Duval County Housing Assistance Programs

See our list of housing assistance programs. We list HUD, housing assistance, subsidized housing programs in Duval County.

Trinity Rescue Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://www.trinityrescue.org/#
622 W Union Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)355-1205

Trinity Rescue Mission provides overnight shelters, meals, residential programs, transitional housing, and counseling for men and women. Hours: Sunday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm.

Salvation Army Town Center of Hope Shelter

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/our-programs/socialservices/towers-center-of-hope/
900 West Adams St
Jacksonville, FL 32204
904-356-8641

Provides housing for single women and families and transitional housing for men. Fees: Red Shield Lodge for women and families is $10 per day and includes three meals per day. ***There are fees for transitional housing for the men. Rooms: Shared bedrooms, semi private, private rooms, etc.

Salvation Army Towers Center of Hope Shelter

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/our-programs/socialservices/towers-center-of-hope/
900 West Adams ST
Jacksonville, FL 32204
904-356-8641

Housing for single women and families and transitional housing for men.

Salvation Army NE Command

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://www.uss.salvationarmy.org/uss/www_uss_nefloridaac.nsf
8 900 W Adams St
Jacksonville, FL 32254
(904)356-8641

The program provides housing, three meals a day, substance abuse support, and other transitional services, such as employment, education, transportation, clothing, permanent housing and referral services for medical, dental and mental heath needs.

Nia Terrace

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://www.communityconnectionsjax.org
6316 San Juan Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32210
(904)786-6886

Provides Homelessness housing, housing program, community partnership and afterschool and summer camp programs. Call for hours.

Jacksonville Salvation Army Meal Ministry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17

900 W. Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
904.356.8641

Dinner Served 7 days a week, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm. Hours are subject to change. Please call to verify. The Salvation Army offers shelter and traditional housing, dinner, counseling and job assistance services. The shelter has 122 beds. Dinner is served nightly from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. The Salvation Army offers a substance abuse program and job training and placement services.

Jacksonville Housing Authority

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.jaxha.org
1300 Broad Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)630-3877

Provides safe, clean, affordable housing and effective social services to low and moderate income families and individuals. Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

House of Refuge Ministries

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://www.hrm.church/
2137 Liberty St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)354-2233

Faith-based, ex-offender re-entry program. Provides affordable housing for single MEN reentering the community from the prison system. Also offers a clothes closet, food items, referrals and organizational payee services (SSA & SSI).

Ability Housing

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.abilityhousing.org
126 W. Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)359-9650

Provides housing for families that have at least one adult with a developmental or acquired disability and is low income as defined by HUD. Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am -5:00 pm.



Duval County Food Assistance Programs

See our list of food assistance programs. We list food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Duval County.

The Sulzbacher Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://www.sulzbachercenter.org/
611 E Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)359-0457

This is an emergency shelter for men, women, and children. Food, medical, and dental services are provided. Hours: 24/7.

The Salvation Army Duval County

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17

900 West Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904) 301-4791

Provides Thanksgiving and Christmas Assistance. Holiday Hotline (904)301-4791 Thanksgiving assistance includes groceries typical for a Thanksgiving meal based on family size. Christmas assistance includes Angel Tree gifts for children of qualified families for ages 12 years of age and under. Application Dates & Times: October 1 - 13: Monday - Friday 9:00am – 11:30am. 1pm -3pm.*** Saturday’s October 6, 13 9:00am – 11:30am. Documentation needed: Picture I.D. for all adults in household, Social Security cards for all household members (including adults), Birth certificates for all children (age 18 and under).Or legal proof of custody. Verification of all household income which can include: TANF, SNAPS, child support and see qualifying income criteria- last 3 consecutive pay stubs, social security/disability award letters, unemployment benefits statement, school tuition letter, etc. A self employed individual must provide completed tax returns from previous year. Verification of all household expenses: utilities bill with service address, car insurance, car note, utility allowance, medical bills, etc. Proof of residency: lease, deed, or mortgage statement. If you are living with family/friends and you are not on the lease, you must still meet the qualifying income criteria, and present a notarized letter from the person on the lease that states the named individuals living with them (include address and rent charged, if any) In addition, you must provide incoming mail to verify address, if utility bill cannot be attained.

Jacksonville Salvation Army Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/our-programs/socialservices/meal-ministry-and-food-pan
140 N. Davis Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904) 355-5239

Hours: Mondays through Fridays 9am to 12 noon. To receive assistance you must have one item from each category. Identity must be proven for all members of the household (a household includes all those living in the house, even if you are not related. If you are living together, you must apply for food assistance as one household). Required by all: Picture ID for all adults in household, Birth certificates for all children, Verification of all household income (wages, AFDC, Social Security benefits, SSI or SSDI, unemployment benefits, child support, etc.), Proof of residency (lease or deed), Verification of all household expenses (utilities bill, car note, medication receipts, etc.),Required if applicable: Food Stamp benefit statement, If you are living with family/friends and you are not on the lease, you must present a letter from the person on the lease that states they allow you to live with them (include the address) and bring the lease with their name on it.

