The Essex County Food Stamp Office administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance for income-eligible households in Essex County, Massachusetts. Local Food Stamp Offices process applications for Essex County SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for benefits, and provide nutritional education resources. The offices also help administer monthly food benefits, distribute food assistance, and accept applications from individuals and households for SNAP benefits, and they ensure that participants comply with SNAP rules. Essex County Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.
Lawrence Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamp Office Lawrence MA 280 Merrimack Street 01843 978-725-7100
Salem North Shore Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamp Office Salem MA 35 Congress Street 01970 978-825-7300
The Essex County WIC Office provides services that are part of the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Essex County, Massachusetts. WIC Offices process applications to join the program, provide nutritional education, and administer Essex County food services to eligible individuals and families. The program administers benefits for income-eligible pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children who are at nutrition risk. WIC Offices determine eligibility for benefits, accept and process applications, and conduct assessments for nutrition risk. Essex County WIC Offices provide information and services on their websites.
Amesbury WIC Office Amesbury MA 44 Friend Street 01913 978-388-2575
Beverly WIC Office Beverly MA 4 Ocean Street 01915 978-922-2110
Gloucester WIC Office Gloucester MA 302 Washington Street 01930 978-281-4540
Haverhill Northern Essex WIC Office Haverhill MA 145 Essex Street 01832 978-374-2191
Lynn North Shore WIC Office Lynn MA 20 Central Avenue 01901 781-599-7290