Resources for Families in Need

Are you and your family in need of assistance? Please feel free to reach out to the below local resources:

Families/Education

Early Learning Coalition of Duval County (ELC) provides services for school readiness and childcare financial assistance.

Healthy Families Jacksonville is a free, voluntary, early learning and family support program designed to help parents be the best they can be, and to help children grow and develop during the most crucial first years of life. Services are provided to families right in their homes. Trained professional support workers visit pregnant and new moms to provide knowledge and support in several areas To give your baby a positive start or to learn more about Healthy Families Jacksonville contact Mary Nash at the Jacksonville Children’s Commission at (904) 630-7057.

Jacksonville Children’s Commission: After-school program locator.

Duval County Public Schools provides eligible students with free breakfast and lunch during the school year.

USDA Summer Food Service Program: Summer BreakSpot provides free nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 and under during summer break.

WEE Care provides diapers, wipes, formula, clothing and resources to new mothers. If you are in need of free assistance, email [email protected] or call 850-583-1806.

Employment

WORKSOURCE 924-1710

Housing & Shelters

Head Start to Home Ownership Program
Jacksonville Housing Authority Public Housing
NEW LIFE INN 234 W. State Street 353-5565
TRINITY RESCUE MISSION 622 Union Street 355-1205
SALVATION ARMY LODGE 900 W. Adams Street 356-8641
I.M. SULZBACHER CENTER 611 E. Adams Street 359-0457

Utility Bills/Rent Assistance

N.E.FLA. COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY Call Fridays at 8am
Kennedy Center – (904) 301-2812,(904) 301-2813
Emmett Reed Center – (904) 301-2816,(904) 301-2817
CITY WELFARE Call Daily at 9:30am
1809 Art Museum Dr. – (904) 858-2994
CATHOLIC CHARITIES BUREAU Call Tuesday thru Friday 9:00am
134 E. Church Street -(904) 354-3416
DOWNTOWN ECUMENICAL SERVICES Call Monday 8:30am
215 Ocean Street -(904) 358-7955
JEWISH FAMILY & COMMUNITY SERVICES(904) 448-1933 Call Monday (Bills)
Call Wednesday (deposits)9:00am
Meals
CLARA WHITE MISSION Mon. – Wed. 11:30am-1:00pm 613 W. Ashley Street
SALVATION ARMY CANTEEN 900 W. Adams Street 6:00pm

Food Pantries & Soup Kitchens (Duval Co.)

