Resources

Community Resources

Below you’ll find a myriad of resources available to assist you.

Other valuable resources are:
Homeless Resource PDF

Network Partner Resource Guide


Cell Phones

www.safelinkwireless.com


Credit Reports

P 877. 322.8228
www.annualcreditreport.com
www.consumerdebit.com


Dental

IM Sulzbacher Center
P 904.394.8060
http://www.sulzbachercenter.org

Duval Country Public Health Department
P 904.253.1210
http://www.dchd.net


Driver’s Licenses

Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
850.617.2000
http://www.flhsmv.gov/


Education

Florida State College at Jacksonville
P 904.633.8100
http://www.fscj.edu

Adult Learning Downtown Library
P 904.630.2426
http://jpl.coj.net/lib/adult_learning.html


Employment

Goodwill of North Florida Job Junction
333 East Monroe Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
P 904.354.9180
http://www.goodwilljax.org/employment/job-junctions.aspx
Employment; Resources

WorkSource
215 N Market Street, Suite 340
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
P 904.798.9229
http://www.worksourcefl.com/home.aspx
Employment; Resources; TANF/FEST Benefits; Ready4Work Intake Specialists

Jacksonville Urban League
903 W Union Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
P 904.356.8336 F 904.356.8369
www.jaxul.org
Employment & Career Development Center; Education; Free basic computer classes
www.JobsDirectJAX.com (current local job listing websites, register with sites for email updates)
www.Snagajob.com (current local job listing websites, register with sites for email updates)
www.Indeed.com (current local job listing websites, register with sites for email updates)
www.Jax4Jobs.com (current local job listing websites, register with sites for email updates)


Financial Assistance

United Way 211
P 904.632.0600
P 866.318.0211 toll free
http://www.nefl211.org


Food

Florida Department of Children & Families
www.myflorida.com/accessflorida/

Salvation Army
P 904.356.8641
http://www.uss.salvationarmy.org/uss/www_uss_nefloridaac.nsf

Downtown Ecumenical Council
904.358.7955
http://descjax.org


Housing/Shelters

IM Sulzbacher Center
P 904.359.0457
http://www.sulzbachercenter.org

City Rescue Mission (Men, Women, and Children)
P 904.387.4357
http://crmjax.org

Salvation Army
P 904.301.4800
http://www.uss.salvationarmy.org/uss/www_uss_nefloridaac.nsf

Clara White Mission (Men & Vets Only)
613 West Ashley Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
P 904.354.4162
www.clarawhitemission.org

Janitorial & Culinary Programs; Transitional Housing; Employment Opportunities

Trinity Mission
P 904.355.1205
http://www.trinityrescue.org

Liberty Center
P 904.353.2888
http://downtownjacksonville.org/directory/detail/2094

Community Connections (Women Only)
P 904.354..6681
http://www.communityconnectionsjax.org


Legal

Jacksonville Legal Aid
P 904.356.8371
http://www.jaxlegalaid.org

Three Rivers Legal Services
P 904.394.7450
http://www.trls.org


Medical

Shands Hospital (Clinic Card)
P 904.244.4015
http://jax.shands.org

Duval County Health Department
P 904.253.1955
http://www.dchd.net

IM Sulzbacher Center
P 904.359.0457
http://www.sulzbachercenter.org

Volunteers In Medicine
P 904.399.2766
http://www.dcmsonline.org/vim-jax.htm

Vocational Rehabilitation
P 904.348.2770
http://www.rehabworks.org


Prescriptions

Free Medicine Assistance
P 573.996.3333
http://findahealthcenter.hrsa.gov/Search.aspx

http://www.hhs.gov


Reentry

Resources for Ex-Offenders
http://www.gaddisproperties.com/reentryassistance.htm

National Directory of Organizations
http://www.rjcusa.org

Office of Justice Programs
http://reentry.gov

JREC – Jacksonville Reentry Center
1024 Superior Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32254
P 904.301.2400 F 904.384.8365
Violent/Sexual Offenses (misdemeanor and felony); 6 month post release/adj Duval County only; JSO One-Stop Center; Ex-Offender program

Florida Community Prevention Center, Inc.
1303 Jasmine Street, Suite 102
Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
P 904.321.4097 F 904.321.5668
www.floridacommunityprevention.com

Reentry services to those retuning to Nassau, Baker & Duval counties only; Targets HIV+ inmates

Florida Resources for Ex-Offenders
http://www.angelfire.com/fl4/fci/exresourceflorida.html

Additional Resources for the homeless, poverty stricken, and just-released ex-offenders
http://www.gaddisproperties.com/homeless.htm


Substance Abuse

Gateway Assessment
P 904.389.9966
http://www.gatewaycommunity.com

River Region
P 904.899.6300
http://www.rrhs.org

NA/AA (schedule of meetings)

http://www.neflaa.org

http://firstcoastna.org/meetings.htm


Transportation

Jacksonville Transportation Authority (Bus Schedules)
P 904.630.3100
http://www.jtafla.com

Housing Contacts

Click here for city approved lenders


Bank of America
Tim Dooley
Ph. 904.256.2051

Tom Lemmon
Ph. 904.987.8415

Tina Habhegger
Ph. 904.349.3480

Mimi Poindexter
Ph. 904.473.1639


Branch Banking & Trust
Linda Cavallo
Ph. 904.215.6064
lcavallo@bbandt.com

Sande Liebert
Ph. 904.317.6107
sliebert@bbandt.com


Wells Fargo
Christopher Clemente
Ph. 904.945.3929

Lisa Doherty
Ph. 904.779.4250

Shannon Rachal
Ph. 904.465.4510


EverBank
Jeff Lowry
Ph. 904.623.6718
jeff.lowry@everbank.com

Shirley Ann Ward
904.623.6720
shirley.ward@everbank.com


Watson Mortgage Corp.
Betsy Gordon
Ph. 904.421.1791

Carl Parnell, Jr.
Ph. 904.421.1128


CU Mortgage Connection, Inc.
Marsha Hart
Ph. 904.695.1012


DHI Mortgage
Stephen Audet
Ph. 904.421.4632

Anita Knight
Ph. 904.563.5159

Delroy Parkinson
Ph. 904.421.4621


Urban Trust Bank
John Golio
Ph. 904.473.0089


Home Buying Course Providers
and Approved Housing Counselors

(8 HOUR COURSE)

CCCS of Jacksonville DBA
Family Foundations of Northeast Florida, Inc.
1639 Atlantic Blvd
Jacksonville, Florida 32207
Ph. 904.396.4846
www.familyfoundations.org


Community Homeownership Center
Ph. 904.355.2837


Habitat for Humanity
Ph. 904.798-4529

Jacksonville Urban League
903 W Union St
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Ph. 904.356.8336


Wealth Watchers, Inc.
1225 W Beaver Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Ph. 904.380.4292
www.wealthwatchersfl.com


Housing & Urban Development
Approved Foreclosure Counseling Agencies

CCCS of Jacksonville DBA
Family Foundations of Northeast Florida, Inc.
1639 Atlantic Blvd
Jacksonville, Florida 32207
Ph. 904.396.4846
www.familyfoundations.org


Jacksonville Urban League
903 W Union St
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Ph. 904.356.8336


Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA)
5800 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, Florida 32207
Ph. 904.306.9272
www.naca.com


Wealth Watchers, Inc.
1225 W Beaver Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Ph. 904.380.4292
www.wealthwatchersfl.com


Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc.
126 W Adams Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32209
Ph. 904.356.8371
www.jaxlegalaid.org