Information courtesy of • •
A program of Bedford Department of Social Services
119 East Main Street
P O Box 1187,
Bedford, VA  24523
Main Phone: (540) 586-7750  
Main Fax: (540) 586-7785  
Contact for services:  General Staff
What type of business is this?  Local Government

Who Are We?

Bedford County Department of Social Services participates in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps. SNAP benefits are electronic benefits that can be used like cash to buy food at any store that has a sign displaying the Quest logo or a picture of the Virginia Electronic Transfer Benefit card.


Each eligible household will receive a card that may be used like a bank debit card to purchase eligible food items from your account. Plants and seeds to grow a garden can also be purchased.

Who Do We Serve?

Among our staff, we can speak:English Service Area (Cities|Counties):Bedford County Other Eligibility Requirements:Elderly, 18 + years residence in Bedford City or County; Eligibility based on income and family size

The When and How?
Hours of operation:           Monday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Tuesday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Wednesday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Thursday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Friday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM
How to Access Services:Call office. Ask for Eligibility Intake Worker
Consumers can expect to be contacted in 24 hours. Consumer can self refer.
Accessible to Public Transportation?N/A
This listing last updated:1/27/2015 1:52:55 PM Internal ID #: 68401