The purpose of this guide is to provide contact information for local, state, and national services designed to assist the homeless as well as recommended library resources.
If you are experiencing homelessness, dial 2-1-1 or 954-537-0211 for guidance of where to find help with shelter, housing, financial emergencies, food, domestic abuse, depression, healthcare, mental support, child care, summer/after school programs, and job training. The operators at 211 will assist you in getting exactly the help you need.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides detailed information on programs designed to help the homeless.
These programs are managed by local organizations that provide a range of services, including shelter, food, counseling, and jobs skills programs.
For more information, please click on one of the links listed below.