McDowell County Welfare (West Virginia)

Search for McDowell County, WV 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.


McDowell County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in McDowell County, West Virginia. McDowell County WIC Offices process applications to join the McDowell 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. McDowell 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.

Welch WIC Office Welch WV 17 McDowell Street 24801 304-436-6122


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

McDowell County Department of Health and Human Resources Food Stamp Office Welch WV 840 Virginia Avenue 24801 304-436-8302


A McDowell County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in McDowell County, West Virginia. McDowell County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These McDowell County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in McDowell County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Welch Social Security Office Welch WV 50 McDowell Street 24801 304-436-3924


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

West Virginia State Social Service Department Welch WV 840 Virginia Avenue 24801 304-425-0537