Community Resources

  • The following community resources are available to assist with
    housing, nutrition, employment, and other services
    :

    Alachua Co. Coalition for the Homeless & Hungry, Inc.

    703 NE 1st Street

    Gainesville, FL  32601

    352-378-0460

    United Way of North Central Gainesville

    2-1-1 or 352-332-4636

    HOUSING

    St. Francis House (Family)- (352) 378-9079

    http://www.stfrancishousegnv.org/

    Pleasant Place (Pregnant Teens)-  (352) 373-6993

    www.pleasantplace.net

    IHN of Greater Gainesville (Family)- (352) 378-2030

    www.ihngvl.org

    Peaceful Paths (Domestic Violence)- (352) 377-8255

    www.peacefulpaths.org

    Interface Youth Shelter (Runaways; youth 10-17)- (352) 244-0618

    www.cornerdrugstore.org or www.cdsfl.org

    FOOD

    American Red Cross -(352) 376-4669

    http://alachua.redcross.org

    Catholic Charities (Food Pantry)- (352) 372-0294

    Gainesville Community Ministry (Food Pantry)- (352) 372-8162

    Food Stamps- Apply Online: www.myflorida.com/accessflorida

    Bread of the Mighty (Food Bank)- (352) 336-0839

    EMPLOYMENT/EDUCATION

    Florida Works (Assistance for the Homeless)- (352) 225-0054

    Alachua County Public Schools (Adult Education)- (352) 955-7622

    Florida Works One Stop- (352) 955-2245

    Job Corps (Youth 16-25) - (352) 264-0300

    www.jobcorps.org

    PUBLIC ASSISTANCE

    Alachua County Social Services & Health Department

    (352) 264-6750 or (352) 334-7900

    www.alachua-county.org

    Catholic Charities Bureau- (352) 372-0294

    www.afn.org/cathchar