is comprised of local service providers, and is mandated to provide collaborative community leadership resulting in innovative solutions to reduce homelessness and maximize local mainstream resources to meet the needs of the homeless and persons at risk of homelessness.
A network of service agencies provide financial assistance through various prevention programs, housing programs and other direct services. Demogaphic and socio-economic profiles are often strong predictors of patterns of homelessness. The Ocala/Marion CoC will seek new and innovative approaches to provide for the sustainability and expansion of current facilities and the addition of new facilities to house the homeless and provide access to available services that include:
- Clothing Assistance
- Mental Health Counseling
- Substance Abuse Counseling
- Domestic Violence Support
- Youth Housing
- Food Stamp Applications
- Social Security Applications
- Mortgage Foreclosure Assistance
- Employment Services
- Budgeting Classes
- Child Care
- Emergency Food Assistance
- Emergency Housing Assistance
- Rent Deposit/Payment Assistance
- Utility Deposit/Payment Assistance
- Prescription Assistance
- Education Assistance
Homeless Management Info System
For Service Referrals call from any telephone
Log into your HMIS account.
The Official HUD Resource site.
Apply for Food Stamps.
The Official Grant Information Site.
The Official HUD PIT/HIC Reporting Site.