Citrus County Health Department, Local Shelters, and Local Food Pantries

Citrus County Health Department

3700 W. Sovereign Path
Lecanto, FL 34461
(352) 527-0068 X261
FAX (352) 620-7565

Citrus County Local Food Pantries

Daystar Life Center *Crystal River*        

6751 W. Gulf-To-Lake Highway
Crystal River, FL 34429    

Phone: (352) 795-8668
Fax: (352) 795-8848
Email: daystarlife1@tampabay.rr.com

Counties Served:     Citrus 
Type of Program:     Food Pantry 
Hours:     9AM-2:00 PM, M-F 
Services:     Food Pantries, Clothing, Prescription Expense Assistance, Undesignated Temporary Financial Aid, Utility Bill Payment Assistance, Specialized Information and Referral 
Eligibility:     Call office for eligibility criteria. Be at their office by 1:30 
Contact:     Richard G. Meyer             


Helping Hand of Our Lady of Fattima          

5164 South Florida Avenue
Inverness, FL 34450    

Phone: (352) 726-2660

Counties Served:     Citrus 
Type of Program:     Food Pantry 
Hours:     10-2, MWThF 
Services:     Food Pantries , Clothing , Prescription Expense Assistance , Utility Bill Assistance 
Eligibility:     Call office for eligibility criteria 
Contact:     Ed Clark              


Salvation Army         

P.O. Box 1630 (zip 34460)
3975 W. Grover Cleveland Boulevard
Lecanto, FL 34460    

Phone: (352) 621-5532
Fax: (352) 621-3857

Counties Served:     Citrus 
Type of Program:     Salvation Army, Food Pantry 
Hours:     9:00 - 11:30 1:00-3:30; M,W,F 
Services:     Food pantry, general assistance, rent and utility assistance by appointment only.
Eligibility:     Low Income, SS card 
Contact:     Angie Howland

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