Family Community Resources

Family Community Resources

LeeCares

Lee County Government is investing $57.5 million in Human & Business Services to provide immediate assistance for individuals, families and businesses. Funds are available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act federal stimulus package.

Learn more about LeeCares

Electricity

  • FPL and LCEC are not currently cutting power to those affected by COVID19. If you cannot currently pay your bill, please contact your company for information/assistance.
  • If your power was cut-off prior to COVID-19 closures, your power will not be restored until you pay your bill. Please contact UnitedWay211 or (239) 433-3900

Internet

  • Comcast Xfinity is offering free community wifi hotspot access - find a hotspot, agree to their terms of service and connect
  • Internet Essentials by Comcast or call (855) 846-8376 to enroll in home internet for $9.95/month. Register by April 30th and the first two months are free.

Employment

Mental Health

  • Center for Progress and Excellence (CPE) Mobile Crisis Unit is still receiving calls and responding to emergencies. (844) 395-4432 if you have concerns for suicidal ideation
  • SalusCare (239) 275-3222 for information regarding appointments and services offered.
  • Disaster distress hotline- Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
  • For more resources visit our website

Shelters

  • ACT (Abuse, Counseling and Treatment) - for women and families escaping domestic violence (239) 939-3112
  • United Way dial 211
  • Need shelter or housing? If you are homeless and currently living in your car, street or a place not meant for human living, please call 239-533-7900 and press 1-3-5 (English) or 2-5-3 (Spanish) (Lee County Dept of Human Services)

Need more referrals?

  • Contact your school social worker by contacting your child’s school and request a social work call back

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Emergency Food Assistance

School District of Lee County's Grab and Go Meal Site Information

East Zone
  • Lehigh Community Services -By appointment only
    201 Plaza Drive, Lehigh Acres
    (239) 369-5818
  • Community Cooperative Mobile Pantry Site - Bring photo ID
  • Harry Chapin Mobile Food Pantry - Bring photo ID
  • Church of the Nazarene- Every Wednesday 5 p.m. -6 p.m. Drive thru prepared meal
    210 Lee Blvd, Lehigh Acres 33936
  • New Life Church- Every Tuesday and Thursday 11 a.m. -12 p.m.
    5146 Leonard Blvd S, Lehigh Acres 33973
South Zone
West Zone
  • All Souls Episcopal Church Food Pantry
    Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m. (drive thru)
    14640 N Cleveland Ave, North Fort Myers 33903
    (239) 997-7685
  • Cape Coral Community Vineyard Church
    Thursday from 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (enter from behind building)
    923 E 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33914
  • Harry Chapin Mobile Food Pantry - Bring photo ID
  • Community Cooperative Mobile Pantry Site - Bring photo ID
  • We Care Outreach/White Cross Church Free Meals
    Thursday and Friday at 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 9 a.m.
    247 Pine Island 
    Road, North Fort Myers