Turning Points is in need of amazing volunteers for their free medical and dental clinic. If you are a FL licensed Doctor, Dentist, RN, APRN, LPN, Opthamologist or other FL medical professional, Turning Points needs your help.
Please contact Cheryl Hedger, Director of Volunteer Services, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (941) 747-1509 Ext. 308 for more information.
WE LOVE OUR VOLUNTEERS! COME JOIN OUR FAMILY.
Did you know that Turning Points achieved a four star (highest) rating from Charity Navigator and was awarded the prestigious non-profit of the Year-2019 by the Manatee Chamber of Commerce?
To Provide, Facilitate and Coordinate Services to men, women and children who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless in Manatee County, Florida.
Located in Bradenton, FL, this unique non profit organization has four major programs.
1) Open Door Day Resource Center is where the homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless and homeless with a roof can receive help with basic needs including use of the computer lab, employment assistance, mail service, Food Stamp assistance, hot showers, haircuts, clean clothes and shoes, laundry service and so much more.
2) Medical/Dental Clinic which provides primary care to homeless and low income clients who have no health insurance and meet eligibility requirements. Dental is available for low income individuals by a dedicated Dentist staff . Patients who have no insurance and meet eligibility requirements may receive help with extrations, filling, dentures and cleanings.
4) . Veteran Services Yellow Ribbon Program targets Manatee County Veteran men and women and their families that are struggling with issues related to homelessness. This program assist Veterans and families through their individual needs, providing a "Housing First" philosophy that is not enabling.
5). Transitional Development Program assist the homeless, those served with an eviction notice and those requesting rental assistance to prevent becoming homeless.