Animal Services fee waiver
Collaboration between ACOSS and Alachua County Animal Services
to grant a fee waiver allowing indigent persons to reclaim their pets.
Exclusions may apply.
Indigent burials or cremations
Indigent Burial and/or cremation services are available to eligible persons who died in Alachua County.
Services such as a brief assessment, information and referral are available to all persons.
Rent and mortgage
Rent and mortgage assistance may be available for eligible
residents to assist in the prevention of eviction and foreclosure and to
RTS day bus pass
Eligible residents may be eligible to receive a RTS day bus
pass to access public transportation for medical and/or work related
Solid Waste waiver for garbage collection
The Board of County Commissioners approved a mandatory garbage
collection program in an effort to protect the environment and to
provide participating citizens with the lowest possible cost for garbage
collection services. This applies to rural areas only.
Urgent Special Needs
The Urgent Special Needs program offers assistance for items
and services that are not offered through any other sources. Limitations
may apply on all services.
Utility assistance may be available for eligible residents to prevent the interruption of utility services.