Below are a variety of helpful links to resources offered either within our department or within our community.
Resources for Residents
Rebuild Florida Now Available to Help Homeowners in Lee County Recover From Hurricane Irma
Rebuild Florida is a program of the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), created to help Florida recover from the devastating impacts of Hurricane Irma. The state of Florida is committed to helping homeowners affected by the storm by rebuilding or replacing damaged homes. Rebuild Florida will repair and rebuild damaged homes across the hardest-hit communities of our state, with priority funding for those low-income residents who are most vulnerable, including the elderly, those with disabilities and families with children aged five and younger.
If you believe you may be eligible for assistance, please visit RebuildFlorida.gov to register or call Rebuild Florida at 844-833-1010. You can also go to a Rebuild Florida center to receive help with registration.
Well and Water System Disinfection Procedures
This is an informational video from the Florida Department of Health in Lee County regarding the cleaning and the chlorination of well and water treatment systems.
The Florida Department of Health in Lee County highly recommends that you hire a certified professional for the chlorination of your well and water treatment system. The Florida Department of Health assumes no liability for the use of the information in this video or any losses therefrom.
Written instructions and information can be found below:
Water System Disinfection Procedure
Well Water Facts and Disinfection Information
The Coast2Coast Rx Card is a free prescription discount card giving clients access to savings on prescriptions, supplies and other health care. This program is provided by participating local governments across the United States, including Lee County.
United Way 211
United Way 211 is a free and confidential service that helps people in Lee County find the local resources they need.
Bob Janes Triage & Low Demand Shelter
The Bob Janes Triage Center & Low Demand Shelter is a place for individuals who are at risk for committing minor non-violent crimes, and suffer from a behavioral health crisis.
Lee County Community Resource Guide
This guide includes programs and services that parents and youth of Lee County can access directly, with a focus on social services.
|Direct Client Services Summary|
This document lists the direct services currently available to residents of Lee County.
Rental Housing Database
This free resource is available for local property providers and potential tenants to list as well as find available rental properties in Lee County.
|Affordable Housing Resources|
This page provides a listing of housing available for low-income residents of Lee County.
Resources for Organizations
Lee County Homeless Coalition
The Lee County Homeless Coalition is a non-profit organization established to plan, network, coordinate, and monitor the delivery of services to the homeless locally.
Ten Year Plan to End Homelessness
This document regards Lee County's plan to eradicate chronic homelessness and prevent future incidences of homelessness in the area.
Ten Year Plan to End Homelessness Database
An online database was created to capture the accomplishments related to the Ten Year Plan To End Homelessness in Lee County and to share this information publicly to prevent duplication of efforts, improve collaborations, and improve outcomes for people who are in need of services.