PBC Division of Community Action and Human Services (North County Office)

Address

1440 Martin Luther King Boulevard
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

(561) 355-4792

http://discover.pbcgov.org/communityservices/humanservices/Pages/default.aspx

Description:

Financial assistance to prevent homelessness and provide resources to sustain housing for residents, including utility payments; water, electric and gas, rent assistance payments and relocation Services; security deposits.

Hours:

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

April 28, 2021

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

1440 Martin Luther King Boulevard
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Mailing

1440 MARTIN LUTHER KING BLVD
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Contacts

Elsa Vargas

Primary Contact

Casework Supervisor

evargas@pbcgov.org

Jodie Boisvert

Program Evaluator

jboisvert@pbcgov.org

Phone Numbers

MAIN SITE PHONE

(561) 355-4792

Accessibility:

Wheelchair Access.

Special Notes/Funding

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Accepting application only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org/ to apply.

Description

Provides electric payment assistance to eligible residents who lost income due to a crisis in 2021. Only tenants in renter households are eligible for utility assistance. Homeowners are not eligible.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

1. Past-due bill 2. Most recent utility bill to verify residency 3. Any disconnection notice 4. Income and crisis documents 5. Valid government issued ID 6. Evidence of COVID-19 direct or indirect impact or non COVID 7. Evidence of risk of homelessness

Eligibility

1. Has household income at or below 80% AMI. 2. Financial hardships due to COVID-19. Impacted directly or indirectly 3. Palm Beach County resident

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Must apply on line at https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org Individuals 60 and over may be eligible for an appointment in office. Must call 561-355-4792 to be screened for an appointment for Senior Citizens only.

Languages

English, Spanish.

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-180) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Grocery Card Assistance - Cards will be delivered by UPS

Description

Provides Grocery Card Assistance for eligible applicants in need of grocery assistance. Issuing $400 pre-loaded grocery cards to be used for food purchases within the county. Grocery cards can only be used for food grocery purchases. Funding is limited. First come first qualified approved service.

Hours

Every day / 24 hours

Eligibility

Eligible Palm Beach County residents must be a household in which at least one or more individuals meets all of the following criteria, including but not limited to: 1. Qualifies for unemployment or experienced a reduction of household income, or incurred significant costs, or experienced other financial hardships due to COVID-19 2. Has not received prior Food Assistance from Palm Beach County Community Services Department 3. Had a household income at or below 200% Federal Poverty Guideline (FPG) 4. Must be able to provide documentation of the current COVID-19 crisis. 5. Applications must be submitted online and will be processed on a first-submitted, first qualified, first-served basis, subject to funding availability. All requested information must be uploaded prior to submitting your application.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Apply online at www.rentalassistancepbc.org

Languages

English

Service Area

Palm Beach County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BD-1800.2250) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Accepting application only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org/ to apply.

Description

Provides gas payment assistance to eligible residents who lost income due to a crisis in 2021. Only tenants in renter households are eligible for utility assistance. Homeowners are not eligible.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

1. Past-due bill 2. Most recent utility bill to verify residency 3. Any disconnection notice 4. Income and crisis documents 5. Valid government issued ID 6. Evidence of COVID-19 direct or indirect impact or non COVID 7. Evidence of risk of homelessness

Eligibility

1. Has household income at or below 80% AMI. 2. Financial hardships due to COVID-19. Impacted directly or indirectly 3. Palm Beach County resident

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Must apply on line at https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org Individuals 60 and over may be eligible for an appointment in office. Must call 561-355-4792 to be screened for an appointment for Senior Citizens only.

Languages

English, Spanish.

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-250) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Securing Our Future Initiative

Description

Securing Our Future Initiative provides job training, resume assistance, interview skills, financial literacy.

Hours

Call for hours. Visit website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org

Eligibility

Must be an adult 18 and over with the capacity and interest in improving their working situation. There must be at least one child under the age of 18 in the house.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Complete the Contact Us form on website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org/enroll.htm

Languages

English, Spanish, Creole

Service Area

Palm Beach County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Contact

Name:
Jodie Boisvert
Title:
Program Evaluator
Email:
jboisvert@pbcgov.org

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (ND-2000.6500-340) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Securing Our Future Initiative

Description

Securing Our Future Initiative provides job training, resume assistance, interview skills, financial literacy.

Hours

Call for hours. Visit website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org

Eligibility

Must be an adult 18 and over with the capacity and interest in improving their working situation. There must be at least one child under the age of 18 in the house.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Complete the Contact Us form on website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org/enroll.htm

Languages

English, Spanish, Creole

Service Area

Palm Beach County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Contact

Name:
Jodie Boisvert
Title:
Program Evaluator
Email:
jboisvert@pbcgov.org

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (ND-2000.3500) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Securing Our Future Initiative

Description

Securing Our Future Initiative provides job training, resume assistance, interview skills, financial literacy.

Hours

Call for hours. Visit website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org

Eligibility

Must be an adult 18 and over with the capacity and interest in improving their working situation. There must be at least one child under the age of 18 in the house.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Complete the Contact Us form on website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org/enroll.htm

Languages

English, Spanish, Creole

Service Area

Palm Beach County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Contact

Name:
Jodie Boisvert
Title:
Program Evaluator
Email:
jboisvert@pbcgov.org

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (DM-6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Accepting application only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org/ to apply.

