Stone County Welfare (Mississippi)

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

Stone County Health Department WIC Office Wiggins MS 1510 East Central Avenue 39577 601-928-5293

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

Stone County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Wiggins MS 648 Fairgrounds Street 39577 601-928-4996

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

Stone County Family & Children Service Wiggins MS 648 Fairgrounds Street 39577 601-928-2509