Thurston County Welfare

Search for Thurston County NE 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.


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

Pender Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership WIC Office Pender NE 603 Earl Street 68047 402-385-6300


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

Pender Department of Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Pender NE 415 Main Street 68047 888-423-2729