Dunklin County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Dunklin County Missouri 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.

Dunklin County Family Support Division Food Stamp Office 1100 North Bypass Kennett MO 63857 855-373-4636


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.

Campbell Housing Authority 930 Poplar Street Campbell MO 63933 573-246-3103

Cardwell Housing Authority 123 Circle Drive Cardwell MO 63829 573-654-3557

Holcomb Housing Authority 213 Elm Street Holcomb MO 63852 573-792-3576

Hornersville Housing Authority 201 J C Edmonston Circle Hornersville MO 63855 573-737-2533

Kennett Housing Authority 900 Kennett Street Kennett MO 63857 573-888-4612

Malden Housing Authority 109 Watson Drive Malden MO 63863 573-276-3706

Senath Housing Authority 722 South Caneer Street Senath MO 63876 573-738-2209


A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration, which provides financial support to elderly people, surviving family members, and people with disabilities. Social Security Offices provide services including stipends to retired workers as well as low-income individuals and people with disabilities. Social Security Offices provide assistance in enrolling for Social Security benefits, receiving Social Security benefits, and planning for retirement needs.

Kennett Social Security Office 902 North Bypass Kennett MO 63857 866-931-4497


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.

Dunklin County Health Department WIC Office 410 Teaco Road Kennett MO 63857 573-888-9441

Malden WIC Office 118 East Main Street Malden MO 63863 573-276-3646

Malden WIC Office 1108 North Douglass Street Malden MO 63863 573-276-3646