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Charity Work

Our services include a Cold Night Shelter for those who require immediate shelter on a cold night, a Day Drop-In Center for those who need somewhere to go during the day and a list of local homeless shelters and resources. If you or someone you know needs help, reach out to us today.

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Cold Night Shelter

Day Drop-In Center

Community Resources

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Cold Night Shelter

Cold Night Shelter

We believe that everyone deserves a warm and safe place to sleep at night. That is why we help to provide emergency shelter during freezing temperatures.
The shelter, located at MLK Rec Center, is equipped with cots provided by the Florida Department of Health, and volunteers, including local restaurants that help provide meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Join us in providing comfort to our homeless community.

  • Available When Temps Drop Below 42 Degrees

  • Funded Through Donations

  • Local Restaurants include: Firehouse Subs, Ritz Carlton, 4th Street Deli, Mezcal Spirit of Oaxaca, Lakeside Assisted Living, and more!

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Cold Night Shelter
Drop-In Center

Day Drop-In Center

The Day Drop-in Center provides a safe, compassionate and supportive environment in which people who are experiencing homelessness, or at risk of homelessness, are welcome and where they will be able to access appropriate services and resources.

The Center is located at 1005 South 14th Street, Fernandina Beach, FL and is open six days a week from 9am – 11am. Space for the center is courtesy of The Fernandina Beach Church of Christ.

Some of the services offered include: 


  • Respite from the Heat and Cold

  • A Hot Shower

  • Laundry Services

  • Snacks and Beverage

  • Light Breakfast and Lunch

  • Mailing Address for Job Applications

  • Benefits Assistance (or referrals to other agencies)

The Barnabas Center

1303 Jasmine St, Suite 101 Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

food, clothing, rent and utility assistance, budgeting, medical and dental services

Day Drop In Center

1005 S 14th St Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

breakfast and lunch, laundry, mail pickup, assistance applying for benefits

The Families In Transition (FIT) Program

86207 Felmor Rd Yulee, FL 32097

clothing closet, transportation assistance, school supplies and fees

Florida Psychological Associates

1903 Island Walkway Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

mental health services

The Journey Church

95707 Amelia Concourse Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

food bank

Nassau Alcohol Crime and Drug Abatement Coalition (NACDAC)

474311 E State Road 200 Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
24 hour hotline: 904-225-9979
Admin office: 904-491-6364

substance abuse and mental health services

Gracie’s Kitchen (A former ministry of the Coalition for the Homeless)

6 Koen Lane Yulee, FL 32097

(located in the back of the old Yulee Middle School, on the corner of US 17 and Pages Dairy Rd) hot meals

Northeast Florida Community Action Agency

1303 Jasmine St, Suite 100 Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

rent and utility assistance, weatherization assistance, family self sufficiency program

Career Source

96042 Lofton Sq Court Yulee, FL 32097

job searching, resume writing, interview skills

Episcopal Children’s Services

96042 Lofton Square Court (inside Career Source) Yulee, FL 32097
904-432-0009 ext 2626

childcare assistance, VPK

Family Support Services of Northeast Florida

96016 Lofton Sq Court Yulee, FL 32097

foster care, clothing closet, transportation assistance, school supplies and fees

Starting Point Behavioral Health

463142 E State Road 200 Yulee, FL 32097

Fernandina Beach Treatment Center
1541 S. 14th Street, Fernandina Beach, FL, 32034

mental health and substance abuse services

Micah’s Place

474311 E State Road 200 Fernandina Beach, FL 3203424 hour hotline: 904-225-9979
Admin office: 904-491-6364

services for domestic violence survivors – shelter, advocacy, counseling, support groups, financial and legal assistance

Nassau County Council on Aging

1901 Island Walkway Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

senior centers, adult day care, in home health care, transportation assistance, mobile food program

Nassau County Health Department

1620 Nectarine Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Fernandina Beach Clinic
1620 Nectarine St Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Yulee Clinic
86014 Pages Dairy Rd Yulee, FL 32097

Callahan Clinic
45377 Mickler St Callahan, FL 32011


The Salvation Army Hope House

410 S 9th St Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

food bank, clothes closet, hot meals, financial assistance, emergency travel fund

Community Resources
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