Community Resources

Clothing & Food Assistance

Downtown Ecumenical Services Council
​ 215 N. Ocean St. Jacksonville, FL
​ (904) 358-7955


Jacksonville Transportation Authority (Bus Schedules)
Phone: 904.630.3100


Free Medicine Assistance
Phone: 573.996.3333
Health Center

Financial Assistance

United Way 211
Phone: 904.632.0600
Toll-Free Phone: 866.318.0211


Shands Hospital (Clinic Card)
Phone: 904-244-0411

Duval County Health Department
Phone: 904-253-1000

Sulzbacher Center
Phone: 904.359.0457

Volunteers In Medicine
Phone: 904.399.2766

Vocational Rehabilitation
Phone: 904.348.2770


Florida Department of Children & Families

Salvation Army
Phone: 904.356.8641

Downtown Ecumenical Council
Phone: 904.358.7955

Re-Entry Services

JREC – Jacksonville Reentry Center
1024 Superior Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32254
Phone: 904.301.2400 Fax: 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
Phone: 904-517-5012 Fax:904.321.5668
Re-entry services to those retuning to Nassau, Baker & Duval counties only; Targets HIV+ inmates

Florida Resources for Ex-Offenders

Additional Resources for the homeless, poverty stricken, and just-released ex-offenders


Goodwill of North Florida Job Junction
333 East Monroe Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
Phone: 904.354.9180

Employment; Resources WorkSource
215 N Market Street, Suite 340
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
Phone: 904.798.9229

Employment; Resources; TANF/FEST Benefits; Ready4Work Intake Specialists
Jacksonville Urban League
903 W Union Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Phone: 904.356.8336 Fax: 904.356.8369
(current local job listing websites, register with sites for email updates)


IM Sulzbacher Center
Telephone: 904.394.8060

Duval County Public Health Department
Phone: 904.253.1210

Substance Abuse

Gateway Assessment
Phone: 1-877-389-9966

River Region
Phone: 904.899.6300

Addiction Center
121 S. Orange Ave, Suite 1450, Orlando, FL 32801
Addiction Center
Single source of relatable, reliable information at any stage of your recovery
Start Your Recovery

NA/AA (schedule of meetings)


City Rescue Mission
426 S. McDuff Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32254
Phone: 904-387-4357


City House-Sober Living
1704 N. Pearl St.
Jacksonville, FL 32206

Salvation Army
Phone: 904.301.4800

Trinity Mission
Phone: 904.355.1205

Clara White Mission (Men & Vets Only)
613 West Ashley Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
Phone: 904.354.4162

IM Sulzbacher Center
Phone: 904.359.0457

Cell Phones


Find out what you can do to help ->

We believe
Second Chances

Get Started