Find Fort Myers 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.
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.
Fort Myers Service Center Food Stamp Office 2295 Victoria Avenue Fort Myers FL 33901 14.5 miles from Fort Myers Beach 866-762-2237
Naples Storefront Food Stamp Office 3845 Beck Boulevard Naples FL 34114 24.0 miles from Fort Myers Beach 866-762-2237
Immokalee Service Center Food Stamp Office 750 South 5th Street Immokalee FL 34142 30.7 miles from Fort Myers Beach 866-762-2237
LaBelle Storefront Food Stamp Office 813 East Hickpochee Avenue LaBelle FL 33935 37.9 miles from Fort Myers Beach 866-762-2237
North Port Storefront Food Stamp Office 14806 Tamiami Trail North Port FL 34287 45.9 miles from Fort Myers Beach 866-762-2237
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.
Lee County Housing Authority 1700 Medical Lane Fort Myers FL 33907 11.5 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-337-4111
Fort Myers Housing Authority 1225 Southeast 8th Terrace Cape Coral FL 33990 14.3 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-242-0816
Fort Myers Housing Authority 4224 Renaissance Preserve Way Fort Myers FL 33916 15.8 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-344-3220
Lee County Housing Authority 14170 Warner Circle North Fort Myers FL 33903 16.4 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-997-6688
Collier County Housing Authority 5251 Golden Gate Parkway Naples FL 34116 21.8 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-732-0732
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.
Immokalee Florida Medicaid Office 750 South 5th Street Immokalee FL 34142 30.7 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-657-3635
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.
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.
Fort Myers San Carlos Park WIC Office 18070 South Tamiami Trail Fort Myers FL 33908 5.7 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-344-2000
Bonita Springs WIC Office 25300 Bernwood Drive Bonita Springs FL 34135 8.6 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-344-2000
Lee County Career and Service Center WIC Office 4150 Ford Street Fort Myers FL 33916 12.5 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-931-8200
Lee County Health Department WIC Office 3920 Michigan Avenue Fort Myers FL 33916 15.7 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-332-9501
North Fort Myers WIC Office 83 Pondella Road North Fort Myers FL 33903 16.3 miles from Fort Myers Beach 239-344-2200