DCF - Homelessness Prevention Grants

Service Type

This program offers emergency help to families with children who are facing the loss of their home. Grants are handled through the lead agency for each area. Families in need must have at least one child under age 18. Families must live in Florida full time. At least one family member must be a US citizen or lawful permanent resident. Family income limits apply. Please see the website for more information.

Service Location

United Way of Suwannee Valley
871 SW State Road 47
Lake City, FL 32025-0433
United States



This State agency works to help families that are strong and able to support themselves. They protect children, the elderly, and the disabled from abuse and neglect. They offer services that help families on a day-to-day basis.

Services include:

  • Abuse Hotline
  • Adoption
  • Adult Protective Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Determining eligibility for Medicaid
  • Domestic Violence
  • Food stamps (ACCESS Florida)
  • Foster care
  • Homelessness
  • Human Trafficking
  • Refugee Services
  • Substance abuse and mental health treatment
  • Temporary cash assistance

1317 Winewood Boulevard
Building 1 Room 202
Tallahassee, FL 32399
United States