Carter County Welfare (Tennessee)

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

Carter County Health Department WIC Office Elizabethton TN 403 East G Street 37643 423-543-2521

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

Carter County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office Elizabethton TN 206 Cherokee Park Drive 37643 423-543-3189