Our Salvation Army Social Services Center in Okeechobee offers food assistance and emergency financial assistance with utility bills. Families in crisis can meet with our Social Services staff to apply for Care To Share funds available from Florida Power & Light. Our new food pantry can provide a family in need with a week’s worth of food once a month. Our office is open every Tuesday.
Open Tuesdays 9 am to 2 pm.
1600 SW 2nd Avenue (New Horizons Bldg) Unit B
Okeechobee, FL 34974
Call 863-763-6020 for more information or to make an appointment.
Now taking applications for backpacks and school supplies!
Okeechobee County families may pick up the application from our Social Services office or download it here: Backpack Application 2019. Return the form to our office by July 30, 2019. Must provide proof of residency (lease or utility bill) and the birth certificate or passport for each child. Backpacks and school supplies will be distributed August 6th.