Phoenix Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Phoenix 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.

Phoenix Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 5324 East Washington Street Phoenix AZ 85034 602-771-0570

Phoenix Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 2455 South 7th Street Phoenix AZ 85034 602-774-5444

Phoenix Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 3150 East Union Hills Drive Phoenix AZ 85050 602-482-0211

Phoenix Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 4635 South Central Avenue Phoenix AZ 85040 602-771-0700

Phoenix Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 4522 West Indian School Road Phoenix AZ 85031 623-245-6310

Phoenix Department of Economic Security Food Stamp Office 1824 East McKinley Street Phoenix AZ 85006 602-771-0750


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 1917 West Pima Street Phoenix AZ 85009 602-253-5407


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.

Phoenix Social Security Office 16241 Tatum Boulevard Phoenix AZ 85032

Phoenix Social Security Office 250 North 7th Avenue Phoenix AZ 85007


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 Department of Public Health Downtown WIC Office 1645 East Roosevelt Street Phoenix AZ 85006 602-506-6848

Maricopa County Maryvale WIC Office 6850 West Indian School Road Phoenix AZ 85033 602-506-7300

Maricopa County North Valley WIC Office 19401 North Cave Creek Road Phoenix AZ 85024 602-482-7174

Maricopa County Seventh Avenue WIC Office 1260 South 7th Avenue Phoenix AZ 85007 602-252-3988

Maricopa County St Marys WIC Office 3003 West Thomas Road Phoenix AZ 85017 602-278-3201

Maricopa County Sunnyslope WIC Office 8828 North Central Avenue Phoenix AZ 85020 602-331-8311

Maryvale Mountain Park Maryvale WIC Office 6601 West Thomas Road Phoenix AZ 85033 602-323-8110

Phoenix Adelante Healthcare WIC Office 7725 North 43rd Avenue Phoenix AZ 85051 877-809-5092

Phoenix Christown Young Mens Christian Association WIC Office 5517 North 17th Avenue Phoenix AZ 85015 602-323-8025

Phoenix Downtown WIC Office 1645 East Roosevelt Street Phoenix AZ 85006 602-506-6848

Phoenix Marc T Atkinson WIC Office 4222 North 51st Avenue Phoenix AZ 85031 602-323-8025

Phoenix Mountain Park Health Center Baseline Clinic WIC Office 635 East Baseline Road Phoenix AZ 85042 602-323-3472

Phoenix Sunrise Elementary WIC Office 17624 North 31st Avenue Phoenix AZ 85053 602-323-8025

South Phoenix WIC Office 438 East Southern Avenue Phoenix AZ 85040 602-243-3997