Abyssinia Missionary Baptist 10325 Interstate Center Drive Jacksonville 32218 (904) 696-1787
Alco Halfway House, Inc. 1120 Hubbard Street Jacksonville 32206 (904) 355-1334
Alcoholic Service Center 20 West 4th Street Jacksonville 32204 (904) 392-0926
All People International Church 1995 Edgewood Avenue West Jacksonville 32208 (904) 765-2206
Aspire 2 Achieve 215 Bethel Baptist st Jacksonville 32218 (904) 728-9888
Beaches Habitat for Humanity 797 Mayport Road Atlantic Beach 32233 (904) 595-5793
BEAM- Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry 850 6th Avenue S, Ste 400 Jacksonville Beach 32250 (904) 241-7437
Bethany Ministries 8800 Arlington Expressway Jacksonvillw 32211 (904) 616-5364
Bridge of NE Florida (The), Inc. 1824 N. Pearl Street Jacksonville 32206 (904) 354-7799
Bridge the Gap P.O. Box 4144 Jacksonville 32206 (904) 504-2086
Caleb Park Mission 1720 Hamiliton Street Jacksonville 32210 (904) 466-8766
Calvary Baptist of Jacksonville 4040 Dunn Avenue Jacksonville 32218 (904) 345-9263
Calvary United Methodist Church- Duval 112 Blanding Blvd Orange Park 32073 (904) 272-4210
Campus Senior Towers 1850 Kings Road Jacksonville 32209 (904) 503-5688
Catholic Charities Bureau; Jacksonville Office- 134 E. Church Street Jacksonville 32202 (904) 354-4846
Central Church of Nazarene 2130 University Blvd. North Jacksonville 32211 (904) 982-8066
Central Metropolitan CME 4611 Pearl Street Jacksonville 32206 (904) 354-7426
Chabad at the Beaches 521 AIA North Ponte Vedra 32082 (904) 910-5676
Christ The King 742 Arlington Road Jacksonville 32216
Christian Fellowship Ministries on Evergreen 3302 Evergreen Avenue Jacksonville 32206 (904) 358-0084
Church of Christ at Leona St 6557 Leona Street Jacksonville 32219 (904) 333-8735
Church of God Sanctuary of Praise 5755 Soutel Drive Jacksonille 32219 (904) 765-3126
Church of Jacksonville (The) 10302 Deerwood Park Blvd Jacksonville 32256 (904) 739-6900
City Rescue Mission 5343 Normandy Blvd. Jacksonville 32205 (904) 545-8534
Clara White Mission 613 W. Ashley Street Jacksonville 32202 (904) 354-4162
Community Connections of Jacksonville, Inc. 327 East Duval St. Jacksonville 32202 (904) 354-6681
Community Rehab Center 623 Beechwood Street Jacksonville 32206 (904) 358-1211
DCPS Dinsmore Ele. School Pantry 7126 Civic Club Drive Jacksonville 32219 (904) 924-3126
Duval County Schools SnackPack 15 – 16 SnackPack @ 13 schools Jacksonville 32202
ElderSource: NE Fla Area Agency on Aging, Inc. Senior Nutrition Outreach Jacksonville 32223 (904) 391-6600
Episcopal Childrens Services ECS 8443 Baymeadows Road Jacksonville 32256 (904) 726-1500
Episcopal Church of the Redeemer 7500 Southside Blvd. Jacksonville 32256 (904) 642-4575
Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church 1100 Logan Street Jacksonville 32204 (904) 355-5430
Families of Slain Children FOSCI 3108 N. Myrtle Avenue Jacksonville 32208 (904) 683-4986
First Alliance Church 1132 Hamilton Street Jacksonville 32205 (904) 434-5852
First Coast International SDA 49 North Bowlan Street Jacksonville 32211 (904) 403-4972
Five Star Veterans Center, Inc. 40 Acme Street Jacksonville 32211 (904) 723-5950
Foster Closet 8307 Beach Blvd Jacksonville 32216 (904) 629-2116
Gateway Community Services 555 Stockton Street Jacksonville 32204 (904) 387-4661
Girl’s Inc. 1627 Rogero Road Jacksonville 32211 (904) 731-9933
Good Samaritan Ministries 8023 West Beaver Street Jacksonville 32220 (904) 674-4981
Greater Payne AME 1230 Claudia Spencer Street Jacksonville 32206 (904) 355-6015
Helping Hands Depot 7029-10 Commonwealth Avenue Jacksonville 32220 (904) 945-6262
Hillcrest Baptist Church 7673 Collins Road Jacksonville 32244 (904) 781-7824
Holy Rosary Catholic School 4920 Brentwood Boulevard Jacksonville 32206 (904) 765-6522
Household of Faith 1410 West Edgewood Avenue Jacksonville 32206 (904) 764-840
Inman Memorial United Methodist Church 5334 Old Kings Road Jacksonville 32254 (904) 994-0392
Islamic Center of Northeast Florida: MASS Clinic 2251 St. Johns Bluff Road South Jacksonville 32246 (904) 235-1858
Jacksonville Childrens Commission- Youth Programs 1095 A. Phillip Randolp Blvd Jacksonville 32206 (904) 630-6430
JASMYN 923 Peninsular Place Jacksonville 32204 (904) 389-3857
Jax Bridge (The)- Bridges of America 601 Agmac Avenue Jacksonville 32254 (904) 345-5969
Jewish Family and Community Services 6261 Dupont Station Ct. E Jacksonville 32217 (904) 394-5715
Kings Road Baptist Church 6510 Barth Rd Jacksonville 32219 (904) 551-9617
