Fernandina Beach Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Fernandina Beach Florida 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.

Fernandina Beach 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.

Jacksonville Gateway Service Center Food Stamp Office 5000 Norwood Avenue Jacksonville FL 32208 23.7 miles from Fernandina Beach 866-762-2237

Fernandina Beach 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.

Fernandina Beach Housing Authority 1300 Hickory Street Fernandina Beach FL 32034 904-261-5051

Jacksonville Housing Authority 1300 Broad Street Jacksonville FL 32202 25.4 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-630-3810

Macclenny Housing Authority 402 East Stansell Avenue Macclenny FL 32063 47.4 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-259-6881

Fernandina Beach 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.

Jacksonville Florida Medicaid Office 921 North Davis Street Jacksonville FL 32209 25.7 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-353-2100

Fernandina Beach Social Security Offices

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.

Jacksonville Social Security Office 1685 Dunn Avenue Jacksonville FL 32218 20.5 miles from Fernandina Beach 866-635-0789

Jacksonville Social Security Office 7185 Bonneval Road Jacksonville FL 32256 30.0 miles from Fernandina Beach 877-409-8424

Fernandina Beach 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.

Fernandina Beach WIC Office 1620 Nectarine Street Fernandina Beach FL 32034 904-548-1860

Yulee WIC Office 86014 Pages Dairy Road Yulee FL 32097 9.4 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-548-1890

Callahan WIC Office 85377 South Mickler Street Callahan FL 32011 23.6 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-879-6377

Jacksonville WIC Office 900 University Boulevard North Jacksonville FL 32211 24.6 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-253-1000

West Jacksonville Health Services WIC Office 120 King Street Jacksonville FL 32204 27.2 miles from Fernandina Beach 904-253-1500