Programs from local Florida rescue missions.
Low income, working poor, and individuals who are homeless or on the verge of homelessness may be able to get help from rescue missions in Florida. These locations can provide the low income access to numerous services and resources. There are a number of Rescue Mission organizations throughout Florida, as noted below.
The exact type and details of the services offered to the working poor will vary based upon each individual mission in Florida, but in general below you can get information below on some of the assistance programs offered, as well as who to contact for help.
- Homeless prevention and housing assistance may be offered by the Florida rescue missions. Examples include homeless prevention and rapid rehousing, case management, transitional housing, shelter, and information on Section 8 HUD programs as well as possible rent and energy bill help.
- Food assistance, which can include hot meals, free groceries and food from on site pantries, and government food programs.
- Job training and educational programs can include such programs and services as services as career counseling, GED programs, English, Computerized academic programs and training, English as a second language, life skills, resume review, computer training, and more.
- Thrift stores in which people can get clothing, furniture, or household products.
- Health and medical care from community clinics, government medical programs, medical care for children, and more.
- Information - The rescue missions can provide information and details on grant programs, Florida and federal government assistance programs, and other non-profits that can provide help with bills, rent, and other expenses.
Locations of Rescue Missions in Florida
Jericho Road Ministries Inc.
Phone number - (352) 799-2912
Faith Farm Ministries:
Boynton Beach, Florida
Lighthouse Ministries Inc: Lakeland, FL
Manna on Wheels Inc: Dover, FL
Miami Rescue Mission Inc.
Orlando Union Rescue Mission: Orlando, FL
Call - (407) 422-4855
Panama City Rescue Mission
Panama City, Florida
Waterfront Rescue Mission Inc.
Phone - (850) 478-4027
The City Rescue Mission, Inc.: Jacksonville, FL
The Path of Citrus County
Beverly Hills, FL
Trinity Rescue Mission: Jacksonville, FL