Gleaners Dispatch

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06
http://gleanersdispatch.org/
8207 103rd Street
Jacksonville, FL 32210
(904)777-6344

Re-distributes free, fresh food during the week to anyone needing a meal. Main site is the Nassau County 4H Building in Callahan. NOTE: Not a food pantry or food bank. Call main number or check website for distribution days and times. Hours: 9:00 to 11:00 am (or until food is gone)

Downtown Ecumenical Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
https://descjax.org/
215 N Ocean St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)358-7955

Food Ministry is once every 90 days for families not receiving food stamps. Hours: 8:30-12 and 2:30-3:45 Monday-Friday.

Clara White Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.clarawhitemission.org
613 W Ashley St,
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)354-4162

Meals provided M-Wed, 11:30-1:00 pm. Hours: 8:30-4:30 Mon-Fri; 8:30-11:00 Sat-Sunday.

City Rescue Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://www.crmjax.org/
426 S McDuff Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32254
(904)387-4357

This is a nonprofit organization that helps to rebuild the lives of homeless and needy through life building programs. Meals, shelter, and emergency services are provided.

Circle of Love Ministries

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.circlelove.org
13519 N Main St
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)751-1034

Homeless shelter and ministry. Offers food and clothing. Hours: Call for hours

Christ Church of Peace Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://www.christchurchofpeace.org
1240 S McDuff Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32205
(904)387-2020

Provides food to those who need assistance

Catholic Charities

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06
http://www.ccbjax.org/index.php
134 E Church St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)354-3416

Catholic Charities Food Pantry assigns tickets beginning at 11:00 a.m. on the days of distribution. To be eligible to receive food you can come once every ninety days. One ticket per household; and you must be present when your number is called. During Holidays, please check with agency for Holiday Food distribution schedule. Hours: Wednesday and Friday, 12:30 pm. - 2:00 pm.



Duval County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

See our list of financial assistance programs. We list bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, mortgage assistance programs in Duval County.

The Sulzbacher Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://www.sulzbachercenter.org/
611 E Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)359-0457

This is an emergency shelter for men, women, and children. Food, medical, and dental services are provided. Hours: 24/7.

The Salvation Army Duval County

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17

900 West Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904) 301-4791

Provides Thanksgiving and Christmas Assistance. Holiday Hotline (904)301-4791 Thanksgiving assistance includes groceries typical for a Thanksgiving meal based on family size. Christmas assistance includes Angel Tree gifts for children of qualified families for ages 12 years of age and under. Application Dates & Times: October 1 - 13: Monday - Friday 9:00am – 11:30am. 1pm -3pm.*** Saturday’s October 6, 13 9:00am – 11:30am. Documentation needed: Picture I.D. for all adults in household, Social Security cards for all household members (including adults), Birth certificates for all children (age 18 and under).Or legal proof of custody. Verification of all household income which can include: TANF, SNAPS, child support and see qualifying income criteria- last 3 consecutive pay stubs, social security/disability award letters, unemployment benefits statement, school tuition letter, etc. A self employed individual must provide completed tax returns from previous year. Verification of all household expenses: utilities bill with service address, car insurance, car note, utility allowance, medical bills, etc. Proof of residency: lease, deed, or mortgage statement. If you are living with family/friends and you are not on the lease, you must still meet the qualifying income criteria, and present a notarized letter from the person on the lease that states the named individuals living with them (include address and rent charged, if any) In addition, you must provide incoming mail to verify address, if utility bill cannot be attained.

Jacksonville Salvation Army Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/our-programs/socialservices/meal-ministry-and-food-pan
140 N. Davis Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904) 355-5239

Hours: Mondays through Fridays 9am to 12 noon. To receive assistance you must have one item from each category. Identity must be proven for all members of the household (a household includes all those living in the house, even if you are not related. If you are living together, you must apply for food assistance as one household). Required by all: Picture ID for all adults in household, Birth certificates for all children, Verification of all household income (wages, AFDC, Social Security benefits, SSI or SSDI, unemployment benefits, child support, etc.), Proof of residency (lease or deed), Verification of all household expenses (utilities bill, car note, medication receipts, etc.),Required if applicable: Food Stamp benefit statement, If you are living with family/friends and you are not on the lease, you must present a letter from the person on the lease that states they allow you to live with them (include the address) and bring the lease with their name on it.

Gleaners Dispatch

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06
http://gleanersdispatch.org/
8207 103rd Street
Jacksonville, FL 32210
(904)777-6344

Re-distributes free, fresh food during the week to anyone needing a meal. Main site is the Nassau County 4H Building in Callahan. NOTE: Not a food pantry or food bank. Call main number or check website for distribution days and times. Hours: 9:00 to 11:00 am (or until food is gone)

Downtown Ecumenical Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
https://descjax.org/
215 N Ocean St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)358-7955

Food Ministry is once every 90 days for families not receiving food stamps. Hours: 8:30-12 and 2:30-3:45 Monday-Friday.

Clara White Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.clarawhitemission.org
613 W Ashley St,
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)354-4162

Meals provided M-Wed, 11:30-1:00 pm. Hours: 8:30-4:30 Mon-Fri; 8:30-11:00 Sat-Sunday.

