Columbia County, FL Assistance Programs and Resources

Columbia County Food Assistance Programs

Our list of food assistance programs includes: food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Columbia County.

Suwannee Valley Rescue Mission - Lad Soup Kitchen

127 NW Escambia St
Lake City, FL - 32055
(386) 758-2217
daily soup kitchen that serves a hot meal. They also have food services for school-aged children during the summer months...

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LAD Soup Kitchen

127 NW Escambia Street
Lake City, FL - 32055
(386)758-2217
This is a homeless shelter and soup kitchen/food bank for low-income and homeless families in the community. Monday - Sunday, 7:30 am - 2:00 pm...

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Columbia County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

Our financial assistance programs include rent assistance, bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, utility assistance, mortgage assistance programs in Columbia County.

Columbia County Senior Services, Inc.

628 SE Allison Court
Lake City, FL - 32025
(386)755-0264
Provides Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program (EHEAP), assists low-income households, with at least one person age 60 and older, when the households are experiencing a home energy emergency. A home energy emergency may result from a delinquent utility bill, lack of fuel or wood, or the receipt of a shut off notice. Payments are for home heating or cooling and other emergency energy-related costs during the heating (October-March) and cooling (April-September) seasons.Eligible households may be provided one benefit per season, up to $600 per season. Program beneficiaries may receive vouchers to purchase blankets, portable heaters, and fans. The program can also help pay for repairs to existing heating or cooling equipment or for re-connection fees. Eligibility: Documented heating or cooling emergency, at least one individual age 60 or older in the home, and a gross household annual income equal to or less than 150 percent of the federal poverty guidelines. Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 am - 5pm...

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Columbia County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in Columbia County.

LifeStyle Enrichment Center of Lake City

628 SE Allison Court
Lake City, FL - 32025
(386)755-0235
The Lifestyle Enrichment Centers in Lake City and Ft. White opened in 2007. They were built with the vision that people would change the way they think about aging. Fortunately, the numbers of people who use LEC’s proved successful. The facilities provide space for the variety of activities taking place. Age is not discussed at these sites, but rather the emphasis is placed on what you can do and learn. People do not come to the LEC because they are old, they come because there is so much to do!..

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LifeStyle Enrichment Center of Fort White

18829 Hwy. 47 South
Fort White, FL - 32038
(386)497-1504
The Lifestyle Enrichment Centers in Lake City and Ft. White opened in 2007. They were built with the vision that people would change the way they think about aging. Fortunately, the numbers of people who use LEC’s proved successful. The facilities provide space for the variety of activities taking place. Age is not discussed at these sites, but rather the emphasis is placed on what you can do and learn. People do not come to the LEC because they are old, they come because there is so much to do!..

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Cities In Columbia County With Listings

Government and Private Assistance Programs

Housing Programs and Assistance

There are many non-profit and government based organizations dedicated to providing housing and support. We find them for you.

Food Programs

Food pantries, soup kitchens, food baskets. We find these local resources and list them.

Free clothing assistance

Thousands of churches and religious organizations offer low-cost or free drug and alcohol treatment as part of their missions.