Benton County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Benton County Arkansas social services and programs related to public assistance. Public assistance is provided by Food Stamp Offices, Medicaid Offices, Social Security Offices, WIC Offices, and Housing Authorities.


A Food Stamp Office is a government office at the local level that provides nutritional assistance through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP benefits are available to income-eligible households in order to reduce food insecurity and poverty by supplementing the food purchasing power of the household. A Food Stamp Office can assist eligible families in enrolling for SNAP benefits and receiving nutritional assistance benefits. These food assistance benefits include a monthly stipend to purchase household food items or plants and seeds to grow food.

Benton County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office 900 Southeast 13th Court Bentonville AR 72712 479-273-9011


A Housing Authority is a government office at the state, county, or local level that provides housing assistance and support to income-eligible people. Housing Authorities offer a range of services, including rental assistance, access to long-term low-income rental housing, and housing support. Housing Authorities often provide additional support services to tenants, including education and job training, access to healthcare services, and other social services.

Siloam Springs Housing Authority 2802 U.s. 412 Siloam Springs AR 72761 479-524-8117


A WIC Office is an office run by the state, county, or local government that provides support to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC stands for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC is a supplemental food program, and in addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help getting other social services. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance.

Benton County Health Unit WIC Office 1200 West Walnut Street Rogers AR 72756 479-986-1300

Benton County Health Unit WIC Office 101 West University Street Siloam Springs AR 72761 479-549-3794

Benton County Lowell WIC Office 107 South Lincoln Street Lowell AR 72745 479-770-6232