Nassau County Food Assistance Programs

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

Salvation Army Nassau County Hope House

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/locations/nassau-county-hope-house/
410 South 9th Street
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 321-0435

Services: Free clothing and emergency food. Our free clothes closet and emergency food pantry are open Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1:30-3:30 pm for anyone in need. Clothing, linens & toiletries are provided by individuals, businesses, churches & clubs. Food is provided by individuals, grocery stores, restaurants, businesses, churches & an occasional grant. ***Finanacial Assistance: inancial assistance is provided to qualified households through federal, state, local & private grants; & through individual donors. Availability & assistance levels vary based on program requirements. Some services are sponsored by the State of Florida Department of Children and Families. We administer on-going assistance programs for FPL and COFB. Our “Move That Mountain” Fund is designed to help working people successfully move through an unexpected crisis. ***Emergency Gas and Travel Vouchers: We remain the only agency or ministry in NE FL that routinely provides transportation assistance to families and individuals. In 2017, 214 families representing 451 individuals received gasoline, Registered & Transit vouchers, bus tickets & inner tubes helping them get to work, the doctor, obtain IDs, go home to far-away family & more. Funding is provided by private donors & occasional grants. ***Computer usage etc: We provide telephone, computer, copier & fax services, giving clients without resources the tools they need to apply on-line for employment, check emails, communicate with governmental & assistance related agencies & fax out required documentation. ***Summer Camp for Children: Each summer, up to 10 low-income Nassau children ages 7-12 experience 5 days of wonder, excitement and adventure at Camp Keystone, our Salvation Army camp in Keystone Heights. ***Free School Supplies for Children: Qualifying children from low-income families beam when they receive their school supplies & backpacks just in time for the first day of school.***Senior Citizen Assistance: In partnership with the



Nassau 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 Nassau County.

Salvation Army Nassau County Hope House

Date Added/Updated: 2018-09-17
https://salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/locations/nassau-county-hope-house/
410 South 9th Street
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 321-0435

Services: Free clothing and emergency food. Our free clothes closet and emergency food pantry are open Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1:30-3:30 pm for anyone in need. Clothing, linens & toiletries are provided by individuals, businesses, churches & clubs. Food is provided by individuals, grocery stores, restaurants, businesses, churches & an occasional grant. ***Finanacial Assistance: inancial assistance is provided to qualified households through federal, state, local & private grants; & through individual donors. Availability & assistance levels vary based on program requirements. Some services are sponsored by the State of Florida Department of Children and Families. We administer on-going assistance programs for FPL and COFB. Our “Move That Mountain” Fund is designed to help working people successfully move through an unexpected crisis. ***Emergency Gas and Travel Vouchers: We remain the only agency or ministry in NE FL that routinely provides transportation assistance to families and individuals. In 2017, 214 families representing 451 individuals received gasoline, Registered & Transit vouchers, bus tickets & inner tubes helping them get to work, the doctor, obtain IDs, go home to far-away family & more. Funding is provided by private donors & occasional grants. ***Computer usage etc: We provide telephone, computer, copier & fax services, giving clients without resources the tools they need to apply on-line for employment, check emails, communicate with governmental & assistance related agencies & fax out required documentation. ***Summer Camp for Children: Each summer, up to 10 low-income Nassau children ages 7-12 experience 5 days of wonder, excitement and adventure at Camp Keystone, our Salvation Army camp in Keystone Heights. ***Free School Supplies for Children: Qualifying children from low-income families beam when they receive their school supplies & backpacks just in time for the first day of school.***Senior Citizen Assistance: In partnership with the



Nassau County Clothing Assistance Programs

See our list of clothing assistance programs.

The Purple Dove Resale Center, Micah’S Place

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.micahsplace.org/
474311 East SR 200
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904)261-5227

Provides upscale resale furniture, household items, ladies fine apparel, as well as men’s & children’s clothing. Items created by survivors of domestic violence sometimes available on consignment. Information about domestic violence services in Nassau County available. Micah’s Place participants eligible for free items (referral needed). Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00am to 5:00pm, Saturdays - 9:00 am to 5:00pm

Salvation Army Hope House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.salvationarmyflorida.org/jacksonville/locations/nassau-county-hope-house/
410 S 9th Street
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904)321-0435

Provides free emergency clothing to anyone in need. Office Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00am-5:00pm (closed 12:00-1:00) Clothes Closet Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 10:00am-4:00pm (closed 12:00-1:00)

Barnabas Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.barnabasnassau.org/
1303 Jasmine Street, Suite 101
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904)261-7000

Services: Clothing/Furnishings (referral to “New to You” Resale Store for qualified clients). Eligibility: Must have an appointment, show proof of Nassau County residency, proof of income and social security cards for all family members, and confirm changes in situation that require assistance. Hours: Monday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm(phones open at 10:00am), Tuesday -Thursday: 10:00am - 3:00pm(Appointments are required)



Nassau 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, Formerly Healing Balm of Northeast Florida

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.floridacommunityprevention.com/
96098 Victoria’s Place
Yulee, FL 32097
(904)321-4097

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



Nassau 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.

Day Drop-In Center (Ddc) Of Nassau County

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.clicked.com/coalition/
1005 South 14th Street
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

To provide a safe, compassionate and supportive environment in which people who are experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of homelessness are welcome and able to access appropriate facilities, services, and resources. Sponsoring Organization: The Coalition for the Homeless of Nassau County in partnership with other local agencies and organizations with the participation of local volunteers. Hours: The center will be open from 10am - 2pm, twice per week.



Nassau County Various Assistance Programs

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

The Peck Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.fbfl.us/
516 South 10th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904)556-3363

Disabled American Veterans Service Officer, Jennett Wilson Baker, will be on duty at the Peck Center, every Tuesday from 9:00am-2:00pm, to provide free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service. You can make an appointment by calling (904) 556-3363 or just come to the Peck Center Reception Room. Eligibility: Free service for veterans and family members. Hours: Tuesdays 9:00am-2:00pm

Starting Point Behavioral Health

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-26
http://www.spbh.org/
463142 SR 200 West
Yulee, FL 32097
(904)225-8280

Free HIV testing with appointment. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm