Lackawanna County Welfare (Pennsylvania)

Search for Lackawanna County, PA 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.


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

Jermyn WIC Office Jermyn PA 5 South Washington Avenue 18433 570-282-3943

Scranton Center WIC Office Scranton PA 431 Wright Court 18503 570-346-8493

Scranton Maternal and Family Health Services Circle of Care WIC Office Scranton PA 315 Colfax Avenue 18510 570-961-5550


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

Lackawanna Childrens Service Scranton PA 200 Adams Avenue 18503 570-963-6781


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

Lackawanna County Assistance Office Food Stamp Office Scranton PA 100 Lackawanna Avenue 18503 877-431-1887