Address:140 S. Hwy 50Lake Andes, SD 57356Map & Directions
Services: Provides one month's assistance with food, utilities, emergency lodging and rent on an emergency basis for individuals and families facing a hardship and are unable to be assisted from other immediate direct resources Also works closely with 12 food pantries to assist persons with emergency food needs.
Address:200 E 4th AveMitchell, SD 57301Map & Directions
Services: The County Welfare Official is responsible for procuring financial assistance for the need through federal, state or county aide programs Counties may provide emergency funds for heat, burial, medical, housing, food, utilities, etc The Welfare office is combined with another county office such as Veterans Services.
Address:300 W Cherry StTyndall, SD 57066Map & Directions
Services: The County Auditor is responsible for commissioners proceedings, agendas, and records, accounting records, revenue and expense reports, voter registration and elections. Businesses apply for beer and liquor licenses with the auditor. The auditor also figures real estate and mobile home taxes and handles county bid lettings.As the Welfare Official, this office also manages medical indigent claims, last resort burial expense assistance, last resort hotel voucher if visiting family in prison, and one time last resort for rental and utility payment assistance to prevent eviction or disconnect.The Auditor and Treasurer work in conjunction to pay county bills.
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm (CT), Monday - Friday
Eligibility: Open to all Adults Teens Children Families
Documents To Bring: None