Cobb County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Cobb County Georgia 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.

Cobb County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office 325 Fairground Street Southeast Marietta GA 30060 877-423-4746


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.

Acworth Housing Authority 4173 F J Kienel Drive Acworth GA 30101 770-974-3012

Marietta Housing Authority 95 Cole Street Northeast Marietta GA 30060 770-419-3200


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.

Marietta Social Security Office 1415 Franklin Road Southeast Marietta GA 30067


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.

Acworth WIC Office 4489 Acworth Industrial Drive Northwest Acworth GA 30101 770-514-2389

Austell South Cobb Community Health Center WIC Office 875 6 Flags Drive Austell GA 30168 678-385-1364

Marietta Community Health Center WIC Office 1650 County Services Parkway Marietta GA 30008 770-514-2389

Marietta Kennestone Hospital WIC Office 677 Church Street Marietta GA 30060 770-793-5000

Smyrna Community Health Center WIC Office 3830 South Cobb Drive Southeast Smyrna GA 30080 770-514-2389