Lorain County Welfare (Ohio)

Search for Lorain County, OH 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.


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

Lorain County General Health Department WIC Office Lorain OH 1205 Broadway Avenue 44052 440-323-7320

Lorain County WIC Office Elyria OH 9880 Murray Ridge Road 44035 440-323-7320

Vermilion WIC Office Vermilion OH 320 Aldrich Road 44089 440-967-7359


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

Lorain County Department of Job and Family Services Food Stamp Office Elyria OH 42485 North Ridge Road 44035 440-323-5726


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

Lorain Social Service Department Lorain OH 300 Broadway Avenue 44052 800-772-1213

Ohio State Social Service Department Lorain OH 209 West Fourth Street 44052 440-244-6323