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The Continuum of Care (CoC) Program is designed to promote communitywide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness; provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, and State and local governments to quickly rehouse homeless individuals and families while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused to homeless individuals, families, and communities by homelessness; promote access to and effect utilization of mainstream programs by homeless individuals and families; and optimize self-sufficiency among individuals and families experiencing homelessness.



The Ocala/Marion Continuum of Care will facilitate ending homelessness resulting in sustainable, safe and habitable homes for all persons.



Make homeslessness rare, brief and non-recurring.


OUR CONTINUMM OF CARE comprised of service providers, local government, faith-based organizations, non-profit organizations, businesses and housing assistance 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.

Join Us on the 4th Tuesday of each Month @ 11:30.

@ the ELC - 2300 SW 17th Rd., Ocala, FL 34471

108 N. Magnolia Ave. Suite 202
Ocala, FL 34475

Where the Ocala most vulnerable sleep

For Service Referrals call from any telephone

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Documents & Forms
U.S. Interagency Council
on Homeless

BoG Meeting Minutes

Apply for food stamps

additional resource links

HUD Regulations

CoC Community Partner Meeting Minutes

Hotline for sexual assaults & domestic violence

(352) 622-8495

Equal Access in Accordance with an Individual’s Gender Identity in Community Planning and Development Programs.

Please read the attached message from HUD for details on this important milestone in HUD’s efforts to ensure equal access for all persons in our programs.


Ocala, FL
Marion County

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Attention All Housing Providers

 We are in need of one, two, and three bedrooms affordable units. If you know of any available housing, please contact the Marion County Homeless Council, Karen Hill at or you may email Ann Palmer at with your contact information.

The CoC Board of Governors serves as the HUD recognized

decision making body. (24 CFR 578.5(a)).

Our members are representatives of relevant organizations that are organized to plan for and provide,  a system of outreach, engagement and assessment, and prevention strategies to address the various needs of homeless or at risk of homelessness residents of Marion County.

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