Contra Costa County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Contra Costa County California 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.

Contra Costa County Central Human Services Food Stamp Office 400 Ellinwood Way Pleasant Hill CA 94523 925-602-9379

Contra Costa County East Human Services Food Stamp Office 151 Sand Creek Road Brentwood CA 94513 925-513-3720

Contra Costa County East Human Services Food Stamp Office 4545 Delta Fair Boulevard Antioch CA 94509 925-706-4980

Contra Costa County West Human Services Food Stamp Office 11 Linus Pauling Drive Hercules CA 94547 510-262-7700

Contra Costa County West Human Services Food Stamp Office 1305 Macdonald Avenue Richmond CA 94801 510-412-3000


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.

Bay Point Housing Authority 1015 Clearland Ext Bay Point CA 94565 925-291-6137

Brentwood Housing Authority 150 City Park Way Brentwood CA 94513 925-516-5400

Contra Costa County Housing Authority 2 California Street Rodeo CA 94572 510-799-0400

Contra Costa County Housing Authority 875 El Pueblo Avenue Pittsburg CA 94565 925-432-3523

Contra Costa County Housing Authority 2870 Howe Road Martinez CA 94553 925-957-7000

Contra Costa County Housing Authority 801 West Eighth Street Antioch CA 94509 925-957-8050

Oakley Housing Authority 990 Rosemary Private Lane Oakley CA 94561 925-625-2245

Pittsburg Housing Authority 916 Cumberland Street Pittsburg CA 94565 925-252-4830

Richmond Housing Authority 960 Triangle Court Richmond CA 94801 510-237-8342


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.

Antioch Social Security Office 2615 Crow Court Antioch CA 94509