Modesto Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Modesto California 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.

Modesto Community Services Agency Food Stamp Office 251 Hackett Road Modesto CA 95358 877-652-0734

Modesto Scenic Food Stamp Office 830 Scenic Drive Modesto CA 95350 877-652-0734

West Modesto Community Center Food Stamp Office 401 Paradise Road Modesto CA 95351 877-652-0734


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.

Stanislaus County Housing Authority 1701 Robertson Road Modesto CA 95351 209-557-2000