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2-1-1 TAMPA BAY CARES, INC. - HERNANDO'S RESOURCE CENTER
Connects community members to local resources through the use of a land line, cell phone, and computer.

All services, details, and contact information on the non-profits listed below can be found on 2-1-1.


THE ARC NATURE COAST

Provides individually tailored community and facility based services for individuals with developmental disabilities.

  • Community Support Program
  • Residential Support Program

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS

Matches children with mentoring relationships from a qualified volunteer.

  • Comprehensive Mentoring Program

CATHOLIC CHARITIES

Provides social services to disadvantaged families: including adoption, crisis pregnancy support, counseling, elderly care, refugee and immigration.

  • Foundations of Life Pregnancy Program

CIVIL AIR PATROL

To serve Hernando by developing our community's youth, accomplishing local, state and national emergency and humanitarian missions, and educating our citizens on the impact of aviation and space.

  • Hernando County Squadron CAP

DAWN CENTER

Provides services, including shelter, counseling, & support to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

  • Domestic & Sexual Violence Victim Services

DEAF & HARD OF HEARING SERVICES OF FLORIDA

Provides equal access for deaf, hard of hearing and later deafened persons, including education, specialized equipment, advocacy, interpreters and other services.

  • Florida Telecommunication Relay (FTRI) Outreach Distribution
  • Communication Access Assistance (CAA)

DOLLY PARTON IMAGINATION LIBRARY (DPIL)


FOR EACH 1 REACH 1

  • Mentoring Program

GIRL SCOUTS OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA

Provides girls ages 5-17 an informal education designed to strengthen interpersonal life skills, values, and an opportunity to contribute to society.

  • Healthy Living Initiative

GULF RIDGE COUNCIL, BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

Provides programs for boys ages 6-20 such as aquatic safety, camping, education, leadership development and food drives.

  • Healthy Living Education
  • Community Service & Citizenship

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY HERNANDO COUNTY

Habitat works in partnership with God’s people to improve our community building or renovating homes to provide simple, decent, affordable houses for low-income families.

  • Home Build

JERICHO ROAD MINISTRIES

Offers a residential shelter program for both men and women with work therapy and life skill programs designed to self-sufficiency. Families receive emergency shelter assistance. Provides Food Barn.

  • Food Barn
  • Emergency & Transition Shelter Program

LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED AND BLIND

To provide persons who are visually impaired and blind skills needed to achieve maximum independence.

  • Adaptive Living Skills & Training

MID-FLORIDA COMMUNITY SERVICES

Dedicated to reducing and serving trauma to victims of child abuse and their families.


MID-FLORIDA HOMELESS COALITION, INC.

Promotes partnerships that will reduce and prevent homelessness in Hernando, Citrus and Sumter Counties.

  • Mid Florida Information Network (MFIN)

NAMI HERNANDO (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

Provides support, education and advocacy for the mentally ill and their families.

  • Support Groups

PAY IT FORWARD FARM

A multicultural community benefiting single mothers and their children, while teaching a self-reliant and sustainable lifestyle, and becoming a launching point for positive action in the pay-it-forward spirit of giving back to the world.

  • FLIP (Future Life Improvement Plan

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL

  • Emergency Assistance Program
  • Food Pantry

UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY

Provides assistance to individuals with Cerebral Palsy and other disabilities. Programs include day care, therapy, employment, respite and family support.

  • Hernando Early Intervention

YOUTH & FAMILY ALTERNATIVES

Provides social services to children and families. Services include temporary residential shelter, nonresidential counseling, subsidized childcare, in school early intervention and family preservation.

  • New Beginnings Youth Shelter

 

 

 

In Collaboration With:


AMERICAN RED CROSS

Provides relief to victims of disaster and helps community members prepare and respond to emergencies


CAREER SOURCE PASCO HERNANDO

Pasco Hernando Workforce Board enhances economic development efforts of our region by providing a well trained, high quality workforce which supports the success of local business and improves the quality of life.


CHIPP (Community Health Improvement Plan Partnership


DEVEREUX ADVANCED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Deveruex changes lives and nurtures human potential. They inspire hope, ensure well-being, and promote meaningful choices.

  • Parenting Journye Program

FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH IN HERNANDO COUNTY

The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Hernando through integrated state, county, & community efforts. The Health Department provides health related services, programs, and focused initiatives that enhance Hernando's health in the household as well as at a county level.


FLORIDA MASTER MONEY MENTORS PROGRAM

Through the University of Florida and Hernando County Extension Office, the Florida Master Money Mentor (FMMM) program provides financial education to rural and low-to-moderate-income Florida families with the emphasis being on one-on-one peer education.


HPH HOSPICE

Is a not-for-profit community-based healthcare organization providing innovative, skilled medical care to patients with life-limiting illness and compassionate support to their family members.


SUNCOAST TECHNICAL EDUCATION CENTER

Offers free tutoring to adults to help them become academically and economically self-sufficient. GED, English, family literacy, work literacy, reading, math, and language skills.


THE Y

Dedicated to improving the quality of human life and to helping all people realize their fullest potential through spirit, mind and body.

 

INITIATIVE ACHIEVEMENTS

United Way envisions a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through Education, Income Stability and Healthy...