Neighborhood Revitalizing

Make your neighborhood a better place to live

It Starts With You

We have over 16 things you can do to help your neighborhood be a terrific place to live, work and play. Get started today with our top 10 picks.

  1. Learn to write a grant to improve your neighborhood.
  2. Read inspiring stories of neighbors just like you taking action.
  3. Attend a workshop to meet and learn from one another.
  4. Participate in our annual community conference.
  5. Register your organization to be listed in our neighborhood directory.
  6. Request a speaker for your next neighborhood meeting.
  7. Watch our programs on Orange TV.
  8. Say no to crime on National Night Out.
  9. Get answers for your HOA and condo association questions.
  10. Sponsor a community clean up.

More Ways To Help

Here are  more things you can do with our help to make your neighborhood a great place to call home.

  1. Subscribe to the Neighborhood Update E-Newsletter.
  2. Be recognized with Community Organization Awards.
  3. Prepare your neighborhood for a disaster.
  4. Hold neighborhood events, like a block party.
  5. Learn how you can participate in local government.
  6. Find the help you need with our resource guide.
  7. Organize your neighborhood!


You need supplies to last at least 72 hours in an emergency.

Start planning today with the help of the Orange County Citizen Corps Council to create a Neighborhood Emergency Response Plan (NERP).

Completed plans should be sent to your neighbors, presented to your neighborhood association, and emailed to us at

You can also mail the plan to Orange County Citizen Corps, Office of Emergency Management, 6590 Amory Court, Winter Park, FL 32792.


Orange County Neighborhood Update E-Newsletter.

  • This is an informative newsletter for neighborhood/community leaders and Orange County citizens alike.
  • Emailed on the last Friday of each month.
  • On other Fridays important items are sent out in a NewsFlash to subscribers.
  • Add your name to the email list.

Neighbor 2 Neighbor

"Neighbor 2 Neighbor" is a magazine published twice a year to inform neighborhood leaders about the various programs and services available to help with neighborhood improvement efforts . It also includes inspiring stories of neighborhood leaders who are working hard, like you, to improve their neighborhood.

Neighborhood Organization Directory

Discover Orange County neighborhood organizations using our online directory.

Register to be included in our directory so citizens know about you and so we can forward newsletters and special event notices. The directory also has a list of mentors available to help guide your neighborhood organization.

We publish a hard-copy version of the directory distributed yearly at the Annual Orange County Community Conference.

Contact Us

Neighborhood Services Division
Post Office Box 1393
Orlando, FL 32802-1393

Phone: (407) 836-5606

All e-mail sent to this address becomes part of Orange County public record. Comments received by our e-mail subsystem can be read by anyone who requests that privilege. In compliance with "Government in the Sunshine" laws, Orange County Government must make available, at request, any and all information not deemed a threat to the security of law enforcement agencies and personnel.