In an abundance of caution and as part of mitigation efforts in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus, THHI’s office is operating remotely.  If you need to reach someone at our office, please dial our main number at 813-223-6115, dial their direct line or visit our website at for more information.

The health and safety of our staff, community members and partners are a top priority for us, and we truly appreciate your cooperation and patience during this difficult time.  We will continue to share any new information as it becomes available.


Disrupting the Model

The Mission of THHI

Tampa Hillsborough Homeless Initiative’s purpose is to lead the Tampa/Hillsborough County’s Continuum of Care in collaboration
with local agencies in order to develop and provide innovative solutions for making homelessness rare, brief and non-recurring in Tampa-Hillsborough County.

Learn more:
About Homelessness | Continuum of Care

Leadership | Staff | History of THHI


United Way Suncoast is now accepting applications for our COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund, which provides emergency funding to agencies supporting individuals and families affected by COVID-19. We welcome applications from any eligible non-profit human services organization serving people in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Manatee, Sarasota, and DeSoto counties in the priority areas listed below, with an emphasis on the ALICE population.

Priority Areas of Support:
Emergency Food Assistance
Food Bank Supports
Housing Stability Needs
Benefits Enrollment
Utility Bills
Medical Bills
Mental Health Needs
Mortgage Payments
Other (to be identified)

Click HERE to read the Rapid Response Fund Guidelines and learn how to apply for funding. Please be aware that limited funding is available at this time. Because we may receive a high volume of requests for these funds, applicants are advised that we do not expect to be able to cover all funding requests; and we may not be able to fund the full amount of each request. However, we are committed to making the best use of available resources to address the highest priority needs.

Please email if you have any questions.