Local Resources

COVID-19 GRANT OPPORTUNITY - Funders in St. Lucie County have joined together to establish a coordinated Coronavirus (COVID-19) Relief and Recovery application process. This funding process will provide assistance to nonprofit organizations in St. Lucie County whose staff, services and clients have been impacted by a disaster. Link to more information here.

St. Lucie County’s Emergency Operations Center is at partial Level 2 activation. The Public Information Lines will be operational weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  That number is 772-460-HELP (4357).  St. Lucie County Government UPDATES

St. Lucie Public Schools

  • Child Nutrition Services Department will serve free meals to children in St. Lucie County from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday – Friday. The meals include both breakfast and lunch. Click here!
  • Digital Readiness Survey - Part of the St. Lucie Public Schools emergency preparedness plan is to provide devices to students that need one during the rare occasions when it is necessary to close schools due to weather or other emergency situations. Parents: Please click this link to complete a brief survey about your child’s access to technology in your home.

211 HelpLine offers a wealth of resources. If looking for assistance, please dial 2-1-1. Remember, The 211 Helpline is available 24/7 to connect you with resources for food, mental health, legal support and more.

Mustard Seed Ministries thrift stores and social services are open, including the curbside food pantry. Their ready to serve the community during the COVID-19 emergency.

Grace Way Village is serving dinner Every Night from 5:00 - 6:00! thanks to the Treasure Coast Food Bank and the Boys and Girls Club, GraceWay Village is able to offer a drive through dinner pick up 7 nights a week. Each car will receive a meal for each person in the car. Located at Grace Way Village, 1780 Hartman Rd Fort Pierce, Florida 34947

Boys and Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County – Free meals are available through March 30th, they are seeking 10 volunteers from 4pm-7pm at each of the Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County Clubhouse locations. No one seeking a meal will be turned away, until all meals are gone. Volunteer here!

State Resources

Governor DeSantis Updates - You can also follow Governor Ron DeSantis Facebook for live press conferences and updates.

Florida Department of Health #COVID19 Call Center is available Monday through Friday, 8AM to 8PM at 1-866-779-6121 or email your questions. 

Florida Department of Children and FamiliesNews and updates for child care, mental health and substance abuse around Florida.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- Call 1-800-273-8255, text MHFA to 741741 to talk to a Crisis Text Line counselor or visit

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Disaster Distress Helpline- 800-985-5990