-373-4636