For more information or to register for an event, please contact the SWAG Family Resource Center at 352-505-6823.
Welcome to the website for the Southwest Advocacy Group (SWAG). We are a grassroots non-profit organization serving eight neighborhoods in SW Gainesville. As a result of years of hard work by community leaders and partnerships with local agencies, we offer a wide range of services.
Before you visit our service centers, we invite you to call 352-505-6823. Then, staff at the SWAG Family Resource Center can assist you and tell you about the programs and services that are available now. Examples include the following:
- High-quality early care and education
- Homework help for elementary and middle/high school students (call 352-505-6823)
- Weekly free bread & pastry distribution
- Monthly community dinners
- Weekly free clothing closet
- Daily computer & Internet access
- Medical services
- Dental services
- And much, much more!
We invite you to explore this site to learn about SWAG and all we have to offer!
Monica Arias translated this page into Spanish through the PerMondo project for the free translation of web pages and documents for NGOs and non-profit associations. The project is directed by Mondo Agit.
SWAG Service Centers
SWAG patrons can access services at the following three sites:
The Family Resource Center offers supports like emergency food assistance and a clothing closet. Also, it serves as a space for child and adult programs like employability workshops and homework help.
The CHILD Center for Early Learning provides high-quality early care and education for kids ages 0-5. Also the Center offers a variety of supports to caregivers.