agency in the area. CCCS serves a population of over half a million people in Brevard and Indian River Counties. In 2000, the agency provided over 80,000 hours of service to its targeted community, working with Federal, State and Local organizations to meet the housing and other social needs of these families and individuals.
Tallahassee Urban League, Inc. Tallahassee, Florida 32303 $7,812 The Tallahassee Urban League, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization established in Tallahassee in 1969 to serve the needs of minorities and low-income citizens. The agency has operated a Comprehensive Housing Counseling Program and has been a HUD Certified Counseling Agency since 1978. It has assisted more than 20,000 clients since that time. Tallahassee Urban League serves Leon County and the surrounding counties of Gadsden, Jefferson, Madison and some parts of South Georgia.
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of The Florida Gulf Coast, Incorporated Tampa, FL $26,146 CCCS of the Florida Gulf Coast was formed over 25 years ago as a nonprofit organization to provide financial counseling and education. CCCS has 16 offices located throughout its five- county service area. It is committed to providing the best professional consumer credit education, confidential financial counseling and debt reduction programs to all segments of those communities.
The Agriculture and Labor Program, Inc. Winter Haven, FL $3,535 The Agriculture and Labor Program, Inc. is a private, nonprofit, community-based organization chartered by the State of Florida to provide assistance to low-income families and individuals throughout the state. The agency has offices located in Polk and St. Lucie Counties. Services offered include pre and post-purchase housing counseling, homebuyer education, mortgage delinquency and mortgage default counseling. In addition to housing counseling, the agency provides emergency services to farm workers, utility support for low income and senior citizen households, affordable housing, employment training and numerous other services.
Housing and Neighborhood Development Services of Central Florida, Inc. (HANDS) Winter Park, FL $20,034 Housing and Neighborhood Development Services of Central Florida, Inc. is a private nonprofit affordable housing agency incorporated in July l989. HANDS serves the Florida Counties of Orlando, Orange, Osceola and Seminole. The organization has provided comprehensive housing counseling and information and referral services to over 48,000 families since it’s inception.