Hardee Help Center offering cold weather help – APPLICATIONS OPEN (VOLUNTEERS NEEDED)

The Hardee Help Center is in need of volunteers for the cold weather shelter! To learn more and sign up, click here.

From the Hardee Help Center:

Cold weather help is available during cold weather to Hardee County residents, elderly, families with small children, residents vulnerable to cold weather exposure due to Hurricane Ian/Nicole damage, or chronically homeless persons facing the challenges of the bitter cold.

Cold weather is forecasted for next week, with temperatures forecasted below 40 degrees.

How a person can apply on their own:
– Apply during office hours, Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM at 713 East Bay Street in Wauchula.
– Call (863) 773-0034 for more information during these times.
– Call to ask about extended hours that may be activated during cold weather forecasts.

How a CONCERNED CITIZEN can notify HHC of their concern for an individual:
– Contact the HHC during normal business hours to provide the person’s name, phone number, and home address.

How a CONCERNED CITIZEN can report their concern for an individual after hours or on weekends:
– Call the Hardee County Sheriff’s Office at (863) 773-4144.

* Must be a Hardee County resident, some restrictions apply.

Hardee Help Center
A Christ-centered community service organization bringing hope & healing to Hardee County families in difficult seasons of life.
713 East Bay Street, Wauchula, FL 33873
(863) 773-0034

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