Placer County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Placer County 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.

Carnelian Bay North Lake Tahoe Food Stamp Office 5225 North Lake Boulevard Carnelian Bay CA 96140 530-546-1900

Placer County Government Center Auburn Food Stamp Office 11552 B Avenue Auburn CA 95603 530-889-7610

Placer County Government Center Rocklin Food Stamp Office 1000 Sunset Boulevard Rocklin CA 95765 916-784-6000


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.

Auburn Housing Authority 11481 B Avenue Auburn CA 95603 530-889-7971

Roseville Housing Authority 405 Vernon Street Roseville CA 95678 916-774-5270


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.

Auburn Social Security Office 11855 Edgewood Road Auburn CA 95603 866-931-6087