Mission: To assist the citizens of St. Lucie County toward self-sufficiency in a dignified and cost-effective manner.
Overview: Human Services provides various programs, services, and resources to eligible residents of St. Lucie County. The goal of these programs is to help residents with attaining the skills, knowledge, and motivation necessary to become financially independent and self-sufficient.
Human Services Programs
Our Human Services programs include:
- Comprehensive Case Management
- Second Chance Education Assistance
- GED Assistance
- Obtaining ID & Birth Certificates
- Child Care Assistance
- Benefits Enrollment
- Information and Referrals
- Family Self-Sufficiency Program
- Financial Planning
- Public Computers
- And more . . .
Other Services include:
- Indigent cremations for unclaimed bodies
- Health Care Responsibility Act (HCRA)
Services are offered when funds are available.
Only a caseworker can determine a household’s eligibility for services. Eligibility for assistance through Human Services is based on program and/or county requirements that include proof of residency and total household income.
The Treasure Coast Community Action Agency is an advisory board that oversees the Community Services Block Grant and is committed to building self-sufficient individuals and families by providing services in response to challenges of diverse communities.
A community needs assessment identifies the strengths and resources available in the community to meet the needs of children, youth, and families. The assessment focuses on the capabilities of the community, including its citizens, agencies, and organizations. It helps to provide a framework for developing and identifying services and solutions to build a better community. To complete a survey please click the link below.
Emergency Support Function 15 (Volunteers and Donations)
The purpose of the Emergency Support Function is to provide a central point for the coordination of information and activities of voluntary agencies, faith-based and community organizations, and private industry responding in times of disaster as well as the effective utilization of spontaneous volunteers and donated goods.
Hours and Location:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
437 North 7th Street
Ft. Pierce, FL 34950