McDowell County Welfare (North Carolina)

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

McDowell County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Marion NC 145 East Court Street 28752 828-652-3355


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

McDowell County Social Service Department Marion NC 100 Spaulding Road 28752 828-652-8953