Local Missions

local missions
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Florida United Methodist Children's Home:  The Children's Home makes a difference in the lives of abused, abandoned, neglected and dependent children by providing a better life for them. The Home provides residential care, therapeutic group care, foster care, emergency shelter care, independent living assistance and a community child care center.

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Orange County Academy: This faith-based K-12th grade school provides a smaller, caring environment for the those living with the ongoing  challenges of the community ranging from substance abuse and poverty to poor living conditions and lack of transportation.

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Family Promise: The mission of Family Promise of Greater Orlando is to provide shelter and supportive services to assist homeless families in achieving sustainable housing as quickly as possible. Four times a year, First Church Oviedo opens their doors and converts their classrooms and meeting rooms into bedrooms where up to four homeless families stay for one week.