Walker County Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Walker County Alabama 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.

Walker County Human Resources Food Stamp Office 1901 Highway 78 East Jasper AL 35501 205-387-5400

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.

Carbon Hill Housing Authority 316 Northeast 6th Street Carbon Hill AL 35549 205-924-4171

Cordova Housing Authority 205 Stewart Street Cordova AL 35550 205-483-7454

Dora County Housing Authority 2084 Horsecreek Boulevard Dora AL 35062 205-648-5963

Jasper Housing Authority 1005 Alabama 69 Jasper AL 35501 205-384-4864

Parrish Housing Authority 25 Bank Street Parrish AL 35580 205-686-7621

Sumiton Housing Authority 45 Oak Circle Sumiton AL 35148 205-648-6910

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.

Jasper Social Security Office 501 The Mall Way Jasper AL 35504 205-221-6463