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Find Community Support and places to Donate or Volunteer in Lakeland + Polk County

If you find yourself in a financial crisis or family crisis, there are support systems in place in our community. It is ok to need help. These community organizations exist to help people in a time of need.

Or perhaps you are looking for a way to help others in the community and want to find a place to donate items or volunteer your time.

The organizations providing service are often the same organizations in need of volunteers and donations. Below you’ll find a list of places offering and accepting community assistance in the Lakeland area and Polk County, Florida.

Keep in mind this is not a comprehensive list of all resources. Many of our local assistance programs are specific to an individual’s situation, and our goal is to help point you in the right direction.

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