Asheville NC Medicaid Food Stamp and Welfare Office administrates your local program under North Carolina 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.
Buncombe County Department of Social Services
40 Coxe Ave.
PO Box 7408 Asheville, NC 28802
State Courier#: 12-50-02
(828) 250-5500 / Fax: (828) 250-6235
County Population: 222,174
Emergency Phone: (828) 250-5500