Old Town Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Old Town 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.


Old Town Food Stamp Offices

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.

Gainesville Service Center Complex Food Stamp Office 1000 Northeast 16th Avenue Gainesville FL 32601 40.4 miles from Old Town 866-762-2237

Lake City Service Center Food Stamp Office 1389 West US Highway 90 Lake FL 32055 44.7 miles from Old Town 866-762-2237


Old Town Housing Authorities

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.

Levi County Housing Authority 215 Southwest 5th Street Chiefland FL 32626 11.2 miles from Old Town 352-493-1732

Levy County Housing Authority 611 South Pine Street Bronson FL 32621 23.8 miles from Old Town 352-486-5420

Suwannee County Housing Authority HOUSTON St Branford FL 32008 24.9 miles from Old Town 386-935-1198

Alachua County Housing Authority 703 Northeast 1st Street Gainesville FL 32601 39.7 miles from Old Town 352-372-2549

Gainesville Housing Authority 2626 East University Avenue Gainesville FL 32641 41.7 miles from Old Town 352-334-4020


Old Town Social Security Offices

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.

Gainesville Social Security Office 1610 NW 23rd Ave Gainesville FL 32605 38.5 miles from Old Town 352-375-4178

Lake City Social Security Office 1348 Southwest Bascom Norris Drive Lake FL 32025 43.6 miles from Old Town 386-755-3227


Old Town WIC Offices

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.

Dixie County WIC Office Northeast 241 Street Cross City FL 32628 7.9 miles from Old Town 352-498-1360

Gilchrist County Trenton WIC Office 119 Northeast 1st Street Trenton FL 32693 9.9 miles from Old Town 352-463-3120

Levy County Bronson WIC Office 66 Main Street Bronson FL 32621 23.2 miles from Old Town 352-486-5300

Suwannee County Health Department WIC Office 120 Southwest Suwannee Avenue Branford FL 32008 24.9 miles from Old Town 386-935-1133

Lafayette County WIC Office U.s. 27 Mayo FL 32066 33.3 miles from Old Town 386-294-1321