Local Assistance

Other Shelters in Hernando County

The Dawn Center
(352) 799-0657

  • 24 hour crisis hotline for victims of domestic violence, rape and sexual assault
  • Safe shelter for victims and their children
  • Information and referrals
  • Counseling
  • In-house and community support groups
  • Outreach counseling
  • Food, clothing, personal hygiene & 911 cell phones (when available)

YFA New Beginnings Youth Shelter
(352) 797-7566

  • Shelter for Youth (ages 10-17)
  • Daily meals and safe lodging
  • Clothing/personal hygiene items
  • Individual & Family Counseling
  • Information and referrals

Links for Local Help

Other County Resources

Medical and Dental Services
Hernando County Health Department
(352) 754-4067
Employment Services – Career Central
(352) 200-3020
Mental Health / Substance Abuse Services
The Harbor Behavioral Health Institute
(352) 796-9496 [Brooksville]
(352) 688-0700 [Spring Hill]
Supportive Services
Mid-Florida Community Services
(352) 796-1425
Florida Department of Children and Families
(352) 754-6660
Hernando County Social Services
(352) 540-4338
Hernando County Sheriff’s Office
(352) 754-6830
City of Brooksville Police Department
(352) 754-6800
School Board of Hernando County Student Services
(352) 797-7008