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Transitional housing and homeless shelters Hillsborough County Florida.

Find temporary housing in the Hillsborough County region. Programs include homeless shelters, transitional housing near you (listed below), and homeless prevention. Many charity agencies and non-profits, some that are funded by the federal government HUD organization, can assist families facing eviction and/or the currently homeless in the greater Tampa Florida region. Learn how veterans, single mothers, the mentally ill and others who need a place to stay can get help from shelters, low-income transitional housing and other resources.

Each emergency, short term housing program has qualifications. Depending on the program and the application process, some units are for veterans, youth, or maybe single parents. Agencies may also focus their services on those residents that are currently homeless. Referrals to other private apartments and/or government housing units in Hillsborough County are also offered. However there are a wide variety of resources available. Also learn about rent free apartments.

Not only will a client be able to potentially stay in a transitional apartment or home, but they can generally also access other services such as case management. Counselors from these numerous Hillsborough agencies want to ensure the family or individual can sustain the housing in the future, so a number of workshops and classes are offered in an effort to help someone maintain self-sufficiency.

Agency for Community Treatment Services, Inc.- ACTS
Address: 4403 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa Bay Florida, 33614
Phone: 813-879-1649
A residential treatment program for both homeless veterans and non-veterans. The location will offer treatment and other support for individuals with mental health or substance abuse issues.
A second center is at 11710 17th St. in Tampa Bay. Dial 813-631-9518.

ACTS Transitional Housing Program
4403 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa Florida 33614
Call 813-879-1649




Tampa Crossroads Inc.
1301 East Columbus Avenue
Ybor City, Florida 33605
Main phone - 813-248-8387
Offers a homeless shelter and housing for female veterans. A focus is on those that are disabled, escaping domestic violence, have a mental illness, PTSD, sexual abuse and trauma, physical disability, or who are behind on their rent and can’t afford to pay for their own home or apartment. Safe housing is offered for up to 24 months. Other services include budgeting classes, nutrition, parenting classes, and other aid. Continue with Tampa Crossroads.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc.-Hillsborough Regional Center
Main address: 1213 16th Street North
St Petersburg, FL 33705
Phone: (813) 375-3933
Transitional housing is offered for individuals with HIV/AIDS. They also offer lodging for immigrants, refugees, and homeless shelters for women facing violence at home.

Homeless Helping Homeless
106 E Floribraska Ave
Tampa Bay
Main phone number is (813) 415-3586

Project Return, Inc.
Location is 1304-1314 West Waters Avenue
Tampa Bay, Florida 33604
Call 813-930-0576
Low income housing is available. It is partly funded by the Florida Department of Children and Families as well as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. A number of conditions need to be met by any Hillsborough County applicants. If qualified, you will need to enter into a rental agreement for a private, secured housing unit with bedroom, kitchen, and other space.





Hillsborough County Department of Children's Services
3110 Clay Mangum Lane
Tampa FL, 33618-2501
Telephone - 813-264-3807
In addition to housing, get information on public and federal government housing programs such as section 8 vouchers. Many resources are focused on homeless youth and teenagers in the community.

Amen Outreach Ministry Homeless Shelter for Women & Children
Address: 2002 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida
Main phone number is (813) 209-1000

Volunteers of America of Florida - Hillsborough Veterans Transitional Housing Program
Tampa FL 33605
Main phone: 813-282-1525
The program is for homeless veterans in Florida. Transitional housing and support services (such as employment and vocational training) are offered. Other resources include linkages to benefits and resources, training, education and employment services, and other housing services.

The Meridian House
The shelter address is 809 124th Avenue East
Tampa, FL 33612

Catholic Charities, HIV/AIDS Program
Office is 2021 East Busch Boulevard
Tampa Bay, FL 33612
Dial (813) 375-3933
For HIV patients and their families, the charity may have Emergency Rent and Utilities Assistance, as well as Transitional and Permanent Housing. The Hillsborough agency may help individuals and families by paying their rent and utility bills on a short-term basis. Referrals are also offer to other local non-profits. Also get help in locating Permanent Housing, if you are stable enough to live independently. Other housing supplies and goods may be offered too, such as furniture, linens, toiletries, and more.

Liberty Manor For Veterans
Tampa, FL 33612
(813) 352-7856

Hillsborough County Health & Social Services Department
2410 North Tampa Street
Tampa Bay FL 33602
Main phone - 813-276-2976
The government organization can arrange extensive case management services. It is done in an effort to transition clientele from a homeless situation to long term, self sufficiency. The government can also assist homeless persons & families in obtaining needed services through coordination & linkage of services as well as providing financial assistance with exigent needs for paying rent, shelter, food, etc.





Salvation Army Tampa/Hillsborough Division Headquarters - Hope House- Mens Transitional Housing Program
1514 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: 813-226-0055
Housing, meals, clothing, and more is offered. Also, in an effort to pro-actively address homelessness, if you are behind on your rent look into emergency rental assistance. They also run the Hospitality House, which is a  transitional housing program for homeless women single moms and their children. People who stay there can access semi-private rooms, receive free quality donated clothing for job interviews, work or school and also can enroll into counseling or day care.

Homeless Coalition of Hillsborough County
Main address: 2105 N Nebraska Ave
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 223-6115
Assistance programs include emergency homeless shelters, meals, case management and more. The coalition may also have information on section 8, financial aid, and eviction prevention services.

Alpha House Pregnant Women's Transitional Shelter
Tampa, FL 33609

Mary & Martha House
Ruskin FL, 33570
Call 813-641-7027
The non-profit will offer short term, emergency shelter / transitional housing for homeless and/or abused women and their children. People can stay for several months, as funding allows. Single parents can get help too. Get help in finding a permanent apartment in the Tampa Bay or Hillsborough County region too.

Recovery Services of Tampa Bay - The organization provides Transitional and Supportive Housing for Single women with 1 child (up to 3 year of age), single adult men or women, and the physically or mentally disabled. The low cost housing programs are month to month, with a rent cost of $475/month with all utilities included as well as a washer and dryer. Address is 812 E 143rd Ave #2, Tampa Fl. 33613, dial 813-969-2068

Metropolitan Ministries
Main address is 2301 North Tampa Street
Tampa Florida, 33602
Call 813-209-1200

Covenant House of Tampa
Tampa, Florida 33604
Dial - 813-410-6573

New Beginnings of Tampa - Homeless recovery Program
901 E. Seward St.
Tampa, Fl 33604
Telephone 813-863-3921
We provide a safe and caring place to recover from homelessness. They offer case management, and assistance with social services. we are a faith based program. The fees are Men- $90 per week, or $360 per month. The cost for Women is $375 per month.

Without Walls International Church
Main address - 2511 North Grady Avenue
Tampa Florida, 33607
Phone: (813) 879-4673







Mental Health Care, Inc.
Address is 2400 East Henry Avenue
Tampa FL 33610-1437
Telephone - 813-239-8187

Beth-El Mission Farm Workers Assistance
18240 U.S. 301
Wimauma, FL 33598
(813) 633-1548

Turning Hearts Ministries
Location is 3303 W Paris Street
Tampa FL 33614 United States
Phone: 813-877-7549
Low income housing, guidance and other support services is available on a regular basis to at-risk men in Hillsborough County. The assistance programs and case management will attempt to enable and help people emerge from homelessness, find a new home, and gain self-sufficiency.

By Jon McNamara

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