Community Health Services

Your connection to all hernando county has to offer in Health and Human Services.


Local and National Helplines and Hotlines

National Hotline for Crime Victims
1-855-4-VICTIM (1-855-484-2846) 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (8255)  [24/7 hotline]

1-888-628-9454 (Spanish)

1-800-799-4889 (TTY)

Disaster Distress Helpline [24/7 hotline]

Identity Theft Resource Center

MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving)

National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Child Abuse Hotline

National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs,
National Advocacy for Local LGBT Communities

[links to local programs]

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

National Runaway Switchboard

National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-4673 [24/7 hotline] 
[hosts an online hotline]

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
1-866-331-9474 or 1-866-331-8453 (TTY)

Accessibility and Disability Information

Ability Tree of Florida- 352-593-0430 Respite care for caregivers of children with disabilities.

Vincent Academy

ARC of the Naturecoast

Lighthouse for the Visually Imparied

NAMI Hernando

Veterans Assistance Line

Children and Family Support information

Education and Employment information

Career Source of Pasco/ Hernando

Pasco Hernando State College

Hernando County Schools

Suncoast Technical Center

Am Skills

Bene’s Career Academy

ATA Career Center

PACE Center for Girls

Vincent Academy

Financial and community services information

ACCESS Florida- (866) 762-2237

Assurance Cell Phones- (877) 706-8661

Hernando County Health and Human Services refferal resource (352) 540-4338

Food and Basic Needs Information

Served Meals:

First United Methodist Church of Spring Hill- (352)683-2600 Tuesdays 4pm-5:30pm

Northcliffe Baptist Church (352)683-5882 Thursdays 11am-12pm

People Helping People (352)686-4466 Call for locations.  Sundays 4- 5:30pm and Tuesdays 4pm

Second Chance Minitries – The Vineyard Chruch (352)815-6655 Sun- Fri 11am

The Salvation Army (352)796-1186 Tuesdays 11am-12pm and Sundays 12-1:30 pm

Vineyard Christian Church- (352)587-2425 Wednesdays 5-6pm

Food Bank Locations- It is recommended you call to confirm resources.

Calvary Chrich of the Naverne- (352)683-0587

Christian Life Assembly of God- (352)597-1139

Dayspring Presbyterian Church- (352) 686-9392

Daystar- (352)799-5930

First Baptist Church of Spring Hill- (352) 683-2863

First United Methodist Church- (352) 796-3363

Forest Oaks Lutheran Church- (352) 683-9731

Grace World Church- (352) 796-3685

Holy Cross Lutheran Church- (352) 683-9016

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church- (352) 799-3094

Hope Community Bible Church- (352) 686-6020

Jericho Food Bank- (352) 799-2912 option 7

Mariner United Methodist Church- (352) 596-0080

Nativity Lutheran Church- (352) 597-1456

Northcliffe Baptist Church- (352) 683-5882

Ridge Manor United Methodist Church- (352) 583-3770

The Salvation Army- (352) 796-1186

Spring Hill Seventh Day Adventist Church- (352) 686-1143

St Andrews Episcopal Church- (352) 683-2010

St. Vincent de Paul- (352) 688-3331

YMCA of the Suncoast Monthly Food Distribution (352) 688-9622 3rd Thursday of the month.

Little Free Pantires- Locations and availability subject to change.

Facebook Page for Little Free Pantries in Hernando

  • 12185 Coronado Drive, Spring HIll
  • 10511 Maderia Street, Spring HIll
  • 27303 Flagler Avenue, Brooksville
  • 7407 Holiday Drive in Spring Hill
  • 10285 Lafoy Road Spring Hill
  • Naturecoast Humane Scociety- Pet food pantry corner of Wiscon and Mobly Rd. 

Housing and Shelter Information

Dawn Center of Hernando County– Domestic and Sexual Violence Emergency Shelter helpline (352) 686-8430

Jericho Road Ministries- Substance Abuse and Homeless Programs                        Mens House (352) 799-2912 option 5  Women & Family Shelter option 6

Family Endeavors (Vets only)- (352) 502-4561

Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church- Possible transportation, showers, meals, and clothing 2nd and 4th Friday of the month. (352) 585-6476

Catholic Charities- Resource refferals for Homelessness- (352) 686-9897 ext 28

Habitat for Humanity– Homeownership Program- (352) 754-1159

Hernando County Housing Authority- (352) 754-4160 – Currently Section 8 waiting list is closed. The SHIP Program offers programs that include a Multi-Family Development Program, a Homeowner Rehabilitation Program,a Down Payment Assistance Program, Emergency Repair Program, Special Needs Program and a Construction Program.

Mid Florida Homeless Coalition for Housing Assesments (352) 860-2308

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans (877) 424-3838

New Begginings Youth Shelter (unaccompanied minors 10-17)(352) 540-6015

The Life Center (expectant and young mothers 18-25)(352) 597-0119


Health and Wellness Information

Veterans Support and Assistance Information

K9 Partners for Patriots

Veterans HEAT Factory

VA Hopsital

VA Direct Support Line

Volunteer opportunities

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