Carteret County Welfare (North Carolina)

Search for Carteret County, NC 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.


Carteret County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Carteret County, North Carolina. Carteret County WIC Offices process applications to join the Carteret 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. Carteret 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.

Carteret County Health Department WIC Office Morehead City NC 3820 Bridges Street 28557 252-222-7710


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

Carteret County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Beaufort NC 210 Craven Street 28516 252-728-3181


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

Carteret County Social Service Department Beaufort NC 210 Craven Street 28516 252-728-3181