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Center for Building Hope

The Center for Building Hope gives free information, programs and services. They help cancer patients, caregivers and family members. They connect them with others who are going through the same or similar experience.

Programs & Services:

  • Couples & Cancer
  • Exercise Programs
  • Horticultural Therapy
  • Individual Counseling
  • Networking Groups
  • Programs for Children
  • Support Groups for Cancer Patients
  • Support Groups for Caregivers, Friends and Families of Cancer Patients
  • Workshops

Contact for more information.

Free Legal Services - Bay Area Legal Services

This agency provides free legal services in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sarasota Counties. They do not handle criminal or traffic cases. They do not handle Workers Comp claims. Please see the website for all services.

Applicants can get help with:

  • Basic needs, including housing, applying for public assistance, and consumer protection
  • Elder issues, including housing and income preservation
  • Family law issues, including divorce and domestic violence
  • Taxes

Legal Aid Line, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm: 813.232.1343
Toll Free: 1.800.625.2257
Locations: click here

Interpreters are available.

Sarasota County Health Department - Healthy Start

Healthy Start is a program that screens pregnant women and newborn babies to identify risk factors for low birth weight and infant mortality. Healthy Start is free and available to everyone regardless of income. A team of nurses, social workers, and peer counselors assist families in finding out their needs. Classes are in English and Spanish. No appointment is needed.

Provided:

  • Childbirth and Breastfeeding Education
  • Counseling
  • Parenting Support
  • Smoking Cessation Services

The Salvation Army - Sarasota

The Salvation Army provides social services to those in need. Contact for more information or help.

Services:

  • Community Feeding
  • Emergency Financial Assistance - Social Services
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Families in Transitional Housing (FAITH) Program
  • Thrift Store
  • Transitional Development Program (TDP)
  • Voluntary Interim Placement-Enhanced Recovery (VIP-ER) Program

Thrift Store Location
2280 17th Street
Sarasota, Florida
34234
United States
941.952.0349