After receiving news that her home was going to be condemned, Michelle and her family had to seek a new home. With the expense of the move and cost of deposit she had to make the decision to reach assistance or face homelessness. Catholic Charities Jacksonville received a referral from United Way 2-1-1 and was able to support Michelle and her young children find a new home.
The community joined together to help and support her family, she safe at home. Community partners in action together helps to maximize the impact for those who need it the most.
For requests for emergency financial assistance, please call the United Way by dialing 211 (or (904-632-0600) or you can try their new SMS texting capability by texting “Hello” to 211904, to be referred to Catholic Charities Jacksonville or to another United Way partner agency. Additional information about various community resources is also available at https://unitedwaynefl.org/