Find Merritt Island 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.
Brevard County ACCESS Application Center Food Stamp Office 801 Dixon Boulevard Cocoa FL 32922 5.9 miles from Merritt Island 866-762-2237
Osceola County Access Storefront Food Stamp Office 3501 West Vine Street Kissimmee FL 34741 46.4 miles from Merritt Island 866-762-2237
Indian River County Access Center Food Stamp Office 2746 U.s. 1 Vero Beach FL 32960 48.7 miles from Merritt Island 866-762-2237
Orange County Access Application Center Food Stamp Office 6218 West Colonial Drive Orlando FL 32808 50.9 miles from Merritt Island 866-762-2237
Seminole ACCESS Center Harvest Time International Food Stamp Office 225 Kennel Road Sanford FL 32771 51.9 miles from Merritt Island 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.
Brevard County Housing Authority 579 Player Lane Merritt Island FL 32953 321-775-1577
Merritt Housing Authority 615 Kurek Court Merritt Island FL 32953 321-452-2446
Cocoa Housing Authority 828 Stone Street Cocoa FL 32922 5.1 miles from Merritt Island 321-636-8534
Titusville Housing Authority 524 South Hopkins Avenue Titusville FL 32796 22.3 miles from Merritt Island 321-267-4204
Seminole County Housing Authority 662 Academy Place Oviedo FL 32765 40.2 miles from Merritt Island 407-365-3621
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.
Orlando Florida Medicaid Office 6031 Rio Grande Avenue Orlando FL 32809 45.4 miles from Merritt Island 407-858-9781
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.
Melbourne Social Security Office 2301 West Eau Gallie Boulevard Melbourne FL 32935 12.5 miles from Merritt Island 321-255-5510
Kissimmee Social Security Office 1201 East Oak Street Kissimmee FL 34744 43.6 miles from Merritt Island 866-614-4754
Lake Mary Social Security Office 101 Commerce Street Lake Mary FL 32746 51.0 miles from Merritt Island 866-964-7379
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.
Brevard County Health Department WIC Office 2555 Judge Fran Jamieson Way Melbourne FL 32940 5.5 miles from Merritt Island 321-639-5802
Brevard County Health Department WIC Office 2275 South Babcock Street Melbourne FL 32901 16.5 miles from Merritt Island 321-726-2922
Brevard County Health Department WIC Office 611 North Singleton Avenue Titusville FL 32796 23.8 miles from Merritt Island 321-383-2791
St Cloud WIC Office WIC Office 1050 Grape Avenue St. Cloud FL 34769 36.2 miles from Merritt Island 407-943-8699
Orange County Public Health Department WIC Office 12050 East Colonial Drive Orlando FL 32826 36.6 miles from Merritt Island 407-858-1494