Lea County Welfare (New Mexico)

Lea County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Lea County, New Mexico. Lea County WIC Offices process applications to join the Lea 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. Lea 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.

Hobbs WIC Office Hobbs NM 1923 North Dal Paso Street 88240 575-393-0197

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

Eunice City Youth & Teen Center Eunice NM 1309 Avenue East 88231 575-394-3933

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

Hobbs Independent School District Food Stamp Office Hobbs NM 2120 North Alto Drive 88240 575-397-3400

A Lea County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Lea County, New Mexico. Lea County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These Lea County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Lea County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Hobbs Social Security Office Hobbs NM 501 East Bender Boulevard 88240 575-393-7357