Supportive Services

Tampa Bay

Contact: Julio Salinas
Phone: (786) 369-1867


Betty P. Wiggins Center
4011 N 39th St.
Tampa, FL 33610

Program Overview

Tampa Bay Supportive Services provides supportive services to homeless individuals and/or families with severe and persistent mental diagnosis to stabilize and prepare them for a life of independence. Program fee is based on income. Volunteers of America of Florida is a 501c3 nonprofit with results-driven programming which are measured through Outcomes. 100% of the participants are involved in both meaningful and volunteer activities as constituted by the Program Outcomes.

Qualifications for this Program

  • Accepts 18 years or older male and/or female individuals and families.
  • Must be diagnosed with a severe and persistent psychiatric disability.
  • Must self-administer medication.

Requirements to Stay in the Program

  • Remain clean and sober
  • Motivated to interact in the community through volunteer work, employment, or pursuing educational opportunities.
  • Attend all medical and behavioral health appointments

Year Established


Services Provided

  • Case management
  • Independent living skills
  • Safety, social, and empowerment skills
  • Crisis intervention stabilization and support
  • Individual and group psychotherapy
  • Development and follow-up with Individual Life Plan

Funding Partners

Central Florida Behavioral Health Network, Inc.