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  • Community Resources

    Need help with more than just your electric bill? There are other community resources available for seniors, low-income customers, and those in crisis situations. Select your area of interest below to view a list of resources and quick links.

    Help for Seniors

     

     

    Help for Low-Income Households

     

    Local, State and Federal Info

    • The Salvation Army – Offers services throughout Florida for food distribution, disaster relief, rehabilitation centers, children’s programs and more.
    • Florida Relay Service 711 – Communication link for people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, blind, or speech-impaired who use specialized telephone equipment (TTY-TDD).
    • Donate Life Florida – Sign up online and possibly save up to eight lives and enhance many more by joining Florida’s organ, tissue and eye donor registry
    • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance – The VITA program offers free tax help for low- to moderate-income Floridians who need help in preparing their own tax returns
    • Lee County Neighborhood Stabilization Program – Offers home ownership assistance to help lower mortgage payments and rehabilitate older homes
    • Florida Health Finder – Provides an easy, online tool to search for Florida health care facilities
    • Social Security Administration – Helps explain how to apply for benefits, replace a Medicare card and locate a local office
    • 2-1-1 Helpline – Call or click for your local 2-1-1 helpline for information and assistance for which you may be eligible