Help & Assistance Programs

Resources & Referrals for Jupiter Residents

Sometimes we all need a little help. If you or someone you know would like assistance with finances, homeownership, social services, or even home repair, Neighborhood Services can refer you to the right agencies, and walk you through the process of getting the help you need. Some helpful resources are listed below, or contact Neighborhood Services at 561-741-2278.

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Contact Information
Info and How to Access
Jupiter Food Pantry Jupiter
Website Brian Rowe, Pantry Coordinator, CROS Ministries, (561) 233-9009 or El Sol Jupiter Neighborhood Resource Center, (561) 745-9860
Jupiter Food Pantry is open every Tuesday and Friday from 2:00-4:00 pm to the food pantry should bring identification for each person receiving food.
Food Pantry-
St. Peter Catholic Church
St. Peter Catholic Church Website Carol Licata at (561) 277-8184 or (561) 575-0837, St. Peter Catholic Church, 1701 Indian Creek Parkway, Jupiter, FL 33458 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 8:30-9:30am. Distribution of non-perishable food to the needy.
Medicaid, Food Stamps, Cash Assistance Department of Children and Families (DCF) Website myACCESS Florida Customer Service 1(866) 762-2237                         Agents available
       8am to 5pm Mon-Fri
      Call for appointment. 

DCF can assist qualified residents with Food Stamps, Medicaid, and Cash Assistance.                                 Call for appointment.
*Look up local community partner agencies that help DCF provide access to public assistance services here
SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) Area Agency on Aging - Palm Beach County Website For the site nearest you, call 1-800-963-5337 SHINE is a program offered by the Florida Dept.of Elder Affairs at no cost to you to assist you with your Medicare, Medicaid and Health Insurance issues.
Deaf and Hearing Resources Audiology with a Heart, Inc. Website For appointment, call (561) 366-7219. A representative is at the Jupiter Community Center the last Tuesday of each month from 10am-2pm. Receive an amplified or specialized telephone at no cost. Call for an appointment.
Health Care Services My Clinic Jupiter Website For adult-only primary medical care; located at 411 W. Indiantown Road, Jupiter, FL 33458. For appointments, call (561) 203-7511.  The clinic is for adult-only primary non-emergency medical care. Open most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
Home Energy Assistance
PBC Community Action Program Website Community Action Program, 6515 Indiantown Road, Jupiter (561) 694-5471 Assistance to help pay FPL utility bill (must have received shut off notice or bill is delinquent, and income qualify).
Federal Mortgage Assistance Program Florida Hardest Hit Help
Website Program designed to aid families hit hard by the economic and housing market.
Homeownership Services Housing Partnership, Inc. Website Housing Division 2001 Blue Heron Blvd., Riviera Beach, FL 33404. (561) 841-3500 Housing Partnership offers everything a family needs to know to buy a home (home buying process, mortgage lending, first time home buyer programs, etc.)
Services for Seniors Residents Palm Beach County Division of Senior Services Website PBC Division of Senior Services, 810 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. (561) 355-4746 Services for seniors.
Summer BreakSpot - Summer Meal Service for Kids  USDA  Website  Click here to find the site nearest you. Summer BreakSpot provides free nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 and under during summer break at over 3,500 supervised locations in Florida. 

Drowning Prevention Information/Education
Drowning Prevention Coalition (DPC) of Palm Beach County Website
Anna Stewart, Coalition Manager (561) 616-7068
Safety education to help reduce accidental drownings in Palm Beach County.
Social Service/Crisis Referrals for Palm Beach County Residents 211 of Palm Beach/Treasure Coast Website 211 211 provides free & confidential information, assessment, referral, crisis intervention, supportive counseling, suicide intervention, via telephone 24 hours a day/365 days a year.
Free Therapeutic Services to Families with Children Palm Beach County Youth Services Bureau Website North County Youth Services Bureau (561) 625-2530 Free family, individual and group therapy for families with children up to age 17. Residential treatment. Parenting classes.
Free Legal Service Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County Website (561) 655-8944, 423 Fern Street, Suite 200, West Palm Beach 33401 Provides free civil legal services to the disadvantaged, disabled, elderly or children.
Free Annual Credit Report Annual Credit Report Website is the official site to help consumers to obtain their free credit report. This central site allows you to request a free credit file disclosure (credit report), once every 12 months from each of the nationwide consumer credit reporting companies: Equifax, Experian and TransUnion.
Transportation for Seniors and persons with disabilities Palm Tran Connection Website Call to reserve transportation. (561) 649-9838 or (877) 870-9849 A door-to-door public transportation for seniors and persons with disabilities.