Our Partner Agencies

FY2016-2017 COMMUNITY CARE FUND

HELPING CHILDREN & YOUTH SUCCEED

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay
888-293-2535

Comprehensive Mentoring Program
Provides one-on-one mentors to children in high-risk categories.

www.bbbsfl.org

Boy Scouts of America — Greater Tampa Bay Area Council
813-872-2691

Works with at-risk, male youth in East  & West Pasco County.

www.tampabayscouting.org

Boys & Girls Club of Tampa Bay
727-842-5673 West Pasco
352-583-2994 East Pasco

Youth Development Services
Offers an affordable, accessible after school program to youth ages 5 to 18.

www.bgctampa.org

Girl Scouts of West Central Florida
800-881-4475

Girl Scouting in Pasco County
Girls discover the fun, friendship and power of girls together. Scouting helps girls develop their full individual potential, relate to others, develop values to guide their actions and sound decisions, and contribute to society through leadership skills.

www.gswcf.org

YMCA

YMCA of the Suncoast— James P. Gills Branch
727-375-9622

SPLASH Swim Lessons
Free Begin-to-Swim program for children ages 4-12 to introduce and develop water safety and swimming skills. Focuses on basic swimming skills, water and boating safety..

www.ymcasuncoast.org

Tampa Bay YMCA — East Pasco Branch
813-780-9622

Youth and Senior Programming
Youth sports programs for ages 3-14 and a teen leadership program for middle and high school students providing them with an opportunity to build social skills through community service. Seniors have access to quality health and wellness sessions.

www.tampaymca.org

SUPPORTING VULNERABLE & AGING POPULATIONS

Catholic Charities
352-523-6958

Bethany Family Apartments, Dade City, and Women & Children’s Shelter, Hudson
Provide comprehensive supportive services to homeless
families with disabilities leading to self-sufficiency and independent living in permanent housing.

www.ccdosp.com

CARES — Community Aging & Retirement Services
727-862-9291

Elderly CHORE Program & Elderly Homemaker Program
Provides services to the elderly that would not be accomplished otherwise. Includes heavy household tasks, yard work, lifting or moving heavy furniture and essential errands needed to ensure the safety and well-being of the senior. Elderly Homemaker Program Assists elderly individuals in remaining in their homes by providing services such as cleaning, meal preparation and assistance with budgeting.

www.caresfl.org

ASSISTING PEOPLE IN CRISIS

American Red Cross Tampa Bay Chapter
1-877-741-1444
(Disaster Services 24-hour phone line)

Emergency Disaster Relief Services
Responds to local emergencies such as hurricanes, tornadoes, floods and fires, 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

www.redcross.org/fl/tampa-bay

Bay Area Legal Services

Bay Area Legal Services, Inc.
800-625-2257

Domestic Violence Long-Term Stabilization Program
Helps victims of domestic violence and their children who are in need of legal assistance and long-term stability.

www.bals.org

BayCare Behavioral Healthcare
866-762-1743


Medical Outpatient Services
Provides treatment, rehabilitation and support services to persons with substance abuse and mental health issues.

www.baycare.org

Sunrise of Pasco County
352-521-3120

 
Outreach Program & Shelter Operations
Provides individual counseling and support groups for victims of domestic violence at various confidential sites throughout East Pasco. Provides a safe haven for victims of domestic violence and their children in confidential locations.

www.sunrisepasco.org

Youth & Family Alternatives, Inc.
727-835-4166
1-800-226-7187

Runaway Alternatives Project (RAP)
RAP House serves runaway and homeless youth, ages 10-17, in need of a short-term, out-of-home placement due to a disruptive and/or violent family environment, a short-term respite or crisis placement due to family conflict, and emergency shelter due to foster placement disruption.

www.yfainc.org

STRENGTHENING & SUPPORTING FAMILIES

PROMOTING SELF-SUFFICIENCY

The Arc Nature Coast
727-848-7789

Adult Day Training (East and West) & Schrader Group Home
Provides persons with developmental disabilities an opportunity to develop and enhance self-sufficiency, adaptive and social skills. Provides meaningful day time activities and opportunities to enrich lives through a range of educational opportunities. Schrader Group Home provides a residential living environment for individuals with developmental disabilities in order to maintain their participation in the community after leaving a parent’s home or a state institution.

www.thearc-naturecoast.org

Connections
727-376-2777

Job Development Program
Provides job counseling and skills training for individuals looking for jobs, and works with area employers to place qualified applicants, all at no charge.

www.connectionsjobdevelopment.org

Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services of Florida, Inc.
866-685-9477

Signing for Everyday Living & FTRI Outreach Program
Provides programs and services to promote empowerment, access, education and independence to hearing and speech impaired Pasco residents. Offers hearing screenings, American Sign Language classes, interpreting and equipment training and distribution. FTRI Outreach Program distributes free phones with design features for the hearing impaired to improve their quality of life.

www.deafhhsfla.org

Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind
866-962-5254

Independent Living Skills Program
Lighthouse provides persons with visual impairment the skills needed to achieve maximum independence through numerous free programs and services. The Independent Living Skills Program offers instructional services and hands-on practice of adaptive daily living skills to maximize home and personal management.

www.lvib.org

Suncoast Epilepsy Association
727-375-7774


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.suncoastEpilepsy.org

Our Partner Agencies

FY2016-2017 TARGETED FUND

Volunteer Way
727-815-0433


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

thevolunteerway.org

PACE Center for Girls Pasco
727-849-1901


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.pacecenter.org/locations/pasco

Early Learning Coalition of Pasco Hernando
727-233-8291


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.phelc.org

Ace Opportunities
727-776-5336


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.aceopportunities.org

Pasco Kids First
727-845-8080

Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.pascokidsfirst.org

Salvation Army
727-815-8539


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.salvationarmyflorida.org/westpasco/

Restored Hope
352-437-4815


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

restoredhopefl.org

One Community Now
727-375-8801


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.onecommunitynow.com

Metropolitan Ministries
727-937-3268


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

www.metromin.org

Feeding Pasco’s Elderly


Epilepsy Case Management Program
Provides neurological and diagnostic referrals, epilepsy counseling and education, information, advocacy, support groups, vocational services and limited dental and psychological referrals for individuals affected by epilepsy and other seizure disorders.

feedingpasco.com