Kit Carson County Social Services for Public Assistance

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.

Kit Carson County Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office 252 South 14th Street Burlington CO 80807 719-346-8732

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.

Burlington WIC Office 252 South 14th Street Burlington CO 80807 719-346-7158

Flagler WIC Office 416 Navajo Avenue Flagler CO 80815 719-765-4503

Stratton WIC Office 500 Nebraska Avenue Stratton CO 80836 719-348-4650