Welaka Social Services for Public Assistance

Find Welaka Florida 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.


Welaka Food Stamp Offices

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.

Marion County Storefront Food Stamp Office 1100 Southwest 38th Avenue Ocala FL 34474 38.2 miles from Welaka 866-762-2237

Gainesville Service Center Complex Food Stamp Office 1000 Northeast 16th Avenue Gainesville FL 32601 41.2 miles from Welaka 866-762-2237

Daytona Beach Service Center Food Stamp Office 210 North Palmetto Avenue Daytona Beach FL 32114 42.8 miles from Welaka 866-762-2237

Lake County Storefront Food Stamp Office 1300 South Duncan Drive Tavares FL 32778 48.3 miles from Welaka 866-762-2237

Sumter County Storefront Food Stamp Office West Gulf Atlantic Highway Wildwood FL 34785 49.9 miles from Welaka 866-762-2237


Welaka Housing Authorities

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.

Palatka Housing Authority 400 North 15th Street Palatka FL 32177 11.6 miles from Welaka 386-530-2355

Bunnell Housing Authority 414 South Bacher Street Bunnell FL 32110 24.7 miles from Welaka 386-437-3221

Ocala Housing Authority 1629 Northwest 4th Street Ocala FL 34475 36.0 miles from Welaka 352-369-2636

Ormond Beach Housing Authority 100 New Britain Avenue Ormond Beach FL 32174 38.8 miles from Welaka 386-677-2069

De Land Housing Authority 460 Laurel Ridge Way DeLand FL 32724 39.0 miles from Welaka 386-736-1696


Welaka Medicaid Offices

A Medicaid Office is a government office at the state, county, or local level that provides health insurance assistance to income-eligible individuals and families. Medicaid services include inexpensive or free health insurance for children, adults, people with disabilities, and the elderly. A Medicaid Office provides assistance in enrolling for Medicaid services, information on healthcare options, and help obtaining access to healthcare.

Ocala Florida Medicaid Office 2441 West Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala FL 34475 36.7 miles from Welaka 352-732-1349

Leesburg Florida Medicaid Office 624 South 14th Street Leesburg FL 34748 48.9 miles from Welaka 352-323-6134


Welaka Social Security Offices

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.

Deland Social Security Office 1629 South Adelle Avenue DeLand FL 32720 39.7 miles from Welaka 866-964-7396

Gainesville Social Security Office 1610 NW 23rd Ave Gainesville FL 32605 43.3 miles from Welaka 352-375-4178

Leesburg Social Security Office 118 East Main Street Leesburg FL 34748 48.3 miles from Welaka 352-787-2624

Jacksonville Social Security Office 7185 Bonneval Road Jacksonville FL 32256 52.5 miles from Welaka 877-409-8424

Lake Mary Social Security Office 101 Commerce Street Lake Mary FL 32746 54.6 miles from Welaka 866-964-7379


Welaka WIC Offices

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.

Putnam County Crescent City WIC Office 101 South Prospect Street Crescent FL 32112 9.9 miles from Welaka 386-698-4191

Putnam County Palatka WIC Office 2801 Kennedy Street Palatka FL 32177 11.0 miles from Welaka 386-326-3216

Putnam County Interlachen WIC Office 251 County Road 315 Interlachen FL 32148 16.0 miles from Welaka 386-684-3535

Volusia County Pierson WIC Office 216 North Frederick Street Pierson FL 32180 21.1 miles from Welaka 386-822-6223

Flagler County WIC Office 301 Doctor Carter Boulevard Bunnell FL 32110 24.7 miles from Welaka 386-437-7294