Mississippi Medicaid Food Stamp and Welfare Offices administrates your local program under Mississippi State guidelines. Medicaid provides health care for low income people. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Food Stamps helps low-income families buy food. While Welfare program (TANF) give assistance to those who have little or no income.
Click on Your Mississippi Medicaid/Food Stamp Office for Phone Number, Map and More Information
Mississippi Medicaid Application Information – By clicking on this link you will find information on Mississippi medicaid program and how to apply for health coverage.
Mississippi Medicaid Application Form – Here you can access Mississippi Medicaid application form. The same form is used to apply for Children’s Health Insurance Program CHIP.
Mississippi SNAP Program – On this page you will find information and eligibility requirements for Minnesota Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(formerly Food Stamps)
Mississippi EBT Card Website – On this site you can access your Mississippi EBT Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefit balance.
Mississippi TANF Program – Here you will find information Mississippi Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program. As well as office locations to apply for benefits.
Mississippi Medicaid Office Tips:
- Show Up Early: Mississippi Medicaid offices are sometimes crowded. You must understand that in this economy there are many people in need of medicaid, food stamp and welfare benefits. So be patient, you will be seen.
- Be prepared to wait: With lots of people at your local Mississippi Medicaid office, if you are late you will have to wait. the best way to avoid the long lines, so get to the office early.
- Bring a snack: If you have kids with you, they may get hungry so bring a snack. You don’t want to miss your name being called because you went out to buy a snack.
- Have a Cool Head: With lots of people at the local medicaid/food stamp office waiting to be seen it’s easy to get frustrated and loose you cool. Remember that medicaid office counselors are there to assist you. Keeping a cool head and being courteous will help speed the process along.
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