In July 2013, SPCA Florida began offering food for animals of qualifying residents who faced financial challenges.
Ani-Meals and the Food Assistance Program (FAP), SPCA Florida’s Ani-Meals program, distributes more than 14,000 pounds of food to animals of elderly and homebound families each year. Partnering with Meals on Wheels of Polk County, Mid-Florida Community Services, and VISTE, Ani-Meals serves 70+ clients and 150+ animals.
Food Assistance is also given to clients for their pets who provide valid proof of government assistance in the form of food stamps,
WIC, DIsability or SSI. The SPCA Florida distibutes food on the 2nd Wednesday and the last Sunday of each month. Please call 863-577-4613 to sign up or to obtain more information.
POLK COUNTY ELDERLY SERVICES