Mental Health:

  • Florida Department of Children and Families
    • News and updates for child care, mental health and substance abuse around Florida.
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    • Call 1-800-273-8255
    • Text MHFA to 741741 to talk to a Crisis Text Line counselor
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Disaster Distress Helpline
    • Call 800-985-5990
  • Veterans Crisis Line
    • Call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 or visit
  • Connections by CHESS Health App
    • A free, evidence-based mobile app proven to provide ongoing support and relapse prevention to people recovering from substance-use-disorders.
  • 211 Helpline Florida
    • The United Way is aiding those who affected by the coronavirus pandemic. If you or somebody you know needs help, please reach out through calling, texting, chatting, or emailing. Call 2-1-1 or (352) 332-4636. Calling is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Text your zip code to 898-211.
  • National Council for Behavioral Health
    • Information and guidance for providers
  • Crisis Centers
    • Provide 24/7 free, confidential emotional support
    • Dial 211
  • National Council for Behavioral Health
    • Behavioral health resources for the public and behavioral health organizations
  • Mental Health First Aid
    • Advice on helping others, as well as ourselves, with depression, anxiety and other mental health disorders.

Mental Health Facilities & Providers

Elderly Assistance

  • Elder Helpline Information and Assistance Service
    • Information regarding elder services and activities is available through the Elder Helpline Information and Assistance service within each Florida County.
    • All Elder Helplines can be accessed at 1-800-96-ELDER (800-963-5337)
  • Florida Department of Elder Affairs
    • News, programs and resources for Florida’s elderly population
  • Florida Health Care Association
    • Long term care providers

Food Relief

  • Meals for Kids
    • Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services partnered with 2-1-1 to create the resources.
    • Floridians can text FLKIDSMEALS to 211-211 to find the closest participating Summer Break Spot location with meals available.
    • Residents can also call 2-1-1 to speak with a live operator for additional information
  • Feeding Florida
    • Feeding Florida features a way to donate to nonprofits and community-based organizations that provide food and other resources to our most vulnerable populations. Feeding Florida also allows those in need of food to search for their nearest food pantry.
  • SNAP
    • Food assistance

Housing & Utilities

  • Mortgage flexibility
    • Federal regulators, through the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, are ordering lenders to offer homeowners flexibility.

K-12 Education

Price Gouging

Public Assistance & Employment