United Way of Central Florida

Highlands County Division of UW of Central Florida

United Way of Central Florida has been serving the local community for over 30 years by understanding local needs and driving lasting change to build better lives and stronger communities. The Highlands County Division was added to the service area in 1987.

For more information about United Way's programs in Highlands County, please contact:

Ansley Woods, Area Director
Phone: 863-414-6224

2017-2018 Programs

Agency Program WebSite
10120 American Red Cross-Highlands Co.Emergency Services - Highlands Co.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Suncoast Highlands CountyOne-to-One Mentoring,www.bbbssun.org
Boys and Girls Club of Highlands CountyProject Learn,www.highlandsbgc.com
Central Florida Speech & Hearing CenterAudiology for Kids (Highlands),www.cfshc.org
Champion for Children Foundation of Highlands County, Inc.Emergency Rescue Fund (Highlands) (SN),www.championforchildren.org
Champion for Children Foundation of Highlands County, Inc.Prevention Services and Assistance (SN),www.championforchildren.org
Champion for Children Foundation of Highlands County, Inc.Vision Quest (Highlands),www.championforchildren.org
Early Learning Coalition (Highlands Co)Learning Accomplishment Profile (LAP),www.elcfh.org
Early Learning Coalition (Highlands Co)School Readiness (Highlands),www.elcfh.org
Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc.At Risk Youth (Highlands)www.gsgcf.org
Greater Tampa Bay Area Council Boy ScoutSchool Based Scouting (Highlands),www.boyscouting.com
Heart of Florida Legal Aid Society, Inc.Legal Services (Highlands),www.hofla.org
Heartland Horses Equine Activities and Learning, Inc.Horse Therapy,heartlandhorses.org
Highlands County Family YMCASummer Camp Scholarship Program,www.highlandsymca.com
NU-HOPE Elder Care Services, Inc.Home Delivered Meal Program (HC),www.nuhopeeldercare.org/
Peace River Center for Personal Development, Inc.Domestic Violence (Sebring) (SN),www.peacerivercenter.org
Ridge Area ArcAdult Day Training (Highlands Co),www.ridgeareaarc.org
Ridge Area ArcCommunity Employment (Highlands Co),www.ridgeareaarc.org
Ridge Area ArcResidential Services (Highlands Co),www.ridgeareaarc.org
United Way- Highlands County OperationsHighlands Emergency Fund
Webber International UniversityAvon Park High School Mentoring Program,http://webber.edu/
Youth & Family Alternatives, Inc.George W. Harris Youth Shelter (HC) SNwww.yfainc.org