Lake Elsinore Social Services

Find Lake Elsinore California departments of social services, DSS, DPSS, and human services. Departments of social services provide information on food stamps, public assistance, welfare, housing, healthcare, emergency assistance, and child services.


Riverside County Social Service Department 575 Chaney Street Lake Elsinore CA 92530 951-245-3100


Riverside County Social Service Department 371 Wilkerson Avenue Perris CA 92570 9.6 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-443-1158

Riverside County Social Service 43264 Business Park Drive Temecula CA 92590 16.1 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-600-6500

Moreno Valley Social Service Department 23119 Cottonwood Avenue Moreno Valley CA 92553 17.0 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-413-5050

Riverside County Social Service Department 11070 Magnolia Avenue Riverside CA 92505 17.0 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-358-3555

Riverside County Social Service Department 3950 Reynolds Road Riverside CA 92503 17.5 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-955-3400

Riverside County Social Service Department 4060 County Circle Drive Riverside CA 92503 17.5 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-358-3000

Riverside County Social Service Department 5473 Mission Boulevard Riverside CA 92509 21.7 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-328-1575

Riverside County Social Service Department 541 North San Jacinto Street Hemet CA 92543 22.1 miles from Lake Elsinore 800-344-8477

Orange County Social Service Department 23330 Moulton Parkway Laguna Hills CA 92653 23.1 miles from Lake Elsinore 949-206-4000

San Bernardino Social Service Department 606 East Mill Street San Bernardino CA 92415 28.3 miles from Lake Elsinore 909-891-3744

Orange County Social Service Department 15405 Lansdowne Road Tustin CA 92782 28.5 miles from Lake Elsinore 714-566-2800

Orange County Social Service Department 1505 East Warner Avenue Santa Ana CA 92705 29.6 miles from Lake Elsinore 714-825-3000

San Bernardino County Social Service Department 7977 Sierra Avenue Fontana CA 92336 29.8 miles from Lake Elsinore 909-428-8490

Riverside County Social Service Department 63 S 4th St Banning CA 92220 30.8 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-922-7000

Riverside County Social Service Department 901 E Ramsey St Banning CA 92220 31.6 miles from Lake Elsinore 951-922-7550

Anaheim Social Service Department 3320 East La Palma Avenue Anaheim CA 92806 31.8 miles from Lake Elsinore 714-575-2400

Orange County Social Service Department 744 North Eckhoff Street Orange CA 92868 31.9 miles from Lake Elsinore 714-940-3939

Orange County Social Service 2020 West Walnut Street Santa Ana CA 92703 32.5 miles from Lake Elsinore 714-834-8899

Orange County Social Service Department 12912 Brookhurst Street Garden Grove CA 92840 36.1 miles from Lake Elsinore 714-741-7100

Who is eligible for Social Services?

Eligibility varies depending on the type of program and the state, county, or local agency. Many programs are based on income and available only to households below a certain income threshold. Other programs may be targeted for specific groups, such as children, the elderly, or people with disabilities.

How do Social Services Departments verify eligibility for programs?

Participation in income-based programs typically requires applicants to provide pay stubs to verify income. Bank statements, tax returns, Social Security benefit letters, and similar documents may also be required. Verification of eligibility for other programs depends on the nature of the service, and the required documentation may include letters from health providers, heating or utility bills, rent or mortgage payments.

What are the requirements for working at a Social Services Department?

Social Workers are among the most common positions in Social Services Departments. Most Social Workers have a Bachelors of Social Work (BSW) degree, though many positions require a Masters of Social Work (MSW). Some form of licensing or certification is required in almost every state. In some cases, several years of supervised work may be part of the licensing process.