Shelters in 33624 Zip Code
Shelter Terminology
People who have come upon hard times can often seek assistance and temporary residence from an emergency shelter. Shelters can be charitable institutions that are staffed with volunteer workers who are dedicated to providing relief and comfort to people and animals in distress. They provide beds, showers, food and often counseling and medical assistance. A shelter can also be a private structure for an individual or family in a time of crisis. The following list of terms might help you to understand the various types of shelters available to a community:

Battered Women's Shelter: A center that provides help, refuge and support to women who have suffered emotional and/or physical abuse at the hands of a spouse, parent, partner, etc. Women's shelters provide crisis counseling and exit assistance for women who are under constant threat from their abusers.

Homeless Shelter: A place of temporary housing for individuals and families who have no other place of refuge. There are homeless shelters that cater to young people and offer job training, counseling and substance abuse rehabilitation.

Animal Shelter: An institution dedicated to the rescue and housing of abandoned, abused or neglected animals. Animal shelters are dedicated to providing a secure and safe habitat for dogs, cats and other pets in the hope that they will be adopted.

Emergency Shelter: A facility that houses people who are unable to remain in their homes due to a natural disaster such as earthquake, hurricane fire or flood.

Survival Shelter: An urban or wilderness refuge for people who seek to protect themselves from contamination of nuclear fallout, highly destructive natural disasters or the advent of war. Survival shelters can be underground bunkers or above ground structures that are resistant to trauma or attack.

1514 W Union St
Tampa, FL 33607
423 11th Ave S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
7801 Maryland Ave
Hudson, FL 34667
1306 Larrick Ln
Plant City, FL 33563
Po Box 91726
Lakeland, FL 33804
800 Continental Dr
Brooksville, FL 34601
2002 Martin Luther King Ave E
Bradenton, FL 34208
490 E Boulevard St
Bartow, FL 33830
2572 10th St Apt 205
Sarasota, FL 34237
3384 Magic Oak Ln
Sarasota, FL 34232
1300 6th St
Sarasota, FL 34236
5405 W Irlo Bronson Memorial H
Kissimmee, FL 34746
4902 Millenia Blvd
Orlando, FL 32839
3944 Wd Judge Dr
Orlando, FL 32808
100 Colonial Center Pkwy Ste 1
Lake Mary, FL 32746