Fargo Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Fargo 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.


Fargo Food Stamp Offices

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.

Clinch County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office Shirley Road Homerville GA 31634 25.7 miles from Fargo 877-423-4746

Echols County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office 106 Church of God Street Statenville GA 31648 26.9 miles from Fargo 877-423-4746

Charlton County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office 32 Oakwood Street Folkston GA 31537 34.9 miles from Fargo 877-423-4746

Lanier County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office 5 Roquemore Lakeland GA 31635 38.4 miles from Fargo 877-423-4746

Ware County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office 1200 Plant Avenue Extension Waycross GA 31501 38.8 miles from Fargo 877-423-4746


Fargo 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.

Folkston Housing Authority 434 6th Street Folkston GA 31537 35.3 miles from Fargo 912-496-7259

Waycross Housing Authority 301 Garlington Avenue Waycross GA 31503 37.9 miles from Fargo 912-284-1350

Valdosta Housing Authority 5141 Northwind Boulevard Valdosta GA 31605 44.1 miles from Fargo 229-232-5435

Nahunta Housing Authority 101 Burton Street Nahunta GA 31553 50.1 miles from Fargo 912-462-5680

Kingsland Housing Authority 1916 W Woodlawn Kingsland GA 31548 52.9 miles from Fargo 912-729-5452


Fargo Medicaid Offices

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.

Pearson Georgia Medicaid Office 636 East Austin Avenue Pearson GA 31642 44.8 miles from Fargo 912-422-6591


Fargo WIC Offices

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.

Clinch County Health Department WIC Office 285 Sweat Street Homerville GA 31634 26.4 miles from Fargo 855-473-4374

Echols County Health Department WIC Office 149 Georgia 94 Statenville GA 31648 26.9 miles from Fargo 229-559-5103

Charlton County Health Department WIC Office 2587 3rd Street Folkston GA 31537 35.4 miles from Fargo 855-473-4374

Lowndes County Lake Park WIC Office 751 Country Lane Lake Park GA 31636 38.1 miles from Fargo 229-559-6470

Lanier County Health Department WIC Office West Murrell Avenue Lakeland GA 31635 38.7 miles from Fargo 229-482-3294