Rio Arriba County Welfare (New Mexico)

Search for Rio Arriba County, NM 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.


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

Espanola Eight Northern Indian Pueblos WIC Office Española NM Industrial Park Road 87532 505-753-4659


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

Espanola Independent School District Food Stamp Office Española NM 228 Paseo De Onate 87532 505-753-2271

Tierra Amarilla Independent School District Food Stamp Office Tierra Amarilla NM 324 Highway 84 County 87575 575-588-7103


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

Espanola Social Service Department Española NM 912 North Railroad Avenue 87532 505-753-7191