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.
Below you’ll find a list of places offering and accepting community assistance in the Lakeland area and Polk County, Florida, including places you can volunteer your time or donate items.
For a full list of community resources including articles on Food Banks, Donation Locations, and Foster Care, visit our Community Resources Guide.
- Child Care Assistance
- Divorce Care Groups
- Domestic Violence
- Donation Locations
- Elderly Services
- Financial Stability
- Food Banks + Food Resources
- Free Tax Prep
- Grief Care Groups
- Housing Assistance
- Low-Cost Health Care + Dental Care
- Mental Health + Crisis Resources
- Supplies + Financial Aid
- Volunteer Opportunities Available
- Youth Services
HELPFUL TIP: Use the filter button (3 horizontal lines) to narrow down the list by city and/or category. All city filters are a general geographic area, check each listing address for a specific location. Use the map at the bottom to find Community Resources Near You.
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