Support Services

Listing of resources for persons experiencing homelessness and other hard times in Downtown Orlando. 

Support Services


Christian Service Center, Daily Bread
    808 West Central Blvd.
    Orlando, FL 32805
    Mon.-Fri. Free Lunch at 12PM
    Sat. Limited Breakfast at 9AM
    Sun. Free Lunch at 11AM

 Coalition for the Homeless
    18 N. Terry Ave.
    Orlando, FL 32801
    Each Evening Dinner from 6:30-7PM

 The Salvation Army
    624 Lexington Ave.
    Orlando, FL 32804
    Mon.-Fri. 3:30PM

Food Pantries

Christian Service Center, Family and Emergency Services
    808 West Central Blvd.
    Orlando, FL 32805
    Mon.-Fri. 9AM-4PM
    Closed for lunch 12:30-1:30

Salvation Army Drive-Thru Food Distribution
    No Walk Ups. No Bicycles.
    440 W. Colonial Dr. 
    Orlando, FL 32804
    Tue. 1-3PM

Temporary Shelters

 Coalition for the Homeless, Intake Center
    18 N. Terry Ave.
    Orlando, FL 32801
Orlando Union Rescue Mission Men’s Home
    3300 W. Colonial Dr. 
    Orlando, FL 32808
Orlando Union Rescue Mission Family Home 
    1525 W. Washington St.
    Orlando, FL 32805
 Central Care Mission (Men’s Shelter)    
    4027 Lenox Blvd. 
    Orlando, FL 32811
 Salvation Army- Men’s Shelter
    624 Lexington Ave.
    Orlando, FL 32804
    407.423.8581 Ext 26480
Salvation Army- Women’s & Children’s Shelter
    400 West Colonial Dr. 
    Orlando, FL 32804
    407.423.8581 Ext 26480
Harbor House of Central Florida (Domestic Abuse Shelter)
Covenant House (Ages 18-24)
    5931 E. Colonial Dr. 
    Orlando, FL 32801
Zebra Coalition (LGBT+, Ages 13-24)
    911 N. Mills Ave. 
    Orlando, FL 32803


    425 N. Magnolia Ave.
    Orlando, FL 32801

IDignity provides free assistance in obtaining Florida ID Cards, licenses, birth certificates, Social Security cards and other documents needed to obtain an ID/license. Services are by appointment only. 

Important Numbers

☐    Emergency --- 911
☐    24/7 Information and Support ---- 211
☐    Orlando Police Department (Non-Emergency) ---- 321.235.5300
Healthcare and Counseling
☐   Homeless Services Network of Central Florida ----- 407.893.0133
☐   Aspire Health Partners------407.835.3700
☐   Aspire Health Partners: Addiction Receiving Facility---- 407.875.3700 Ext. 4350
☐  Open Homes Fellowship-----407.382.7962
☐  Central Florida Men’s Center-----855.934.4673
☐  Pathways Drop-In Center-----407.843.5530
☐  Orange County Social Services: Mental Health & Homeless Division----407.836.7608
☐  Health Care Center for the Homeless-----407.428.5751
☐  Florida Department of Health: Central Health Center------407.858.1430
☐  Planned Parenthood of East Orlando-----407.246.1788
☐  Florida Child Abuse Hotline------800.962.2873
☐  Florida Domestic Violence Hotline------800.500.1119
☐  Victim Service Center of Central Florida-----407.500.4325
Veterans Services
☐  National Call Center for Homeless Veterans-----800.424.3838
☐  Veterans Service Office-----407.836.8990
☐  VA Domiciliary------407.631.7128
☐  VA Medical Center (Lake Nona)-----407.631.1000
☐  VA Medical Center (Lake Baldwin)-----407.646.5500
☐  Orlando Vet Center----407.857.2800
☐  Veterans Crisis Line-----800.273.8255 Press 1/ or Text 838255
General Assistance & Case Management
☐  HOPE Team (Homeless Outreach Partnership Effort)-----407.757.2914
☐  The LGBT+ Center of Orlando-----407.228.8272
☐  The Zebra Coalition (LGBT+)-----407.228.1446
☐  United Against Poverty-----407.650.0774
☐  Compassion Corner Ministries-----407.488.1919
☐  Christian Service Center-----407.425.2523
☐  Legal Aid Society of the Orange County Bar Association----- 407.841.8310
☐  The Right Service at the Right Time
☐  Social Worker @ The Library----
Employment Assistance
☐   BLUEPRINT Employment Program-----407.246.4490
☐   CareerSource of Central Florida------407.531.1222
☐   Orlando Goodwill Job Connection Center------407.872.0770
☐   LYNX---------407.841.5969
☐   Orange County Library System------407.835.7323

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Payphones & Charging

Southeast Payphone /LYNX Central Station 
     445 Garland Ave.
     Orlando, FL 32801

SALT Charging Station

(New! 10/2021)

     Please call for more information 



Showers & Laundry

Coalition for the Homeless, Showers, Laundry and Mail 
    18 N. Terry Ave
    Orlando, FL 32801
    Men: Mon.-Fri. 9AM-12PM
    Women & Families: Mon.-Fri.1-4PM

SALT Shower & Laundry Trailer

     Please call for information



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Please note, many of these resources are non-profits and may not be able to staff their phone lines at all times. Be prepared to leave a message with call back information.