Lead Agency

Doorways of Northwest Florida operates as the Lead Agency and centralized coordinated entry access point for the Northwest Florida Continuum of Care (CoC). We facilitate understanding and distribution of federal and state funding available to providers in the community that are working to end homelessness in Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington counties.

WHAT WE DO:

  • Assessments for: rental/mortgage assistance, rental/utility deposits, past due rent/utilities,¬†and case management
  • Referrals for: mainstream benefits, employment assistance, medical/mental health, medical insurance, and COVID-19 testing/vaccine resources

WHOM WE SERVE:

Those who are experiencing homelessness

OR

Those at high risk of homelessness

WHO

Earn less than 50% annual median income