Calhoun County Social Services for Public Assistance

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.

Calhoun County Human Resources Food Stamp Office 415 West 11th Street Anniston AL 36201 256-240-2100

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.

Anniston Housing Authority 316 Elm Street Anniston AL 36201 256-831-0901

Jacksonville Housing Authority 12 Marbut Drive Southwest Jacksonville AL 36265 256-435-9219

Piedmont Housing Authority 154 Craig Avenue Piedmont AL 36272 256-447-6734

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.

Anniston Social Security Office 301 East 13th Street Anniston AL 36207 256-237-1647