Cochise County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Cochise County Arizona 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.

Benson Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 595 South Dragoon Street Benson AZ 85602 520-586-8300

Bisbee Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 207 Bisbee Road Bisbee AZ 85603 520-432-5415

Douglas Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 615 East 2nd Street Douglas AZ 85607 520-364-1291

Sierra Vista Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 820 East Fry Boulevard Sierra Vista AZ 85635 520-459-6901

Willcox Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 256 South Curtis Avenue Willcox AZ 85643 520-384-3583


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.

Douglas Social Security Office 600 East 15th Street Douglas AZ 85607


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.

Benson WIC Office 126 West 5th Street Benson AZ 85602 877-942-2477

Bisbee WIC Office 1415 West Melody Lane Bisbee AZ 85603 520-432-9482

Cochsie County Chiricahua Pediatric Center of Excellence WIC Office 815 15th Street Douglas AZ 85607 877-942-2477

Cochsie County Douglas WIC Office 1012 G Avenue Douglas AZ 85607 877-942-2477

Cochsie County Sierra Vista WIC Office 4115 East Foothills Drive Sierra Vista AZ 85635 877-942-2477

Wilcox WIC Office 450 South Haskell Avenue Willcox AZ 85643 877-942-2477