Determine Eligibility

Household income is used to determine eligibility for many Social Services programs. Depending on the program, the applicant is required to meet different percentages of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. Please refer to the chart below for details.  

The Federal Poverty Guidelines

Household Size 100 % of Poverty  125% of Poverty 150% of Poverty
1 person $11,880.00  $14,850.00 $17,820.00
2 people $16,020.00  $20,025.00 $24,030.00
3 people $20,160.00  $25,200.00 $30,240.00
4 people $24,300.00  $30,375.00 $36,450.00
5 people $28,440.00  $35,550.00 $42,660.00
6 people $32,580.00  $40,725.00 $48,870.00

* Income guidelines are subject to change as per the federal register.

Hillsborough County Community Resource Centers

Hillsborough County Social Services Community Resource Centers Office Hours
Lee Davis Community Resource Center
3402 N. 22nd St. Tampa, FL 33605
(813) 272-5220
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Plant City Community Resource Center
307 N. Michigan Plant City, FL 33566
(813) 757-3871
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
SouthShore Community Resource Center
201 14thAve. SE Ruskin, FL 33570
(813) 671-7647
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
University Community Resource Center
13605 N. 22nd. St. Tampa, FL 33613
(813) 975-2153
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
West Tampa Community Resource Center
2103 N. Rome Ave. Tampa, FL 33607
(813) 272-5074
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

If you think you may qualify for assistance, you can call any of the Community Resource Centers and select option 2 to schedule an appointment.