San Luis Obispo County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find San Luis Obispo 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.

Arroyo Grande Social Services Food Stamp Office 1086 East Grand Avenue Arroyo Grande CA 93420 805-474-2000

Atascadero Social Services Food Stamp Office 9415 El Camino Real Atascadero CA 93422 805-461-6000

Nipomo Social Services Food Stamp Office 681 West Tefft Street Nipomo CA 93444 805-931-1800

Paso Robles Social Services Food Stamp Office 406 Spring Street Paso Robles CA 93446 805-237-3110

San Luis Obispo Central Region Social Services Food Stamp Office 3433 South Higuera Street San Luis Obispo CA 93401 805-781-1600


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.

Paso Robles Housing Authority 3201 Pine Street Paso Robles CA 93446 805-238-4015

San Luis Obispo Housing Authority 487 Leff Street San Luis Obispo CA 93401 805-543-4478