Metropolitan Ministries’ mission is to care for the homeless and those at risk of becoming homeless in our community through services that alleviate suffering, promote dignity and instill an expression of the ongoing ministry of Jesus Christ.

Above all, our witness will be to the power of Christian love in healing broken lives and building strong, caring communities.

Contact Information: Metropolitan Ministries Outreach and Prevention Services Department
2301 North Tampa Street Tampa, FL  33602

Main Phone:  (813) 209-1200   

E-Mail address:

'About the Program: Provides emergency food, clothing, and baby supplies (if available) to families and individuals showing an emergency need. Also provides referrals to other helping agencies. Holiday Assistance Program: Provides emergency holiday food baskets at Thanksgiving and Christmas to pre-registered families with children, senior citizens (62 years of age and older), and disabled. For assistance the following is needed: *Photo ID for applying adult *Social security cards for all related household members *Current proof of address (for food) ie utility bill, lease agreement etc.

HOO: 9-5pm M-F, (-7:30pm T)

No needed info.

Services: Food assisance, counsing. Provides services and housing for families, females w/children, men w/children, and married couples