Social Work And Community Projects

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 Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministries (BEAM) 

 

BEAM is a community based organization serving low income residents in Jacksonville’s beaches communities and relying heavily on community support to assist our neighbors in time of need.  We envision a future in which no beaches resident goes hungry or is haunted by the fear of eviction.



 Beaches Habitat for Humanity 

 

Beaches Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry dedicated to eliminating substandard housing in the Jacksonville Beaches

 

 

Catholic Charities

 

The mission of Catholic Charities is to provide services to anyone in need, regardless of race or religion; to advocate justice, human dignity and quality of life; and to call all people to join in these efforts; thereby reflecting the compassion of God in Christ.

 

 

City Rescue Mission 

  

City Rescue Mission, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) corporation that provides food, clothing, shelter, emergency services and residential recovery programs to homeless men, women, and women with children.

   

 

Clara White Mission

  

The Clara White mission is to prevent and reduce homelessness through advocacy, housing, job training, employment and working in partnership with the community.

 

 

Community Health Outreach

 

 Community Health Outreach is a non-profit community-based organization dedicated to providing accessible, free, and quality emergency Dental and Primary Medical care services at the Healing Hands Clinic. 

 

 

Dignity U Wear 

 

The Dignity U Wear goal is to distribute clothing in a way that maximizes the impact that clothing has on lives.

 

 

Downtown Ecumenical Services Council


Downtown Ecumenical Services Council – DESC – was founded in 1981 by churches in urban Jacksonville to provide emergency assistance to people in need.

 

 

Elder Source  

 

ElderSource serves as the focal point to which elders, adults with disabilities, caregivers, Northeast Florida seniors and the general public can receive information, referral, assistance and answers on all aging issues.

 

   

Empowerment Resources

 

Empowerment Resources Inc. (ERI) provides programming for children and their parents that builds personal resiliency through education, awareness, and hands-on discovery.

Family Promise of Jacksonville 

 Family Promise of Jacksonville is a non-profit, interfaith hospitality network providing temporary assistance, hospitality and case management for families with children experiencing homelessness. 

Family Support Services of North Florida

 

Through community-based care, FSS provides services and programs to help prevent child abuse and neglect, to promote a healthy family environment and to care for our community's children in foster care 

Feeding Northeast Florida

 

 

Feeding Northeast Florida (FNEFL) feeds local children & families, seniors and veterans that struggle to put food on the table.  We’re committed to providing a first-class volunteer experience that is not limited to traditional food banking. As we grow, we will rely on volunteers to play key roles in operations, distribution, fundraising and keeping us innovative.

 

 

 Gabriel House of Care 

 

 

Gabriel House of Care is an affordable extended-stay hospital hospitality house for caregivers and cancer and organ transplant patients receiving medical care away from home.

 

 

Goodwill

 

Goodwill® strives to enhance the dignity and quality of life of individuals and families by helping people reach their full potential through education, skills training and the power of work.

 

Guardian Ad Litem

 

The Guardian ad Litem Program’s sole mission is to advocate for the best interests of dependent children.

 

Habijax

 

HabiJax is considered to be one of the most successful Habitat for Humanity affiliates in the United States, having provided homeownership opportunities and other housing services to more than 1,900 families.  

 

HandsOn Jax 

 

We inspire, equip and mobilize volunteers to use their time, talent, money and voice to create change in their communities and in the world.

 

 

 Haven Hospice

 

 

Haven Hospice is a non-profit, community hospice providing the gold standard in hospice services and programs for over 35 years. These programs and services are all-encompassing and provide assistance with the physical, medical, emotional, and spiritual challenges associated with advanced illnesses.

 

 

Heartland Hospice

  

 Heartland Hospice provides care to patients wherever they call home: in the house they've lived in for years, a skilled nursing center, an assisted living facility or independent living facility.

  

Justice Coalition 

 

   

The Justice Coalition works hard to reach out to victims, the community, law enforcement, legislators, the faith-based organizations and local officials.

 

 Lutheran Social Services 

 

Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida is a faith-based social service ministry focused on improving the quality of life for people in need in the Jacksonville, FL, area.

 

Mission House

 

 

 Mission House was created, and is the only day facility to help meet the needs of the homeless adults at the beaches through compassion, faith and programs designed to provide assistance at an individual level.

 

 

Quigley House

 

 

Quigley House is a comprehensive Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Center serving the Clay County Area in Northeast Florida.

 

 

River Garden Nursing Home

 

 

River Garden Senior Services is a not-for-profit, mission-driven agency sponsored by the organized Jacksonville Jewish Community.

 

 

Ronald Mcdonald House

  

Since 1988 Ronald McDonald House Charities of Jacksonville has provided a “home away from home” for over 33,000 families who utilize Jacksonville’s hospitals and medical facilities for treatment of trauma, premature births, cancer, cardiac conditions and other specialty pediatric diagnoses. 

 

 

Rethreaded 

 

Rethreaded is a social entrepreneurship that is breaking the cycle of the sex trade by offering viable and creative work to those affected by the sex trade (i.e. human trafficking prostitution, drug addiction, and pornography and strip clubs).

 
  

Republican Party of Florida 

 

The Republican Party of Duval County believes that every American is endowed with the inherent rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

 

 

Sulzbacher Center

 

Sulzbacher Center is Northeast Florida’s largest provider of comprehensive services for homeless men, women and children

 

 

Vitas Healthcare Hospice


 The VITAS healthcare hospice care and palliative services provide comfort to patients and preserve dignity in the face of terminal illness.

 

 

Women's Center of Jacksonville 

 

 

Carefully designed to support and empower women, the programs and services offered by the Women's Center of Jacksonville focus on nurturing the mind, body and spirit.

 

 

 

World Relief Jacksonville

 

World Relief Jacksonville serves two vulnerable people groups in our city: Refugees and Victims of Human Trafficking, while also advocating for Comprehensive Immigration Reform.