Larimer 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.

Larimer County Department of Human Services Food Stamp Office 1501 Blue Spruce Drive Fort Collins CO 80524 970-498-6300

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.

Fort Collins Housing Authority 1400 Riverside Avenue Fort Collins CO 80524 970-416-2092

Fort Collins Housing Authority 1715 West Mountain Avenue Fort Collins CO 80521 970-416-2910

Loveland Housing Authority 2100 Maple Drive Loveland CO 80538 970-292-8336

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.

Ft Collins Social Security Office 301 South Howes Street Fort Collins CO 80521 970-482-7354

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.

Estes Park WIC Office 1601 Brodie Avenue Estes Park CO 80517 970-577-2050

Larimer County Fort Collins WIC Office 1525 Blue Spruce Drive Fort Collins CO 80524 970-498-6720

Loveland WIC Office 205 East 6th Street Loveland CO 80537 970-679-4590