Polk County Child Services (Arkansas)

Polk County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the AR State, Polk County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Polk County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Polk County foster care and adoption services.

Mena Child Support & Enforcement Office Mena AR 806 10th Street 71953 479-394-6339

A Polk County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Polk County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other Arkansas social services.

Polk County Health Unit WIC Office Mena AR 702 Hornbeck Avenue 71953 479-394-2707