Address:27 6th StApalachicola, FL 32320Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away )
Services: Catholic Charities of NW FL works through St Patrick's Church to provide social outreach in Franklin County When donations are available, help is given to low income and needy families for electric and water bills and affordable prescriptions for persons who have no insurance or are under-insured. Information and referrals to other human service agencies is also provided.
Hours: Varies, 10am-3pm, M-F most of the time.
Address:408 Garrison AvePort St Joe, FL 32456Map & Directions
Services: Emergency Services Program helps eligible households with their electricity bills. It also provides for gas and propane bills in the winter months (October 1 - March 31).Other services, such as rent, provided when funds are available.
Hours: Wed 9:00am - 4:00pm
Eligibility: Depends on income and the number of people in the household
Documents To Bring: Valid Photo ID for everyone in home age 18 and older, most recent income for everyone in household, SSN for all in household, birth certificates for children in home age 18 and under, lease or mortgage, most recent utility bill, HUD Letter, Food Stamp letter, child support letter
Address:401 Peters StPort St Joe, FL 32456Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance with utility payments: gas, electric, or water once every 6 months. No deposits, no prior billing.
Hours: Mon - Fri 8:30 - 4:00pm (Lunch 12:00Noon - 1:00pm
Eligibility: Not income based.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID, social security card for applicant and every member of household, and the utility bill.
Address:12413 NW Soloman StBristol, FL 32321Map & Directions
Services: *Coalition of about ten churches, provides the following assistance to local residents:
1) Friendship House on Hwy 12 offers clothing on Tu, 9am-Noon, (first ten items are free, $.10-$.25 per item thereafter; 2) up to $100 assistance once per year to pay utility bill or heating fuel after qualifying; 3) food vouchers for $20 for local Piggly Wiggly grocery store
*Apply at 1st Pentacostal Church for utility, heating fuel, or food voucher assistance, 9:30 am-1:30pm, M-Th
Hours: See Notes
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Address:432 Magnolia AvePanama City, FL 32401Map & Directions
Services: Provides individual assistance for HIV plan of care, yearly progress assessments, housing (mortgage/rent assistance), utility (deposit), and transitional housing when case managed.Ryan White Part B provider. Includes financial assistance for medical prescriptions
Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Eligibility: Ryan White part B participant, HIV positive, 400% of local poverty level
Documents To Bring: Proof of HIV status, proof of FL residency, income 400% of poverty, valid ID
Address:3128 E 11th StPanama City, FL 32401Map & Directions
Services: Catholic Charities assists with past due rent and past due utilities. Clients need to call in on Monday mornings at 8:30am for screening. Must be a resident of Bay County.
Hours: Mon 8:30am
Eligibility: Clients must have an emergency situation that can be resolved/alleviated with some financial assistance. Must provide documentation of emergency, and be able to prove that they can sustain their living situation after the assistance is given.
Documents To Bring: List given at initial screening if eligible.
Address:5610 Boat Race RdPanama City, FL 32404Map & Directions
Services: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church provides utility assistance for those in need. Limit of $50 per client on one utility bill. Client must wait 4 months before receiving assistance again. Limited funding.
Hours: 1st & 3rd Saturday 8:00am - 12:00Noon, 2nd & 4th Tues of month numbers are drawn starting at 3:45pm
Documents To Bring: Picture ID and utility bill
Address:901 US-98 BUSPanama City, FL 32401Map & Directions
Services: Family of God Baptist Church offers Utility Assistance for electric, gas or water up to $25 for one bill only.Walk in Tuesday from 9:30am - 11:30am.
Hours: Tues 9:30am - 11:30am
Documents To Bring: ID and utility bill
Address:1824 15th StPanama City, FL 32401Map & Directions
Services: The Salvation Army of Bay County provides utility assistance services to Bay, Holmes, Washington, Jackson Counties in Florida. Assistance usually occurs at the start of each month, dependent on funding. Dates change month to month. Please call for more information.For electric bill assistance, power must be through Gulf Power-cannot help clients who have Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative.Dates for utility assistance @ Salvation Army will change monthly. They must call 850-769-5259 to pre-qualify and set an appointment.
Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm (Office Hours)
Eligibility: Indigent or family needing assistance.
Address:1415 Airport RdPanama City, FL 32405Map & Directions
Services: Walk-in for services Thursdays 8:00am - 11:30am. Assistance for electric bills and water bills only. Must have a disconnect notice. The number of clients assisted depends on funding, usually around 7 clients, first come, first serve. (People sometimes start arriving as early as 6:30am. Please call before going to receive full list of necessary documents required.)
Hours: Thurs 8:00am - 11:30am (Must arrive no later than 10:30am)
Eligibility: Bay County residents. Must have a disconnect notice. May only receive assistance one time per year.
Documents To Bring: Utility bill statement, disconnect notice, photo ID, social security card. (Clients are encouraged to call before going for more extensive list of additional documents needed)