San Diego County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find San Diego 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.

Chula Vista South Region Center Food Stamp Office 690 Oxford Street Chula Vista CA 91911 866-262-9881

El Cajon Family Resource Center Food Stamp Office 220 South 1st Street El Cajon CA 92019 866-262-9881

Escondido Family Resource Center North Inland Food Stamp Office 620 East Valley Parkway Escondido CA 92025 866-262-9881

Lemon Grove Family Resource Center Food Stamp Office 7065 Broadway Lemon Grove CA 91945 866-262-9881

Oceanside Family Resource Center North Coastal Food Stamp Office 1315 Union Plaza Court Oceanside CA 92054 866-262-9881

San Diego Centre City Family Resource Center Food Stamp Office 1255 Imperial Avenue San Diego CA 92101 866-262-9881

San Diego Family Resource Center Northeast Food Stamp Office 5001 73rd Street San Diego CA 92115 866-262-9881

San Diego Family Resource Center Southeast Food Stamp Office 4588 Market Street San Diego CA 92102 866-262-9881

San Diego North Central Family Resource Center Food Stamp Office 5055 Ruffin Road San Diego CA 92123 866-262-9881


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.

Chula Vista Social Security Office 626 L Street Chula Vista CA 91911

El Cajon Social Security Office 846 Arnele Avenue El Cajon CA 92020