Fort Myers FL – Medicaid – Food Stamp – Welfare Office
|Medicaid Office Directions From Down Town Fort Myers, FL
Head east on Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd toward Heitman St
Fort Myers FL – Medicaid – Food Stamp – Welfare Office administrates your local program under Florida State guidelines. Medicaid provides health care for low income people. Welfare programs (TANF) give assistance to those who have little or no income. While Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Food Stamps helps low-income families buy food.
Welcome to the Area 8 Medicaid Program Office
Serving Sarasota, DeSoto, Charlotte, Lee, Hendry, Glades and Collier Counties
2295 Victoria Ave.
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Phone (239) 335-1300 or (800) 226-6735
Fax (239) 338-2642
I’m trying to see if I, and my family qualified for Medicaid.
I need to apply for food stamps assistance, also.
To be eligible for Florida Medicaid, you must be a resident of the state of Florida, a U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income. You must also be one of the following:
Be responsible for a child 18 years of age or younger, or
Have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, or
Be 65 years of age or older.
To be eligible, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
Annual Household Income Limits (before taxes)
Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
To qualify for Food Stamp your Income your household income must pass a gross income limit less than or equal to 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL).