Mesa Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Mesa Arizona 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.

Mesa Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 120 West 1st Avenue Mesa AZ 85210 602-771-3900

Mesa Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 460 North Mesa Drive Mesa AZ 85201 602-542-9595


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.

Maricopa County Housing Authority 710 West 8th Avenue Mesa AZ 85210 480-835-6842


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.

Mesa Social Security Office 702 West Jerome Avenue Mesa AZ 85210


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.

Maricopa County Broadway WIC Office 635 East Broadway Road Mesa AZ 85204 480-668-2822

Mesa Baywood Avenue WIC Office 6641 East Baywood Avenue Mesa AZ 85206 480-984-1068

Mesa Dobson WIC Office 1705 West Main Street Mesa AZ 85201 877-809-5092