L’arche Harbor House/five locations 700 Arlington Road North Jacksonville 32211 (904) 721-5992
Light in the World Jax Mobile Pantry Outreach Jacksonville 32211 (814) 221-2166
LSS Food Pantry 4615 Phillips Hwy Jacksonville 32207 (904) 730-8293
Mali Vai Youth Foundation, Inc. 1096 West 6th Street Jacksonville 32209 (904) 359-5437
Mandarin Presbyterian Daily Bread Ministries 12001 Mandarin Road Jacksonville 32223 (904) 680-9944
MHRC- Fact Southside 1636 Shadowood Ln Suite 120 Jacksonville 32207 (904) 725-9701
Morning Glory Christian Fellowship 3405 Atlantic Blvd Jacksonville 32277 (904) 696-9171
Most Holy Redeemer- SVdPDM 8523 Normandy Blvd Jacksonville 32221 (904) 786-3451
Murray Hill Baptist 4300 Post Street Jacksonville 32205 (904) 388-8531
New Hope Assembly 5518 N. Pearl Street Jacksonville 32208 (904) 353-4627
New Mt. Zion Church Inc. 5410 Nathan Hale Road Jacksonville 32221 (904) 803-0506
North Jacksonville Church of God 7600 Kenya Street Jacksonville 32208 (904) 207-3770
Northside Christian Service Center 10435 Biscayne Blvd Jacksonville 32218 (904) 446-5024
Northside Community Involvement 4736 Ave B Jacksonville 32209 (904) 233-0134
Northside Senior Outreach Coalition 5238-16 Norwood Avenue Jacksonville 32208 (904) 570-0475
Old Plank Baptist Church 8964 Old Plank Rd. Jacksonville 32220 (904) 783-6942
Operation New Hope 1830 N. Main Street Jacksonville 32206 (904) 425-6002
Operation Saving Our Children 2114 Kings Park Dr Jacksonville 32209 (904) 612-1470
Parent Help Center A Family Crisis Center (The) 15251 Yellow Bluff Road Jacksonville 32226 (904) 476-1116
Paxon Revival Center 5461 Commonwealth Avenue Jacksonville 32254 (904) 781-0348
Peace Presbyterian 2300 Southside Blvd Jacksonville 32216 (904) 724-4147
Pentecostal Fire Assembly of God 8535 Baymeadows Road, #56 Jacksonville 32256 (904) 248-2423
Potter’s House Christian Fellowship (The), Inc. 5119 Normandy Blvd Jacksonville 32205 (904) 477-4614
Riverside Tradition House 2911 Riverside Avenue Jacksonville 32205 (904) 384-1839
Rock of Salvation 2361 Cortez Rd Jacksonville 32246 (904) 642-2733
Safe Harbor Haven Inc.; Boys Home & Maritime Academy 4772 Safe Harbor Way Jacksonville 32226 (904) 757-7918
Salvation Army ARC 10900 Beach Blvd Jacksonville 32246 (904) 641-2122
Slavic Missionary Bible School 2016 Anniston Road Jacksonville 32246 (904) 415-7337
Southside Assembly of God: LOVE IN ACTION 2118 Kings Avenue Jacksonville 32207 (904) 396-1663
Spirit of Life Lutheran Church 2636 New Berlin Rd Jacksonville 32226 (904) 757-9114
St Marys Episcopal Outreach 1924 N Laura St Jacksonville 32206 (904) 354-5075
St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church 4758 Shelby Avenue Jacksonville 32210 (904) 387-2061
St. Francis Soup Kitchen 134 East Church Street Jacksonville 32202 (904) 356-0232
St. Johns Catholic Church EAM Emergency Assistance Ministry 2400 Mayport Road Atlantic Beach 32233 (904) 463-1861
St. Matthews Lodge #436 2802 N. Pearl Street jacksonville 32206
St. Matthews Lutheran Church Mens Fellowship Group 6801 Merrill Road Jacksonville 32277 (904) 744-5333
St. Vincent de Paul- St Denis Conference @ Blessed Trinity 10472 Beach Blvd Jacksonville 322246 (904) 996-8380
Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless 611 E. Adams Street Jacksonville 32202 (904) 394-1371
Sweetwater Church of Christ 7185 Esther St Jacksonville 32210 (904) 683-7266
Tabernacle of Joy 319 Lions Club Road Jacksonville 32250 (904) 220-8372
The Center for Language and Culture- DCPS 7401 Kings Road South Jacksonville 32217 (904) 755-5753
The Salvation Army – NE Florida Area Command 900 W. Adams Street Jacksonville 32204 (904) 755-1747
Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation PO Box 50798 Jacksonville Beach 32240 (904) 543-2610
Trinity Lutheran Church 1415 S. McDuff Avenue Jacksonville 32202 (904) 254-0063
Trinity Rescue Mission 622 W. Union St. Jacksonville 32202 (904) 355-1205
UComm Urban Serv, Inc. 3349 St Augustine Road Jacksonville 32207 (904) 396-2401
UF / IFAS Extension DUVAL 1010 N. McDuff Avenue Jacksonville 32254 (904) 387-8902
Valor Academy of Leadership Charter School Jacksonville 32208 (904) 469-8195
Vine Keepers Ministries 4200 Georgetown Drive Jacksonville 32210 (904) 412-6175
Westside Christian Church 10123 Normandy Blvd Jacksonville 32221 (904) 695-9126
WJO-Community Health Outreach 5126 Timuquana Rd, Bldg 4 Jacksonville 32210 (904) 573-1333
Word of Life End Time Ministries 5675 Timuquana Road #6 Jacksonville 32210 (904) 442-0967
Worship Center (The) 2669 Edison Avenue Jacksonville 32254 (904) 333-3560

