Government resources in Brazoria County
While Brazoria County is not as populous as its neighbors Fort Bend or Harris Counties, Brazoria still offers many government programs, initiatives, and opportunities for people to take advantage of during difficult times. If you are moving to Brazoria County after a difficult divorce or child custody case then you may need some help upon moving to Brazoria County. Not to worry- the county has resources for people in your position that you can read more about here.
Brazoria County offers opportunities to sign up for WIC (Women, Infants and Children) to help you eat well ad stay healthy by providing food, education and other services to you and your family. A WIC card for purchasing healthy food is also made available to those qualify. Women with young children are encouraged to investigate their eligibility for this program offered through Brazoria County.
Brazoria County Health Department offers vaccinations, and other services at no charge to county residents. Simply present yourself at their location in Angleton to learn more about the services that are offered- no appointment is needed.
If you are in your Golden Years and looking to build relationships and make friends in your new home of Brazoria County, then the Melvin Knapp Activity Center is just what the doctor ordered. Pearland Parks and Recreation offers a variety of programs at this activity center that are either free or extremely low cost. Whether your interests are working out, socializing, using the computer or making crafts- you can indulge your interest and make friends through this program.
While not officially a part of Brazoria County, Goodwill works hand in hand with the county on providing job training, employment, and post-employment support to residents of Brazoria County. Often there is information at Goodwill stores for the programs that are offered at that time of the year.