Pasco County Available Services | The Coalition for the Homeless of Pasco County

Pasco County Available Services

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought tremendous strain to our country, our community and especially to the most vulnerable. That is why we have decided to give you a daily update on services that are available in Pasco County so you can be aware and get the word out. We are updating these service DAILY.

We also NEED to hear from you. Email Don@pascohomelesscoalition.org with any updates or services you know that are available. It is important that we work together during this time to get help and support to those in need.

Pasco County Services Available:

New Updates Added May 13th

  • Pasco County: HELP FOR RENTERS in Pasco County. If you rent in Pasco County, are behind on payments, and have been affected by COVID-19, you can potentially receive assistance with paying your bills through the Pasco H.E.A.R.T. 2.0 program! Income guidelines apply to qualify for help with rent, electric, and/or water bills. The portal to identify yourself for potential assistance opens on Monday, April 11th. The link to apply is https://bit.ly/pascoheart 
  • One Community Now Operation Stand Down: April 29 – May 1. If you know of a Veteran that could benefit from this awesome event, please have them register at https://onecommunitynow.com/veteranform/ or call 727-849-4724 and we will complete their registration over the phone. We are also looking for Vendors and Volunteers. Get all the information at https://www.ocnstanddown.org/
  • Rent In Pasco – rentinpasco@gmail.com: Coalition for the Homeless of Pasco County needs help locating available rentals for our Housing Surge where we will house currently homeless households, singles and families. If you see a house, mobile home or apartment with a FOR RENT sign on it, safely take a picture of the contact information. Send it along with the street number and address to rentinpasco@gmail.com. If you are a landlord, send your contact information and number of units owned.
  • Be a Light Mission Service Center Inc’s The Lighthouse: Located on 8425 Arcola Avenue in Hudson off US 19 and Arcola (21 bus line). Open Monday through Friday from 10am – 3pm offering free food, clothing, and services for people in need. Services include:
    • Free food and clothing pantry
    • Medical assessments (through BayCare, VARK Inc)
    • Employment assistance, work programs
    • Resources for the homeless
    • Arts and crafting classes and activities
  • Joining Hands Mission/One Community Now: Come by for a hot drive-thru breakfast this Sunday 8:30-9:15 AM at the Holiday Lake Estates Civic Center, 3624 Atlantis Drive, Holiday.
  • Pasadena Baptist Church: We have a food pantry, clothing and household goods on Saturday mornings from 8am – 10:30 am.  We are located at 35845 Clinton Avenue Dade City, Fl. 33525. All are welcome.
  • Father and Son Love Free Food Pantry: Free grocery shopping for all Military, 1st Responders and Essential Workers every Tuesday from 12 noon to 2 pm at 21418 Carson Drive Land O Lakes 34639. ID required.
  • First Baptist Church of Hudson Agape 5-2 Food Pantry: Open every Wednesday from 10am – 12 noon for anyone in need. Bring ID for everyone you are receiving food for.
  • Feeding Tampa Bay: Upcoming dates for the Mobile Pantry in Pasco County for the week of May 169th:
    • May 16th from 12pm – 2:00pm: YMCA Trinity, 8411 Photonics Dr. New Port Richey, FL 34655
    • May 19th from from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm: John S. Burks Park, 13220 Gene Nelson Blvd, Dade City, FL 33525
    • May 20th from 8:00 am – 10:30 am: Gulfview Grace Church, 6639 Hammock Rd, Port Richey
  • Gulfside Hub: The registration for grocery box for Tuesday, May 10th is now open. Please follow these steps to register:
      • If you have not registered on Feeding Tampa Bay yet, please click on this link https://feedingtampabay.link2feed.com/… You will only do this once. If you have done this already, please proceed to step 2.
      • Click the link to register for the grocery box, this has to be done every week https://www.eventbrite.com/…/grocery-box-tickets…
      • Pickup is at Gulfside Elementary School car loop, 2329 Anclote Blvd, Holiday, FL, every Tuesday, from 4 to 4:30pm.
      • If you have any questions or needs assistance for both Feeding Tampa Bay and weekly Eventbrite registration, please call 727-774-6050 or text 727-351-2367.
  • Farm Share and Pasco Sheriff’s Office: We are teaming up with Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay for a free community food distribution! The event will be at Boys & Girls Club of Lacoochee Thursday, May 26th at 9 a.m.

 

Previous Updates:

  • Joining Hands Mission/One Community Now: Come by for a hot drive-thru breakfast this Sunday 8:30-9:15 AM at the Holiday Lake Estates Civic Center, 3624 Atlantis Drive, Holiday.
  • All4HealthFL: Our local not-for-profit hospitals and the department of health want to hear from you! These organizations are working together to get the community’s perspective on the most pressing health and wellness needs. Information collected will be used to develop programs and services to address the identified issues and measure impact. We encourage you to take 15 minutes to fill out the survey below. Your voice is important to ensure needs are met within our community. If you have any questions or are in need of paper surveys please contact Marina D’Amato @ marina.damato@flhealth.gov and she will reach out to you. 2022 Survey Link: https://bit.ly/healthsurvey2022