Turning Points

They have a transitional development program which assists the homeless, those served with an eviction notice and those requesting rental assistance to prevent becoming homeless.  Financial assistance, as funding permits is available or security deposits, rent and utilities for clients meeting eligibility requirements.  They also are an open door resource center and supplies the homeless with basic survival needs which include:  use of a computer to apply for jobs, employment assistance, assistance in getting needed identification cards, mail services, food stamp assistance, hot showers, haircuts, laundry service any much more.  There is a medical clinic for health and dental needs.  They also have a veteran services program for men, women and their families struggling with issues related to homelessness. Their web site is www.TPManatee.org.