Denver County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Denver County Colorado 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.

Denver County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office 1200 Federal Boulevard Denver CO 80204 720-944-3666


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.

Denver County Housing Authority 2945 West Florida Avenue Denver CO 80219 720-946-6070

Denver Housing Authority 777 Grant Street Denver CO 80203 720-932-3000


A Medicaid Office is a government office at the state, county, or local level that provides health insurance assistance to income-eligible individuals and families. Medicaid services include inexpensive or free health insurance for children, adults, people with disabilities, and the elderly. A Medicaid Office provides assistance in enrolling for Medicaid services, information on healthcare options, and help obtaining access to healthcare.

Denver Colorado Medicaid Office 1575 Sherman Street Denver CO 80203 303-866-2413


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.

Denver Social Security Office 1500 Champa Street Denver CO 80202


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.

Denver Eastside Neighborhood Health Center WIC Office 501 28th Street Denver CO 80205 303-602-6550

Lowry Family Health Center WIC Office 1001 Yosemite Street Denver CO 80230 303-602-6550

Montbello County WIC Office 12600 Albrook Drive Denver CO 80239 303-602-6550

Westside Family Health Center WIC Office 1100 Federal Boulevard Denver CO 80204 303-602-6550