(Jacksonville Beach, FL) An incident occurred this morning involving an unknown gunman and affected two clients who were seeking assistance from Mission House; a day facility that exists to help meet the needs of people who are circumstantially homeless at the Beach.
At the moment of the event, a staff member from Mission House alerted emergency response officials who quickly arrived on scene. Mission House has been cooperating with Jacksonville Beach Officials and NO staff or volunteers of Mission House were harmed during the incident.
Mission House will be closed for the weekend but will reopen on Monday morning with regular services.
Mission House’s number one goal is to assist people who are circumstantially homeless off the streets of the Beach and back to productive and self-sufficient lives.