The HUM CenterThe HUM Center provides services to sustain, stabilize and shelter homeless individuals and families from Volusia/Flagler Counties. We work help people overcome homelessness, providing basic services for anyone in need, treating all with dignity and helping restore hope. Their are 3 programs available at the HUM Center.
Direct Homeless Services
Helping meet the basic needs of homeless people
Bicycles – providing used bicycles for homeless people to travel to and from work.
Bus passes – for homeless people who have recurring medical appointments.
Case Management – Direction, planning and resources to recover from homelessness
Clothing – Men’s & Women’s clothing, plus shoes & blankets.
Documents – Obtaining critical documents for homeless people that have been lost or destroyed – birth certificates, social security cards, and identification cards. This improves the chances of obtaining work.
Haircuts – provided by volunteers, allows homeless people to keep up their appearance and prepare for job interviews.
Medical services – Provided in partnership with Halifax Medical Center, a RN is present full-time and provides medical services and referrals when necessary. The services include wound care, treatment of injuries and illnesses and fast-track referral for more serious cases.
Mental Health Services – Provided through referrals to SMA, helping individuals with addiction and psychological problems have a better life.
Internet access – for job searching
Prescription assistance – for homeless people unable to purchase prescription medicine.
Showers – plus hygiene products
Daily afternoon meal for anyone that is hungry or homeless,
and lunch and dinner for residents of the HUM Family Shelter.
HUM Family Shelter
21 rooms/88 bed spaces.
For families with children.
Provides up to 3 months of shelter for homeless families to get back on their feet.
Tutoring provided for children in shelter’s media center.
Classes provided to families on finance and family dynamics.
Case management and referral to our rehousing program.
The HUM Center
A Division of Halifax Urban Ministries
Office Open Monday – Friday 8:30 am to noon & 1 to 3:30 pm
340 North Street
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Miguel Rodriguez, Director of Operations
Because People Matter to God!