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Attractions and Information

Community Resources

  • 211 Tampa Bay - listings of community assistance resources in the Tampa Bay Area. Citizens can find help and referral information to various support agencies on all topics of concern
  • ACCESS Florida - the State of Florida site to apply or check the status of applications for food stamps, temporary cash assistance, and Medicaid
  • Born To Read Literacy Program - county-wide program designed to empower parents to be their child's first teachers
  • Crisis Center of Tampa Bay, Inc. - private, nonprofit organization providing resources and a safe place to call when life hurts
  • Deaf Literacy Center - strives to provide basic literacy and communication skills to Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals and their families that will enable them to be active participants in the community
  • Housing Finance Authority - mission is to assure that financing for affordable housing remains available to the residents of Pinellas County
  • Neighborhood Link - search for neighborhoods within a zip code. Includes maps, association info, and a place to post notices and announcements
  • Pinellas County Schools - official website of the Pinellas County School system
  • Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority - PSTA is the public transit provider in Pinellas County, operating 205 buses and trolleys serving 43 routes. Two express buses travel between Pinellas County and Tampa and the popular Suncoast Beach Trolley connects the Gulf Beaches from Clearwater Beach to Pass-a-Grille. See website for route and fare information
  • Pinellas Talking Book Library - a free service to residents of all ages who are unable to read standard print material due to visual, physical or learning disabilities whether permanent or temporary. The Pinellas Talking Book Library provides recorded, Braille and large-print books and magazines as well as a collection of descriptive videos and playaways
  • St. Petersburg Public Library Homebound Program: Books to go - library program that delivers books to those unable to come to the library
Hurricane Preparedness

Page last updated September 14, 2011