City Rescue Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://www.crmjax.org/
426 S McDuff Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32254
(904)387-4357

This is a nonprofit organization that helps to rebuild the lives of homeless and needy through life building programs. Meals, shelter, and emergency services are provided.

Circle of Love Ministries

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.circlelove.org
13519 N Main St
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)751-1034

Homeless shelter and ministry. Offers food and clothing. Hours: Call for hours

Christ Church of Peace Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://www.christchurchofpeace.org
1240 S McDuff Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32205
(904)387-2020

Provides food to those who need assistance

Catholic Charities

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06
http://www.ccbjax.org/index.php
134 E Church St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)354-3416

Catholic Charities Food Pantry assigns tickets beginning at 11:00 a.m. on the days of distribution. To be eligible to receive food you can come once every ninety days. One ticket per household; and you must be present when your number is called. During Holidays, please check with agency for Holiday Food distribution schedule. Hours: Wednesday and Friday, 12:30 pm. - 2:00 pm.



Duval County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

See our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs. The list contains free clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

Florida Community Prevention Center, Jacksonville Office (Operation New Hope)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.floridacommunityprevention.com/
40 East State Street, Suite B
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)353-2508

Provides substance abuse education and awareness, community development capacity building, sexual assault counseling, community health forums including anger management, health training and seminars, youth counseling. NOTE: Most services open and free to public. Also offers physicals and access to other medical and health services. Free confidential HIV/AIDS testing site is open to all. By appointment on Saturday and Sunday. Eligibility: Accepts Medicaid and accepts others based upon sliding scale fee. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, By appointment only on Saturday and Sunday.



Duval County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

See our list of homeless programs. We list homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for me, women, and families.

Hubbard House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.hubbardhouse.org
PO Box 4909
Jacksonville, FL 32201
(904)354-3114

Offers shelter for victims of domestic violence, a Batterer’s Intervention program for abusers; provides intervention and prevention. Age groups: all. Hours: call for hours.



Duval County Alcohol and Drug Rehab Assistance Programs

See our list of drug rehab programs. We list free rehab center, sliding fee scale, alcohol and drug assistance programs and more..

Duval County, FL Alcohol and Drug Rehab

Local Rehab Assistance: 855-401-7007

Specialists trained to find the best treatment solutions at little to no cost. Call for location and rates for rehab.

Gateway Community Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.gatewaycommunity.com
555 Stockton St
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904)387-4661

Gateway provides comprehensive prevention/intervention treatment services. Services include detoxification, crisis intervention, assessment, individual and group therapy, family therapy, relapse prevention and aftercare. Fees: Sliding fee scale. Hours: monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.



Duval County Various Assistance Programs

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

Women’s Center of Jacksonville Rape Recovery Team

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
www.womenscenterofjax.org
5644 Colcord Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32211
(904)722-3000

The Rape Recovery Team responds quickly and compassionately to adult and teen survivors of sexual assault, whether or not they have chosen to report the crime to police. Hours: Mon - Thur, 9am - 6pm, Friday: 9am - 5 pm.

Salvation Army Child Development Center

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/our-programs/the-salvation-army-child-development-cent
38 North Ocean St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
904-665-0102

Hours of operation: Mondays through Fridays 6:30am to 6:15pm. VPK hours: Mondays throug Fridays 9am to 12 noon. Operate all year round with VPK running August through June. ***Applications are accepted throughout the year. Children ages 6 weeks through 5 years.

Mental Health Resource Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://www.mhrcflorida.com/our-work.html
11820 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32246
(904)642-9100

Outpatient & Inpatient MH for child/adolescent. Sliding Scale. Age groups: all. Hours: 24/7.

Learn to Read, Center for Adult Learning, Conference Level

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://www.learntoreadinc.org/
303 N Laura Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904)238-9000

Learn to Read provides free tutoring in math and English, as well as GED preparation.

Jacksonville Urban League

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
http://ul-jacksonville.iamempowered.com/
903 West Union Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904)723-4007

Free Preschool program for children 3 to 5 yrs. Child has to be 3 by September 1st Families below 150% FPL. Hours: 8:30 to 2:00pm and extended care available. Fees: Based on income Level.

Goodwill- Job Junction

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
www.goodwilljax.org
6841 Blanding Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32244
(904)779-2894

Free employment services to those seeking employment such as workshops (computer use, resume writing, soft skills), career counseling, on-site interviews with employers, career fairs, job listings, and Hello Line for those without a phone to contact and be contacted by employers for pre-employment purposes. Check website for more locations. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

All Saints Early Learning Adult day care

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-25
https://www.allsaintscarecenter.com/adult-day-care
4171 Hendricks Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32207
(904)737-7800

The ADC program is designed for special needs, fragile adults unable to stay home alone. Whether you are concerned about an adult that is physically, cognitively, or developmentally disabled or simply seek companionship and involvement for the adult in your care, All Saints provides a program of the highest standards. Hours: Monday-Friday : 7:00am-5:30pm.