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KeysHelp.org and Community Resource Guide

FKOC has temporarily stopped accepting new applications for the COVID-19 assistance program. Please check back for further updates.

  • To check the status of a current application through KeysHelp.org, click here.
  • If you have questions or problems with your KeysHelp.org application, please call Florida Keys Outreach Coalition at 305-295-7741.

United Way of Collier and the Keys has compiled the following listing of health and human services resources for Keys residents. See links below for downloadable, printable versions available in English, Spanish and Creole, or scroll down to the blue bars for the online version.  

English Resource Guide        Guía de recursos en español          Gid Resous an kreyòl           3 Language Resource Guide

One Page Overview of County Resources

This guide is to help our community find the resources and help they need during times of uncertainty. Resources include childcare, food pantries, rent and utilities assistance, medical and mental healthcare, and more. While we try our best to keep this guide updated, these listing are all subject to change. Please reach out directly to the organization to make sure the resource is still available. 

PROVIDERS:  Updates and additions to this guide in light of the COVID-19 pandemic should be emailed to us and we will update them as quickly as possible.

Please check back regularly as we add more information. The following centers are open, unless specified otherwise.  

 

Please visit CHI's website to schedule an appointment. 

Alice's Kids

  • Offering assistance for children in need. Teachers or other referrers can visit the website for information on how the program works, and contact UWCK via email for a link to the referral form. 

Early Learning Coalition

  • Anyone needing child care services should contact the Call Center at 305-646-7220 to be connected with a Team Member, who will work with them to address their needs. Parents can request a list of available providers from their Child Care Resource and Referral unit at 305-646-7220. Availability is limited.

Upper Keys Options

  • Burton Memorial Childcare Development Center, Tavernier, has openings
  • Dolphin Montessori centers, Key Largo
  • Islamorada Child Care, accepting infants to VPK.  305-910-7228, IslamoradaChildCare.com
  • Jack Hill Child Care Center, First Baptist, Key Largo 
  • St Justin the Martyr Preschool, Key Largo 
  • St James Children Center, Islamorada, accepts children ages 2 1/2 to 5, opens July 2020 with a waitlist, email for information
  • Upper Keys YMCA
    Middle Keys Options
    • Community CO-OP, Marathon 305-743-3517
    • Grace Jones Community Center, Marathon 
    • Kreative Kids Christian, Marathon, 305-743-7165
    • Marathon Lutheran School, Marathon, 305-735-4762 
    • Marathon Rec Center,  limited openings for 8-15 year olds, 305-743-4164.

    Lower Keys Options

    • Banana Cabana Academy, Key West
    • Boys & Girls Club, Key West, 7:30 am to 6 pm for ages 5 to 18
    • Inez Martin Childcare Center, Key West
    • Key West Pre-School Co-Operative 
    • Lighthouse Christian Academy, Key West, 305-292-5582, lcachildcare.com
    • Montessori Childrens School, Key West, 305-294-5302, montessorikeywest.com 
    • NAS Childcare Center, Key West
    • Sunbeam Christian School, Key West, 305-294-6018
    • Temple Christian Pre-School, Inc, Key West
    • The Learning Center of Key West
    • Wee Care, Key West, currently open, 305-414-8570, weecare@weecarekeywest.com

     

      

     

    Below the daily list of options that are open to all, see the school district meal program and Keys-wide programs specifically for seniors and children.