Wright 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.

Wright County Family Support Division Food Stamp Office 1801 North Talcott Avenue Mountain Grove MO 65711 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.

Mansfield Housing Authority 100 West Maple Street Mansfield MO 65704 417-924-8316

Mountain Grove Housing Authority 301 West 1st Street Mountain Grove MO 65711 417-926-3142

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.

Wright County Health Department WIC Office 602 East State Street Mountain Grove MO 65711 417-926-6023

Wright County Health Department WIC Office 300 South Main Avenue Hartville MO 65667 417-741-7791