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.
Matanuska-Susitna Borough Food Stamp Office 855 Commercial Drive Wasilla AK 99654 800-478-7778
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.
Eagle River Municipality of Anchorage WIC Office 12001 Business Park Boulevard Eagle River AK 99577 907-343-1520
Palmer Alaska Family Services WIC Office 1825 South Chugach Street Palmer AK 99645 907-746-4080
Wasilla Alaska Family Services WIC Office 899 Commercial Drive Wasilla AK 99654 907-376-4080