Levy County assistance programs.
While Levy County is one of the smaller, less populated counties in Florida, there are still a few different places to turn to in order to get help with bills, rent, debts, mortgage payments, and other assistance. Find a listing of services and agencies below.
Levy County Central Florida Community Action Agency, Inc.
This should probably be your first, and maybe your last call. They offer programs that can provide short term assistance for paying immediate bills, and also counseling and resources for longer term support. The programs run by the community action agency include.
Financial and emergency assistance programs - These programs may help qualified households and individuals with immediate financial emergencies and expenses In addition, the program may assist with disaster relief. The community action agency has a limited amount of financial assistance and funding that is being made available to the community for one-time emergency needs, bills, and costs. However the program is not intended to help with on-going crises. CFCAA may provide direct referrals and assistance for basic needs and bills, including rental assistance, heating and energy payments, nutrition, food, transportation expenses such as gasoline vouchers, temporary shelter, and more. Participants that apply for help must of course meet eligibility requirements.
The agency can also provide people information on programs that can help them pay their mortgage, avert a foreclosure, or even ways to eliminate debts.