Are you, or someone you know, in need of help?
If you or someone you know is homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, we want to help.
Below you will find three ways you can find help today.
2-1-1 Call Center
Every hour of every day, hundreds of people need essential human services – they are looking for training, employment, food pantries, help for an aging parent, addiction prevention programs for their teenage children, affordable housing options, support groups and ways of becoming part of their community.
There are five emergency shelters in Sarasota and Manatee counties for those who are homeless and in need of assistance. These residences are a temporary respite, while a person develops their plan for permanent housing.
These shelters are: The Salvation Army of Sarasota, The Salvation Army of Manatee, Harvest House Family Haven Shelter, Harvest House Youth Shelter in Sarasota and the Family Resources Youth Shelter in Manatee.
Click here for the Suncoast Partnership to End Homelessness 2018 RESOURCE GUIDE to find services available in Sarasota County for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. This guide provides useful information regarding organizations that may be able to help meet a person's needs.
Of course, for immediate assistance, more information and referrals in Sarasota and Manatee counties call 2-1-1.