Description

Provides security deposit, first and last month rent in Palm Beach county to people relocating due to COVID crisis.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

1. Evidence of COVID-19 direct or indirect impact 2. Evidence of risk of homelessness or housing instability 3. Evidence of income eligibility 4. Valid government issued ID

Eligibility

1. Qualifies for unemployment or experienced a reduction of household income; 2. Incurred significant costs, or experienced other financial hardships due to COVID-19 3. Demonstrates a risk of homelessness or housing instability; and 4. Has a household income at or below 80% of the area median 5. Palm Beach County resident

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Apply online at https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org

Languages

English, Spanish.

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • N Palm Beach
      • Palm Bch Gdns
      • Palm Bch Shrs
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Palm Springs
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Royal Plm Bch
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Bch
      • West Palm Beach
      • W Plm Bch

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-3900.7000) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Accepting application only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org/ to apply.

Description

Provides rental payment assistance to eligible residents. Must be a renter household. Rental assistance may be paid up to three months in advance and income and crisis must be recertified for each three (3) month period.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

1. Evidence of COVID-19 direct or indirect impact 2. Evidence of risk of homelessness or housing instability 3. Evidence of income eligibility 4. Valid government issued ID

Eligibility

1. Qualifies for unemployment or experienced a reduction of household income; 2. Incurred significant costs, or experienced other financial hardships due to COVID-19 3. Demonstrates a risk of homelessness or housing instability; and 4. Has a household income at or below 80% of the area median 5. Palm Beach County resident

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Apply online at https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org

Languages

English, Spanish.

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • N Palm Beach
      • Palm Bch Gdns
      • Palm Bch Shrs
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Palm Springs
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Royal Plm Bch
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Bch
      • West Palm Beach
      • W Plm Bch

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-3800.7000) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Securing Our Future Initiative

Description

Securing Our Future Initiative provides job training, resume assistance, interview skills, financial literacy.

Hours

Call for hours. Visit website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org

Eligibility

Must be an adult 18 and over with the capacity and interest in improving their working situation. There must be at least one child under the age of 18 in the house.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Complete the Contact Us form on website: http://www.securingourfuturepbc.org/enroll.htm

Languages

English, Spanish, Creole

Service Area

Palm Beach County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Contact

Name:
Jodie Boisvert
Title:
Program Evaluator
Email:
jboisvert@pbcgov.org

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (ND-2000.6500-700) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Accepting application only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org to apply.

Description

Provides Utility Electric for FPL customers who do not qualify for Care to Share, deposits for Lake Worth or City of Lake Worth electric service or deposits. Water and gas if necessary.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

Proof of income for each household member over 18 years old, examples include current pay check stub, social security/disability, unemployment printout, child support. Social security cards for all household members, driver's license, deposit letter or deposit bill.

Eligibility

Maximum income and asset criteria for eligibility based on Human Services policy and other funding policy. Clients must meet poverty guidelines. Current Palm Beach County resident only. Show 3 months income and bank statement.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Accepting applications only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org to apply.

Languages

English, Spanish, Creole.

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

None

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9150) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

LIHEAP

Description

Provides low income energy assistance LIHEAP with electric bill assistance. Maximum benefit $4000.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

1. Proof of income 2. Government issued ID and birth certificates for children. 3. Most recent home energy bill. 4. Final Utility termination notice. 5. Proof of SNAP/SSI, other government services received.

Eligibility

Based on Household income at or below 150% and important verification documents.

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Apply online at www.pbcgov.com/oscarss or call 561-355-4792 for limited appointments to seniors or disabled individuals with no access to a computer or device.

Languages

English

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300) and related services within the Service Tree.

Special Notes/Funding

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Accepting application only on line https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org/ to apply.

Description

Provides water payment assistance to eligible residents who lost income due to a crisis in 2021. Only tenants in renter households are eligible for utility assistance. Homeowners are not eligible.

Hours

Monday-Friday / 8 am-5 pm

Required Documents

1. Past-due bill 2. Most recent utility bill to verify residency 3. Any disconnection notice 4. Income and crisis documents 5. Valid government issued ID 6. Evidence of COVID-19 direct or indirect impact or non COVID 7. Evidence of risk of homelessness

Eligibility

1. Has household income at or below 80% AMI. 2. Financial hardships due to COVID-19. Impacted directly or indirectly 3. Palm Beach County resident

Fees

No fees charged.

Intake Procedure

Must apply on line at https://www.rentalassistancepbc.org Individuals 60 and over may be eligible for an appointment in office. Must call 561-355-4792 to be screened for an appointment for Senior Citizens only.

Languages

English, Spanish.

Service Area

North side of Forest Hill Boulevard to the Martin County line

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Palm Beach County
      • Haverhill
      • Juno Beach
      • Jupiter
      • Jupiter Inlet
      • Jupiter Inlet Colony
      • Lake Park
      • Loxahatchee
      • Loxahatchee Groves
      • Mangonia Park
      • North Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach
      • Palm Beach Gardens
      • Palm Beach Shores
      • Riviera Beach
      • Royal Palm Beach
      • Singer Island
      • South Palm Beach
      • Tequesta
      • Village Of Wellington
      • Wellington
      • West Palm Beach

Telephone Numbers

Number:
561-355-4792
Type:
Service Phone
Name:
MAIN SITE PHONE
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-950) and related services within the Service Tree.

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