Mobile County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Mobile County Alabama 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.

Mobile County Human Resources Food Stamp Office 272 North Broad Street Mobile AL 36603 251-450-6900


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.

Irvington Housing Authority 12131 Safe Harbor Circle East Irvington AL 36544 251-824-1814

Mobile County Housing Authority 16545 U.s. 45 Citronelle AL 36522 251-866-9696

Prichard Housing Authority 2812 McAboy St Mobile AL 36612 251-457-6096


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.

Alabama Mobile Medicaid Office 1956 Duval Street Mobile AL 36606 251-450-1452

Eight Mile Alabama Medicaid Office 4547 Saint Stephens Road Prichard AL 36613 251-456-1375

Irvington Alabama Medicaid Office 12701 Padgett Switch Road Irvington AL 36544 251-824-2105

Mobile AL Medicaid Office 1303 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Avenue Mobile AL 36603 251-432-1319

Mobile Alabama Medicaid Office 248 Cox Street Mobile AL 36604 251-690-8860

Mobile Alabama Medicaid Office 1714 Center Street Mobile AL 36604 251-415-1688

Mobile Alabama Medicaid Office 3280 Dauphin Street Mobile AL 36606 251-470-8732

Mobile Alabama Medicaid Office 251 North Bayou Street Mobile AL 36603 251-544-2142

Prichard Alabama Medicaid Office 424 South Wilson Avenue Prichard AL 36610 251-330-7767


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.

Mobile Social Security Office 550 Government Street Mobile AL 36602 866-593-1922


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.

Dauphin Island Parkway Health Center WIC Office 2601 Dauphin Island Parkway Mobile AL 36605 251-445-3453

Eight Mile WIC Office 4555 Saint Stephens Road Prichard AL 36613 251-457-4186

Mobile County Health Department WIC Office 251 North Bayou Street Mobile AL 36603 251-690-8829

Mobile County Semmes Health Department WIC Office 3810 Wulff Road Semmes AL 36575 251-445-0581

Mobile Womens Health Center WIC Office 248 Cox Street Mobile AL 36604 251-690-8942

North Mobile Health Center WIC Office 950 Coy Smith Highway Mount Vernon AL 36560 251-829-9884

Tillmans Corner WIC Office 5580 Inn Road Mobile AL 36619 251-602-8451