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Health and Human Services

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 County.

Our Mission Statement

The Health & Human Services Department provides diverse services designed to assist with resolving human service needs through advocacy and networking.

Our Goal
The Health & Human Services goal is to provide interim assistance to Hernando County residents in need and promote social and economic self-sufficiency.

Hernando County's Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3 - Plan & Application & Hernando County's Housing Assistance Plan (HAP) are available for download at:

Hernando Housing Assistance Plan pdf

NSP3 Approved Application and Action Plan pdf

NSP3 Approved Amended  Action Plan pdf

Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP3) Quarterly Report

NSP3 Notice of Citizens Advisory Task Force (CATF) Meeting

NSP3 Notice of Public Comment

For Information on the Hernando County Down Payment Assistance Program go to: www.hernandodownpayment.com

 

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Location & Hours

Hernando County Health & Human Services
20 North Main Street, Room 161
Brooksville, FL 34601
(352) 540-4338
Fax (352) 540-4339
Office hours: Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM

To view a street map of our location, please click here:
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Diversity Statement

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:

1) Included qualified minority and women’s businesses on solicitation lists.
2) Solicited minority and women’s businesses whenever they are potential sources.
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.

The following websites are provided to assist Bidder/Contractor with Affirmative steps:

U.S. Small Business Administration
http://dsbs.sba.gov/dsbs/
U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
http://www.mbda.gov/
Florida Department of Management Services, Office of Supplier Diversity
https://vendorstrator.dms.myflorida.com/directory

Bidder/Contractor 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.

Fair Housing

 It 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.

For more information on Fair Housing, please contact the Fair Housing Coordinator:                  

Donnie Singer,
Hernando County Housing Authority/Fair Housing Coordinator                
1661 Blaise Drive                
Brooksville, FL 34601                                
Phone: 352-754-4160                
Fax: 352-754-4168                
Email:
mailto:DonnieS@co.hernando.fl.us



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 (352)754-4160.

Public Service Announcement:  Fair Housing "It's the Law"

 


*Reference Hernando Co. Ord. No. 98-04, § 1, 3-24-98

 

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