Norfolk VA Medicaid Food Stamp and Welfare Office
Norfolk VA Medicaid Food Stamp and Welfare Office administrates your local program under Virginia State guidelines. Medicaid provides health care for low income people. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Food Stamps helps low-income families buy food. While Welfare program (TANF) give assistance to those who have little or no income.
|Norfolk Department of Human Services
741 Monticello Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23510-1506
(757) 664-3275 (FAX)
Medicaid Benefit (800) 552-8627
SNAP Food Stamp (804) 726-7361
TANF (804) 726-7385 EBT (866) 281-2448 Appeals (SNAP & TANF) (800) 552-3431 More Welfare Services (800) 230-6977
I’m sorry to hear that you’re feeling hungry! If you’re in need of food assistance, there are several options available to you:
Food banks: Food banks provide free or low-cost food to individuals and families in need. You can find a food bank near you by searching online or contacting your local government or social services agency.
Local soup kitchens and shelters: Many communities have soup kitchens or shelters that provide meals to those in need. You can also search online or contact your local government or social services agency to find these resources.
Government assistance programs: Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for government assistance programs such as SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) or WIC (Women, Infants, and Children). Contact your local social services agency to learn more about these programs and to see if you qualify.
Reach out to friends and family: If you’re comfortable doing so, you can reach out to friends or family members who may be able to help you with food or other resources.
Remember that it’s okay to ask for help when you need it. I hope these resources are helpful to you, and I wish you all the best.