Cherokee County Welfare (Texas)

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

Alto WIC Office Alto TX 176 San Antonio Road 75925 936-589-0734

Jacksonville WIC Office Jacksonville TX 335 Neches Street 75766 903-589-0734

Texline First Baptist Church WIC Office Rusk TX 372 East 4th Street 75785 806-674-6248

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

Jacksonville Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Jacksonville TX 502 East Pine Street 75766 903-586-7626

Rusk Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Rusk TX 220 West 1st 75785 903-683-5473

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

Texas State Social Service Department Jacksonville TX 1037 Texas 456 Loop 75766 903-589-6600