Gwinnett County Social Services for Public Assistance

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.

Gwinnet County Division of Family and Children Services Food Stamp Office 446 West Crogan Street Lawrenceville GA 30046 877-423-4746

Norcross Service Center Food Stamp Office 2211 Beaver Ruin Road Norcross GA 30071 877-423-4746

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.

Buford Housing Authority 2050 Hutchins Street Buford GA 30518 770-945-5212

Lawrenceville Housing Authority 502 Glenn Edge Drive Lawrenceville GA 30046 770-963-4900

Norcross Housing Authority 19 Garner Street Northwest Norcross GA 30071 770-448-3668

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.

Norcross Social Security Office 4365 Shackleford Road Norcross GA 30093

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.

Buford Health Center WIC Office 2755 Sawnee Avenue Buford GA 30518 770-614-2401

Gwinnett County Public Health Services Center WIC Office 455 Grayson Highway Lawrenceville GA 30046 770-339-4283

Lilburn Square WIC Office 5342 Lawrenceville Highway Lilburn GA 30047 678-924-1546

Norcross Health Center WIC Office 5030 Georgia Belle Court Norcross GA 30093 770-638-5700