201 Plaza Dr., Ste. 3 info@lehighcommunityservices.com 239.369.5818

Area Agencies

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Abuse Counseling Treatment (ACT)
All services provided to victims of domestic violence and their children, survivors of sexual assault, dating violence, stalking and human trafficking free of charge.

Office: 239-939-2553

24 Hour hotline – 239-939-3112

Website: http://www.actabuse.com/


Alvin Dubin Alzheimer Support GroupALZ
Meets: 3rd Monday from 1:30pm-3:00pm at Lehigh Community Services. Provides an opportunity for caregivers to meet others who are facing similar challenges and to learn more about dementia and effective coping strategies.

Website: Alvin Dubin Alzheimer Resource Center

239-437-3007


Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida, Inc.AAOA

Provides a wide range of programs and services to older Americans who are 60+ years of age. Some of the services available are: Adult Day Care, Emergency Assistance Programs, Home Delivered and Congregate Meals, Homemaker Services, Legal Assistance and Personal Care.

Website: Area Agency on Aging

239-652-6900
Toll Free: 866-413-5337


Catholic CharitiesCath Charities

Here to promote self-sufficiency with a wide range of resources.

Brochure Click Here

239-334-4007

 


Florida Rural Legal ServicesLegal Services

Florida Rural Legal Services provides civil legal assistance to persons with limited income and assets. Migrant Farmworkers also served. FRLS DOES NOT handle criminal cases, traffic tickets or “fee generating” cases.

Florida Rural Legal services, Inc. is a non-profit law firm dedicated to providing quality legal advice, representation and education for low income people and communities.

Website: Florida Rural Legal Services

239-334-4554 or 800-476-8937


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Food Stamp/Medicaid applications may now be completed on-line

Website: Online Application

Assistance available at these Lehigh Acres locations

Lehigh United Way House/Lehigh Community Services
201 Plaza Dr. Suite 3
239-369-5818

Salvation Army
25 Homestead Road, Unit 42A
239-491-6071

Goodwill
1404 Lee Blvd.
239-771-1928


Goodwill Job Linkjob link

Goodwill’s Job-Link centers help people with employment, skills training, and family strengthening. Trained employment consultants can assist with resume preparation, interviewing skills, and access to online employment opportunities.

1404 Lee Blvd.
239-771-1928

Website: Job link


Lee County Human ServicesLee County

Family Self-Sufficiency has a variety of funding sources that can help to prevent eviction, past due mortgage and utility disconnection. If a household has a financial crisis (unexpected loss of income or unforeseen expense), they can visit our Intake Department 8:00 to Noon, Monday through Friday. They can also call for a preliminary telephone screening. One of our Intake staff will return the call within 24 hours.

239-533-7900

Website: Human Services


Meals on WheelsCC

Meals on Wheels has been in existence in Lee County since 1971 and delivers more than food to the homebound hungry. Regular visits from our team of over 300 volunteer drivers ensure that our clients have daily contact with the outside world. For a few hours per week, Meals on Wheels volunteers make a world of difference in our community.

The Meals on Wheels Home Delivered Meal Program delivers one hot, nutritious and well-balanced meal a day five days a week, including extras for the weekend, to Lee County residents who are elderly, ill or disabled and are unable to shop or prepare their own food. This service, delivered to over 800 individuals throughout a year by a team of over 300 volunteer drivers, provides daily nutrition and contact for homebound residents regardless of their ability to pay, thus preserving health, independence and preventing isolation of our customers while being cost effective for our community.

239-332-7687

Website: Meals on Wheels


The Salvation Armysalvation
Lehigh Acres Service Center

Services: Florida Power & Light assistance (requirements apply), emergency food (on a limited basis), referral to other agencies, crisis management

25 Homestead Road, Unit 42A
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
239-491-6071

Website: Salvation Army


United Way 211UW Lee 2

211 is a United Way program that provides free information and referral to human/social service agencies within Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties. Clients can call and receive information and referrals appropriate to their needs.

211-land line phone
239-433-3900