Find Sussex County Delaware 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.
Bridgeville State Service Center Food Stamp Office 400 Mill Street Bridgeville DE 19933 302-337-8261
Frankford Edward W Pyle State Service Center Food Stamp Office 34314 Pyle Center Road Frankford DE 19945 302-732-9501
Georgetown Thurman Adams State Service Center Food Stamp Office 546 South Bedford Street Georgetown DE 19947 302-856-5574
Laurel State Service Center Food Stamp Office 31039 North Poplar Street Laurel DE 19956 302-875-6943
Seaford Anna C Shipley State Service Center Food Stamp Office 350 Virginia Avenue Seaford DE 19973 302-628-2000
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.
Bridgeville Housing Authority 1 Laverty Lane Bridgeville DE 19933 302-337-3266
Rehoboth Housing Authority 37511 Burton Village Avenue Rehoboth Beach DE 19971 302-227-6881
Selbyville Housing Authority 38083 Community Ln Selbyville DE 19975 302-436-2591
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.
Georgetown Social Security Office 20105 Sparrow Drive Georgetown DE 19947 302-856-9620
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.
Frankford Pyle State Service Center WIC Office 34314 Pyle Center Road Frankford DE 19945 302-424-7220
Georgetown Adams State Service Center WIC Office 546 South Bedford Street Georgetown DE 19947 302-424-7220
Seaford Anna C Shipley State Service Center WIC Office 350 Virginia Avenue Seaford DE 19973 302-628-2000
Seaford Shipley State Service Center WIC Office 350 Virginia Avenue Seaford DE 19973 302-424-7220