Creating Connections – Building Bridges Together

The Heartland Coalition for The Homeless (HCH) is the lead Continuum of Care agency for the planning, prevention, and coordination of services to the homeless population in DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, and Okeechobee Counties. We work with multiple service organizations to provide housing assistance, related information, and other hands-on support to the homeless, disadvantaged, and at-risk individuals, families, and communities.

Our Partners

Highlands County


Glades County


Hardee County


Okeechobee County


Hendry County




DeSoto County


United Way



752 US Highway 27 North
Avon Park, FL 33825


Office: 863-453-8901
Cell: 863-253-9672
Fax: 863-453-8903


Service Areas Covered

Hardee, Highlands, Desoto, Glades, Hendry, Okeechobee Counties

Need Assistance?

I Am Behind On Rent

 Are you behind on your rent and at risk of losing your primary residence?

Facing Homelessness

Are you currenty homeless and sleeping in areas not meant for human habitation?

I Am A Veteran

Are you a veteran? Are you homeless? Are you at risk of losing your residence?