Catawba County News
Social Services Encourages Residents to Apply for Medicaid, SNAP Benefits Online
Published: March 23, 2020
In light of current social distancing recommendations, Catawba County Social Services reminds residents that online applications are available for Food and Nutrition Services (formerly Food Stamps) and Medical Assistance (Medicaid and NC Health Choice or CHIP). Applications can be found online at ePass.nc.gov.
Additionally, residents may request applications by mail, e-mail or fax by calling (828) 695-6326. To return a completed application, use one of the following options:
- Mail completed applications to PO Box 669 Newton, NC 28658
- E-mail completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax completed applications to (828) 695-5700
- Drop off completed applications in the drop box located in the parking lot at Catawba County Social Services, 3030 11th Ave Dr SE, Hickory, 28602
Medical Assistance (Medicaid, and NC Health Choice or CHIP) applicants may also complete an application over the phone by calling (828) 695-6326.