Columbia County Welfare (New York)

Search for Columbia County, NY 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.


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

Columbia County Catholic Charities WIC Office Hudson NY 431 East Allen Street 12534 518-828-9668


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

Columbia County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Hudson NY 25 Railroad Avenue 12534 518-828-9411


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

Columbia County Social Service Department Hudson NY 25 Railroad Avenue 12534 518-828-9411


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

Germantown Community & Youth Germantown NY 50 Palatine Park Road 12526 518-537-4600