Lafayette County Welfare (Mississippi)

Search for Lafayette County, MS county welfare services. A county welfare search can provide information on nutrition assistance, SNAP benefits, WIC benefits, food services, government benefits, food assistance benefits, apply for benefits, Social Security benefits, retirement benefits, safety net programs, assistance programs, TANF benefits, Medicaid benefits, housing services, substance abuse services, energy assistance, mental health services, emergency assistance, low-income assistance, childcare subsidy programs, and welfare services.


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

Lafayette County Health Department WIC Office Oxford MS 101 Center Ridge Road 38655 662-234-5231

Lafayette County WIC Office Oxford MS 161 County Road 401 38655 662-234-2060


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

Lafayette County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Oxford MS 819 Jackson Avenue East 38655 662-234-1861


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

Oxford Family & Childrens Service Oxford MS 1301 Monroe Avenue 38655 662-234-1863