Butte County Welfare (South Dakota)


Butte County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Butte County, South Dakota. Butte County WIC Offices process applications to join the Butte 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. Butte 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.

Butte County Newell WIC Office Newell SD 101 3rd Street 57760 605-456-2245

Butte County WIC Office Belle Fourche SD 2398 5th Avenue, 102 57717 605-892-2523


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

Belle Fourche Human Services Center Food Stamp Office Belle Fourche SD 609 5th Avenue 57717 877-390-0093


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

Belle Fourche Social Service Department Belle Fourche SD 609 5th Avenue 57717 605-892-2731