Emergency/Support Services for rent or electric assistance is available to low-income individuals and families facing a crisis situation due to a recent job loss or other unexpected circumstances that have negatively impacted the family's financial stability.
Who is Eligible:
Low-income households whose income falls 125% or below on the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
Emergency/Support Services are available to assist low-income households in financial crisis with rent/mortgage payments, past due utility bills, food, emergency car repairs, prescriptions and other basic medical care.
Emergency/Support Services is supported with funding from the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) , which is distributed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and administered by the State of Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO).
By Appointment Only. Appointments may be scheduled by calling MFCS' toll free number at 844-873-3185.
Documents needed for assistance include:
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.
Service Locations: Hernando, Pasco, Sumter and Citrus counties.