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HOUSING / HOMELESS YOUTH

 

Camelot Community Care, Inc.

727-593-0003

www.camelotcommunitycare.org/programs

  • Camelot Community Care provides behavioral health and child welfare services that are community based, focusing on helping the child in their home, school and the community.

  • Camelot's Independent Living program is responsible for the coordination and implementation of Independent Living Services to teens and young adults as they transition from the foster care system to living independently by assisting them with their educational, housing, and employment needs.

 

Clothes to Kids

813-616-6430

Email: inspire@clothestokids.org

clothestokids.org

  • Provides new and quality used clothing to low-income or in crisis school-age children, free of charge.

 

Homeless Youth Handbook

Email: homelessyouthhandbooks@bakermckenzie.com

www.homelessyouth.org/us/florida

  • A guide for homeless youth with information about your rights, responsibilities, and resources in every major aspect of your life. Each Handbook is created based upon State specific law.

 

Peace Outreach Resource Center

813-512-6312

Mondays and Fridays, 2:30-5:30pm

Porc-tampa.org

  • A faith-based youth drop-in center that provides a safe, non-judgmental space for disadvantaged youth ages 16-24 experiencing homelessness.

Safe Place Hotline

www.nationalsafeplace.org/find-a-safe-place

  • Text 4HELP (44357) the word “safe” with current location to receive information on the closest Safe Place site. 

  • A young person can go to one of the locations if they are in a crisis or need a place to stay.

Starting Right, Now

813-868-1995

www.startingrightnow.org

  • Ends homelessness for youth through one-on-one mentoring, providing a stable home, obtaining employment, teaching financial literacy, life skills and promoting educational achievement.

  • Starting Right, Now is a “by referral only” organization. Please contact your School Social Worker or Administrator to determine if you meet our eligibility requirements. A student must be in high school to be referred.

 

Tampa Hillsborough Homeless Initiative

unity.bowmansystems.com

unity.bowmansystems.com/index.php/youth (Youth Services)

  • Homeless assistance and other resources provided by community partner agencies within the Tampa/Hillsborough County Continuum of Care.

  • Website offers specific resources tailored to youth ages 16 to 24 who are not accompanied by a parent or guardian.