Find Arapahoe County Colorado social services and programs related to public assistance. Public assistance is provided by Food Stamp Offices, Medicaid Offices, Social Security Offices, WIC Offices, and Housing Authorities.
A Food Stamp Office is a government office at the local level that provides nutritional assistance through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP benefits are available to income-eligible households in order to reduce food insecurity and poverty by supplementing the food purchasing power of the household. A Food Stamp Office can assist eligible families in enrolling for SNAP benefits and receiving nutritional assistance benefits. These food assistance benefits include a monthly stipend to purchase household food items or plants and seeds to grow food.
Arapahoe County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office 14980 East Alameda Drive Aurora CO 80012 303-636-1130
A Housing Authority is a government office at the state, county, or local level that provides housing assistance and support to income-eligible people. Housing Authorities offer a range of services, including rental assistance, access to long-term low-income rental housing, and housing support. Housing Authorities often provide additional support services to tenants, including education and job training, access to healthcare services, and other social services.
Aurora Housing Authority 10745 East Kentucky Avenue Aurora CO 80012 720-251-2100
Englewood Housing Authority 3460 South Sherman Street Englewood CO 80113 303-761-6200
Littleton Housing Authority 5844 South Datura Street Littleton CO 80120 303-794-9608
Strasburg Housing Authority 760 Shoshone Street Strasburg CO 80136 970-563-4575
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration, which provides financial support to elderly people, surviving family members, and people with disabilities. Social Security Offices provide services including stipends to retired workers as well as low-income individuals and people with disabilities. Social Security Offices provide assistance in enrolling for Social Security benefits, receiving Social Security benefits, and planning for retirement needs.
Aurora Social Security Office 14280 East Jewell Avenue Aurora CO 80012
Littleton Social Security Office 8000 Southpark Lane Littleton CO 80120
A WIC Office is an office run by the state, county, or local government that provides support to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC stands for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC is a supplemental food program, and in addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help getting other social services. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance.
Arapahoe County Alton Colfax WIC Office 9000 East Colfax Avenue Aurora CO 80010 303-361-6010
Arapahoe County Englewood WIC Office 4857 South Broadway Englewood CO 80113 303-761-1340
Arapahoe County Iliff WIC Office 15559 East Iliff Avenue Aurora CO 80013 303-745-5858
Aurora WIC Office 15400 East 14th Place Aurora CO 80011 303-363-3076
Denver Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment WIC Office 4300 Cherry Creek South Drive Glendale CO 80246 800-688-7777