Edit Alachua County Senior Ctr - Sp Needs
Unofficial (not county-run/FEMA approved)
Where is it?
For those with pets going to the Special Needs Shelter at the Senior Center (5701 NW 34th Blvd, Gainesville, FL), please drop your pets off at Alachua County Animal Services (3400 NE 53rd Ave. Gainesville) If not possible, transport will be arranged at the shelter.
the special needs shelter is for those with special medical needs, such as oxygen dependency. Those in need of transportation assistance, please call 352-955-2575 or 352-955-2576 The special needs shelter has cots available. Please be sure that you bring all medications, medical supplies, hygiene products, medical equipment (i.e. pumps, batteries, charges, A/C Adapters, etc.) If a person requires constant care, the appropriate caregiver is required come to the shelter and stay with the person requiring care.