Food Pantries & Soup Kitchens (Clay Co.)

BASCA, Inc. 481 Plainfield Ave. Orange Park 32073 (904) 541-1742
CALC Foundation 4510 Cameilla St. Middleburg 32068 (904) 707-5176
Calvary Baptist Church Middleburg 1532 Long Bay Rd. Middleburg 32068 (904) 282-0407
Clay County Council on Aging 604 Walnut St. Green Cove Springs 32043 (904) 284-3134
Evangel Temple Southwest 5040 CR 218 Middleburg 32068 (904) 291-1426
First Baptist Church of GCS 615 Walnut St. Green Cove Springs 32043 (904) 284-9231
First Baptist Church of Middleburg 2645 Blanding Blvd Middleburg 32068 (904) 282-5289
Lake Area Ministries – Clay County 131 NE Commercial Road Keystone Heights 32656 (352) 473-2846
Madeira Baptist church 1659 Blanding Blvd. Middleburg 32050 (904) 291-1880
Mercy Support Services @ Hickory Baptist Church 310 South Oakridge Drive Green Cove Springs 32043 (904) 813-3963
Middleburg UMC 3925 B Main St. Middleburg 32068 (904) 282-5589
Orange Cove SDA 4501 US Hwy 17 Fleming Island 32003 (904) 826-9201
Orange Park United Methodist Church Soul Food Kitchen Thursday Orange Park 32073 (904) 264-6255
Resurrection Christian Life Center 3114 CR 220 Orange Park 32065 (904) 282-8307
Shiloh Missionary Baptist of Green Cove Springs 10555 County Rd. 226 Green Cove Springs 32043 (904) 284-9044
The Church of the Good Samaritan 3813 Old Jennings Rd. Middleburg 32068 (904) 579-6858
The Springs Church- Please Pass The Bread 317 Blanding Blvd. Orange Park 32073 (904) 379-6208