Rusk County Welfare (Texas)

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

Henderson Lone Star WIC Office Henderson TX 1227 Lone Star Street 75652 903-657-5056

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

Henderson Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Henderson TX 700 Zeid Boulevard 75652 903-657-5508

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

Henderson Social Service Department Henderson TX 700 Zeid Boulevard 75652 903-657-5508