Charlotte County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Charlotte 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 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.

Punta Gorda Housing Authority 340 Gulf Breeze Avenue Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-639-4344


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.

Charlotte County Health Department WIC Office 6868 San Casa Drive Englewood FL 34224 941-624-7210

Charlotte County WIC Office 1100 Loveland Boulevard Port Charlotte FL 33980 941-624-7200

Englewood Health Department WIC Office 6868 San Casa Drive Englewood FL 34224 941-681-3762

Punta Gorda WIC Office 514 East Grace Street Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-639-1181