Welcome to Hernando County Health
and Human Services Web site. We are committed to providing the
necessary resources and assistance to the citizens of Hernando
Our Mission Statement
The Health & Human Services Department provides diverse services
designed to assist with resolving human service needs through
advocacy and networking.
The Health & Human Services goal is to provide interim assistance
to Hernando County residents in need and promote social and
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Hernando County Health & Human Services
20 North Main Street, Room 161
Brooksville, FL 34601
Fax (352) 540-4339
Office hours: Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM
To view a street map of our location, please click here:
The County is committed to supplier diversity in the performance
of all contracts associated with Federal and State funding projects.
The County requires the Bidder/Contractor to make good faith efforts
to encourage the participation of minority owned and woman owned
and small business enterprises in accordance with applicable laws.
The Bidder/Contractor is required to submit documentation to reflect
the affirmative action steps taken to utilize minority owned and
women owned and small business enterprises in the work and the intended
use of these companies in the work.
The Contractor is required to include in their bid documentation
that the Bidder has carried out these affirmative steps for Minority
and Women’s Business Enterprise participation as follows:
Included qualified minority and women’s businesses on solicitation
2) Solicited minority and women’s businesses whenever they are
3) Divided total requirements, when economically feasible, into
small tasks or quantities to permit maximum participation by
minority and women’s businesses.
4) Where feasible, established delivery schedules which will
encourage participation by minority and women’s businesses.
websites are provided to assist Bidder/Contractor with Affirmative
U.S. Small Business Administration
U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development
Florida Department of Management Services, Office of Supplier
will be responsible for participating in these affirmative steps
and providing documentation to that effect. County will be responsible
to verify/certify it has obtained and reviewed documentation from
the apparent lowest, responsive, responsible bidder demonstrating
a good faith effort to facilitate Minority and Women’s Business
Enterprise participation in this contract.
is the policy of Hernando County, in keeping with the laws of the
United States of America and the spirit of the Constitution of the
State of Florida, to promote through fair, orderly and lawful procedure
the opportunity for each person so desiring to obtain housing of
such person's choice in this county, without regard to race, color,
ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, familial
status, handicap, or age, and, to that end, to prohibit discrimination
in housing by any person.
information on Fair Housing, please contact the Fair Housing Coordinator:
Hernando County Housing Authority/Fair Housing Coordinator
1661 Blaise Drive
Brooksville, FL 34601
If You Think Your Rights Have Been Violated
The Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) administers
and enforces federal laws and establishes policies that make sure
all Americans have equal access to the housing of their choice.
You can contact the Housing Discrimination Hotline at 1-800-669-9777
(Voice) or 1-800-927-9275 (TTY)...or Hernando County Housing Authority
Fair Housing "It's the Law"
Hernando Co. Ord. No. 98-04, § 1, 3-24-98