Pinellas County Human Services has been creating solutions for a stronger community by serving those most in need since 1955. With a network of over 105 partner agencies and managing 190 plus contracts and grants, Human Services helps Pinellas County residents obtain access to medical care, emergency financial assistance, help connect to county judicial resources, optimize benefits for Veterans and Dependents, investigate consumer complaints, and help those who are experiencing homelessness.
- Affordable Care Act
- Assist with Adult Social Security Disability
Claims / En Español
- Burial / Cremation Program
- Consumer Protection
- Dental Services - emergency help for adults
- Emergency Financial Assistance / En Español
- Family Housing Assistance Program
- Hurricane Planning & Evacuation Information for Homeless Citizens / En Español
- Health Care for the Homeless Program
- Health Program - primary non-emergency healthcare
- Medical Home - a place to receive continuous care
- Justice Coordination
- Senior Connections - helping you connect with what is important to you
"Doing Things for You"
Drug Paraphernalia Dilemmau Protecting Our Children
In February of 2021, an Oldsmar resident watched a vehicle pull up to his home and the driver place a package in his mailbox. Once the vehicle left, the resident checked his mailbox and found the package was a delivery from a local smoke shop. The package contained vaping products, drug paraphernalia, and a receipt in the name of the manls 17-year-old daughter. The minor admitted to her father that she purchased the items from the smoke shopls website using her debit card. The father then filed a complaint with Pinellas County Consumer Protection.
"Doing Things for You" Spotlight Series:
- Welcome Home - Issue #1
- #ODNOMORE - Issue #2
- Neighbors Helping Neighbors - Issue #3
- A New Lease on Life - Issue #4
- A Safe Place to Heal - Issue #5
- Solar Panel Solicitation - Issue #6
- Construction Contractors - Issue #8
- #ODNOMORE - Issue #9
- Homeowner's Piece of Mind - Issue #10
- Final Agreement - Issue #11
- Payback Long Overdue - Issue #12
- Opening a Can of Worms - Issue #13
- Insurance Company Pays Back - Issue #14
- Vacation Rentals vs COVID-19 - Issue #15
- Scam Artist - No More - Issue #16
- Trade-In a Vehicle - Issue #17
- Lack of Communication - Issue #18
- Disgruntle Contractor - Issue #19
- #ODNOMORE Recovery Success Story - Issue #20
- Drug Paraphernalia Dilemma - Issue #21
If you are not eligible for these services, here are a few resources to help you search for other assistance.
- All-Hazard Guide / En Español
- Approved Pharmacies
- Pharmacy Locator Map (enter your address)
- Child Safety
- Pinellas County Emergency Rental Assistance Program - Pinellas County's Emergency Rental Assistance Program provides financial assistance for residents who have been struggling to pay rent during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more and apply.
- Prescription Discount Card
- Resource Guide for the Homeless
- Utilities Financial Assistance
- 2-1-1 Tampa Bay’s Call Center - 24 hour program that provides crisis intervention/problem-solving counseling and information and referrals on local health and human services.
- Florida Area Agency on Aging - access community resources available to seniors (800) 963-5337.