Yancey County Welfare (North Carolina)

Search for Yancey 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.


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

Yancey County Health Department WIC Office Burnsville NC 202 Medical Campus Drive 28714 828-682-6118


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

Yancey County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Burnsville NC 320 Pensacola Road 28714 828-682-6148


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

Yancey County Social Service Department Burnsville NC 320 Pensacola Road 28714 828-682-5397