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The vision of Martin County Health and Human Services is to provide equal opportunity and supportive resources to the Martin County Community in order to promote a greater quality of life. The mission is to enhance the quality of life of Martin County residents by providing information, referrals, resources, and services, through collaboration with community partners with the goal of supporting sustainability. Our core values are compassion, integrity, reliability, and collaboration.

Emergency Financial Assistance

Martin County residents may be eligible for emergency financial assistance for payment of electric bills, water bills, prescription drugs, or cremation/burial. If you have a delinquent bill and meet the federal poverty level guidelines, you may qualify.

Affordable Housing Assistance

Martin County's Housing Program runs the State Housing Initiative Parnership program (SHIP), Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), and HOME Grant. If you qualify, you may be eligible for assistance. Under the programs, qualified homeowners can request housing rehabilitation assistance, water and sewer hook-up, and down payment for first time home buyers. In order to apply, you must be income eligible and the home must be your primary residence.

Homeless Assistance & Prevention Referral

Martin County Health and Human Services provides a variety of services to individuals who are currently experiencing homelessness. Such services include assistance with applying for financial assistance, rental assistance, substance abuse treatment referral, and connections to community support.

Medical & Prescription Assistance

In addition to substance abuse referrals, connections to community support, and financial assistance for emergency prescriptions are available to low-income residents. The County also offers limited cremation and burial assistance to individuals with no means of disposition.

Court Programs

Our office is a resource for prevention, intervention, case management and referral services for substance abuse and mental health issues. Staff is certified by the State to perform substance abuse assessments to determine level of substance abuse involvement and subsequent treatment recommendation.

Drug Lab

Drug testing, referrals, and information regarding substance abuse are available upon request. Pre-employment and Drug-Free workplace testing available and staff training to enable small employers to qualify as a Drug Free Workplace.

Martin County Health and Human Services
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
435 SE Flagler Avenue
Stuart, Florida 34994
(772) 288-5785

Accessibility Statement

Martin County is committed to ensuring website accessibility for people with disabilities. To report an ADA accessibility issue, request accessibility assistance regarding our website content, or to request a specific electronic format, please contact the County ADA Coordinator (772) 320-3131, Florida Relay 711, or complete our Accessibility Feedback Form. We will make reasonable efforts to accommodate all needs.

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