Riverside County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Riverside 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.

Banning Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 63 4th Street Banning CA 92220 951-922-7000

Blythe Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 1225 Hobsonway Blythe CA 92225 760-921-5700

Cathedral City Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office 68615 Perez Road Cathedral CA 92234 760-770-2300

Hemet Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 541 North San Jacinto Street Hemet CA 92543 951-791-3000

Indio Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 199 Monroe Street Indio CA 92201 760-863-2700

Lake Elsinore Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 1400 West Minthorn Street Lake Elsinore CA 92530 951-245-3100

Norco Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 3178 Hamner Avenue Norco CA 92860 951-272-5400

Perris Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 201 Redlands Avenue Perris CA 92571 951-940-6600

Riverside Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 11060 Magnolia Avenue Riverside CA 92505 951-358-3400

Riverside Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 5961 Mission Boulevard Riverside CA 92509 951-509-8000

Temecula Department of Public Social Services Food Stamp Office 43264 Business Park Drive Temecula CA 92590 951-600-6500


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.

Indio Housing Authority 44199 Monroe Street Indio CA 92201 760-863-2828

Riverside County Housing Authority 5555 Arlington Avenue Riverside CA 92504 951-351-0700

Temecula Housing Authority 27740 Jefferson Avenue Temecula CA 92590 951-760-7390


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.

Blythe Social Security Office 874 East Hobsonway Blythe CA 92225