There are many resources to help people in our community during their times of need.  Click on the links below for more information on each on these programs. Also below are several community organizations that participated in the Bridges Out Of Poverty Conference. The services they provide and contact information are available below.  

Big Brothers Big Sisters Tampa Bay
Services provided: Mentors for boys and girls
Contact: Deb Kristol-Irwin (Director of Pasco Partnership Development), 813-997-6881, Email  



Boley Centers, Inc., Veterans Assistance Program  

5636 Trouble Creek Road
727 841-7173 
Services provided: Employment Training and supportive services for Veterans who are homeless
or at risk of being Homeless. Helping veterans with Resume’s, job searches and connections to local resources.
Contact: Paul Kendrick, 727 841-7173, Email

Broken But Beautiful Ministries, Inc. – d/b/a ACTS Community Resource Center 

12515 U.S. Hwy 19 Hudson, FL. 34667
Services provided: free household items, clothing, daily meal, prayer
Contact: Dan Kolb, 727-810-0910, Email

CareerSource Pasco Hernando

4440 Grand Blvd New Port Richey, FL 34652
7361 Forest Oaks Blvd Spring Hill, FL 34606
15000 Citrus Country Dr. Ste 303 Dade City, FL 33523 
Services provided: Provide Training/Certification Program, Youth/Experienced Workers Programs, Welfare Transition Program, Non-Custodial Parent Program, State Vocational Rehabilitation Program, Veteran’s Employment Assistance Representatives, Online/In Person Workshops, Employer Job Interviews, Business Services Representatives, Resource Room with computers/fax/copy machines & trained staff to assist job seekers and other assistance.
Contact: New Port Richey 727-484-3400 / Spring Hill 352-200-3020 / Dade City 813-377-1300

Catholic Charities Pasco Women’s Shelter   

7801 Maryland Ave. Hudson, FL. 34667
Services provided: Transitional living shelter for women and children
Contact: Julie Kolb, 727-861-4840, Email

Florida Department of Health –  Healthy Start 

10841 Little Road, New Port Richey, FL 34654
Services provided: Healthy Start includes targeted support services that address identified risks.
The range of Healthy Start services available to pregnant women, infants and children up to age three include:
Information, referral and ongoing care coordination and support to assure access to needed services
Psychosocial, nutritional and smoking cessation counseling
Childbirth, breastfeeding and parenting support and education
Home visiting
Contact: Linda Graham, 727-619-0168, Email

Generations Christian Church

1540 Little Road, Trinity, FL 34655
Services provided: Spiritual counseling, Bible studies, Celebrate Recovery, Grief Share,  
Divorce Care, Divorce Care for Kids, Marriage Mentoring, Local Outreach
Contact: 727-375-8801

Joining Hands Mission UMC  

4204 Thys Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34653
Services provided: Free local transportation through agency referrals
Contact: Pastor Mary Ashcroft, 727-264-1288/cell 727-215-8084, Email 

Metropolitan Ministries  

3214 US Highway 19 N, Holiday, FL 34691
Services provided: Food, Clothing, Housing Assistance, Residential Self-sufficiency Program, GED, Culinary School, Special Assistance, Referrals
Contact:Outreach Prevention Services, 727-937-3268, Email

One Community Now 

PO Box 476, Elfers, FL 34680
Services provided: Pasco Pack A Sack Food for Kids Program, Neighborhood Impact in Holiday Lake Estates
(includes: sports programs, free hot meal on Thursday evenings at Holiday Lake Estates Civic Center).
OCN Stand Down for homeless and at-risk Veterans. Getting Ahead Program. Cold Night Shelter.
Contact: Patti, 727-858-6117

Pasco County Schools    

7227 Land O Lakes Blvd. LOL FL
Services provided: PK-12 Education
Contact: Tammy Berryhill-Area Superintendent of SW Region of Pasco, 813-794-2753, Email 

Pasco County Schools – Anclote Elementary School

3610 Madison Street, NPR, FL 34652
Services provided: Education, ABC Program
Contact: Barbara Kleinsorge, 727-774-3200, Email

Pasco County Schools – Early Head Start/Head Start  

7227 Land ‘O Lakes Blvd, Land ‘O Lakes, FL 34638
Services provided: Comprehensive Preschool Services at No Cost to Eligible Families,
serving expectant mothers and children ages birth to 5 years old.
Contact: Angela Porterfield, 727-774-2730, Email

Pasco County Schools – Sunray Elementary School    

4815 Sunray Drive Holiday 34690
Services provided: Education, ABC Program
Patricia Cochran, 5th Grade PLC and Facilitator, 727-774-9100, Email

Pasco Kids First

7344 Little Road, New Port Richey, FL 34654 
Services provided: Children’s Advocacy Center; trauma therapy services for child victims of trauma, sexual abuse and physical abuse. In-home parenting education for families who are expecting or have a newborn through Healthy Families Program. Sexual Assault Victim Exam Program.
Contact: Becky Bennett – 727-835-7962, ext. 24 or

Pasco-Hernando State College  

10230 Ridge Road New Port Richey, FL 34654
Services provided: Post-secondary education- technical certificates, Associate degrees, Bachelor degrees
Contact: Casey Driscoll (Recruiter/Promoter Specialist), 727-816-3244, Email

Pinellas County Community Development and Planning   

440 Court Street, 2nd Floor, Clearwater, FL 33756
Services provided: Short Term Rental Assistance (security deposit, utility deposit,
up to 3 months of rental assistance, rental arrears not to exceed 6 months) for income
eligible applicants. Please note that this program does not assist with utility arrears.
Contact: Natasha Suarez, 727-464-8210, Email

Plant City Towers | Plant City Living Center |SPM Management 

103 W. Mahoney Street, Plant City, FL 33563
405 E. Damon Street, Plant City, FL 33563
Contact Info: (813) 752-7496 M,T & F|(813) 659-2669 W & TH   Verbena Jordan, Service Coordinator
Verbena Jordan, Service Coordinator Email
Services provided: HUD-subsidized Housing for Low-Income Seniors ages 62 or older (1-Bedroom Apartments)

Premier Community HealthCare Group 

2114 Seven Springs Blvd. Suite 100 Trinity, FL 34655
Services provided: Adult/Family Medicine, Behavioral Health, Dental, Pediatrics, OB/GYN,
ACCESS assistance, health insurance education and enrollment, community resources
Contact: Nicole John- Community Services Manager, 727-645-4185 x5015, Email

Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church

8320 Old CR 54, New Port Richey, Fl 34653
Services: AA; Al-anon; Bereavement; Food Pantry; Asst. with utilities (client must have a shut-off notice), prescriptions, rent on a limited basis; furniture and clothing vouchers.
Contact: Mary Miller, 727-372-8600, Email

Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas & West Pasco Counties

4131 Madison St. New Port Richey, Fl. 34652
727 859 9038
Services provided: Home Ownership Program, Volunteer Opportunities, Critical Home Repair, ReStore (Donate or Buy)
Contact: Jake Pieterse, Email, Kathy McMillion, Email, 727 859 9038