Ronald McDonald House of Gainesville

Provides temporary housing, basic amenities and support to families with critically ill children treated at area medical facilities.

1600 SW 14th Street
Gainesville FL 32608

National Association of Hospital Hospitality Houses, Inc.

Provides lodging and support services to patients, families and their loved ones who are receiving medical treatment far from home.


American Cancer Society

The Hope Lodge provides free housing to eligible cancer patients who are receiving treatment at one of the area medical facilities.

(352) 3376-6866
2121 SW 16th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608

Alachua County Housing Programs

Funding is available for homeowners residing in the County, outside of Gainesville, for emergency repairs involving roof, well or septic, electrical hazards or accessibility repairs.

We also have down payment/closing cost assistance through the SHIP program for first-time homebuyers.

Alachua County Department of Growth Management Housing Programs
10 SW 2nd Avenue, 1st Floor
Gainesville, FL 32601