Brevard County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Brevard County Florida 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.

Brevard County ACCESS Application Center Food Stamp Office 801 Dixon Boulevard Cocoa FL 32922 866-762-2237


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.

Brevard County Housing Authority 579 Player Lane Merritt Island FL 32953 321-775-1577

Cocoa Housing Authority 828 Stone Street Cocoa FL 32922 321-636-8534

Merritt Housing Authority 615 Kurek Court Merritt Island FL 32953 321-452-2446

Titusville Housing Authority 524 South Hopkins Avenue Titusville FL 32796 321-267-4204


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.

Cocoa Social Security Office 814 Dixon Boulevard Cocoa FL 32922

Melbourne Social Security Office 2301 West Eau Gallie Boulevard Melbourne FL 32935 321-255-5510


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.

Brevard County Health Department WIC Office 611 North Singleton Avenue Titusville FL 32796 321-383-2791

Brevard County Health Department WIC Office 2275 South Babcock Street Melbourne FL 32901 321-726-2922

Brevard County Health Department WIC Office 2555 Judge Fran Jamieson Way Melbourne FL 32940 321-639-5802