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CALL THE HOMELESS HELPLINE 954.563.HELP (4357)

If you are experiencing homelessness, you must call the Homeless Helpline 954.563.HELP (4357) (Broward County only) to coordinate a meeting with the Outreach Team (look for the white van and the police truck/car at the locations listed below). These assessment locations are for individuals experiencing homelessness only.
Families with children must be referred to and placed through the Homeless Helpline 954.563.HELP (4357).

THE TASKFORCE OUTREACH TEAM WHITE VANS CAN ALWAYS BE FOUND AT THESE CENTRAL LOCATIONS:

Sunday afternoon 1:00 pm 5th Avenue Church of God, 211 NW 5th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Monday afternoon 3:00 pm St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, 318 NW 6th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Tuesday afternoon 3:00 pm Vision of Hope, 1100 N Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Wednesday afternoon 3:00 pm Parking Lot NW Corner of NW 4th Avenue &  NW 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale
Thursday afternoon 3:00 pm Vision of Hope, 1100 N Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Friday morning 3:00 pm North Fork Park, 200 NW 18th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Saturday afternoon 1:00 pm North Fork Park, 200 NW 18th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale

At these locations TaskForce Outreach Workers conduct interviews, do street assessments and VI-SPDATs. Consumers can talk to Outreach Workers about access to shelter or referral/linkage to primary health care, behavioral health services, legal services or family reunification.


The Food, Shower and Outreach (FSO) 
Guide is a summary of locations in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood and Pompano where the homeless can get a meal, a shower or connect with an outreach worker who can provide information or referrals.  It is developed so everyone in the community has the opportunity to interact and make a difference in the life of someone every day.  Make copies, keep in your car and give out when you feel like making a difference. The FSO guide can be obtained by clicking the link below.

https://www.saintanthonyfl.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Food-Shower-Outreach-Guide4.pdf

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