As we continue to focus on serving the community during this increased time of need, our programs remain available to low-income families.

If you or someone you know is in need of crisis stabilization services, dignified food assistance, housing navigation, computer lab access or counseling referrals related to mental health, substance abuse or domestic violence, please contact us today.

Our Indian River, Orlando and St. Lucie UP Center Hours are Monday - Saturday, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., with our Orlando and St. Lucie County locations also operating Sundays 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Our satellite grocery program in South Vero Beach is now open Monday - Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

In stressful situations, many of our neighbors turn to United Against Poverty for information, guidance and reassurance. Now more than ever, we are deeply grateful for your support.


As of Monday, January 27 our North Member Share Grocery, Crisis Stabilization, Education and Success Training Employment Programs– as well as collaborating partner services– are operating fully out of our new facility. Located at 1400 27th Street, our new UP Center is just across the street from our former US-1 campus – click here for a map.

Starts: November 1 @ 8:30 am

Ends: November 1 @ 12:00 pm

Indian River State College Richardson Center
6155 College Lane
Vero Beach, FL 32966

2019 Symposium on Poverty and Affordable Housing

Join UP for the 6th Annual Symposium on Poverty focused on issues related to Affordable Housing. Join us for an educational morning to discuss local and national resources that address affordable housing for low income-individuals and families. The annual symposium will include panels to discuss successful programs that have been implemented to meet the needs of communities dealing with affordable housing issues and will offer an educational experience and discussion to take action for local officials, nonprofit leadership and community-minded citizens. Admission is free. Continental breakfast provided by Einstein Bagels. RSVP required. For additional information, please contact Staci Barney, 772-770-0740 or Public is invited. Register Here!