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Access Florida - Florida Medicaid

Access Florida provides a plan that offers:

  • All of the basic Florida Medicaid benefits
  • Choice of doctors to be your Primary Care Provider (PCP)
  • Drugstores you can use
  • Network of doctors, hospitals, and clinics

Florida Medicaid Options and the choices available:

  • Answers to many of your questions on our Q & A page
  • Health care plans offered in each county AND MORE
  • Steps you can use to choose a plan and a doctor

Please call for more information.

Access Florida - Food Stamps, Temporary Cash Assistance, and Medicaid

The Food Stamp Program helps people with low income to buy healthy food. The application can be done online. Please see the website for your local service center. The application is also used for Temporary Cash Assistance, Medicaid, and all other Dept of Children and Families services.

You can view the application in English, Haitian-Creole, or Spanish.

Deaf/Hearing Impaired:
Florida Relay 711 or
TTY: 1.800.955.8771

Alzheimer's Project, Inc.

This agency provides relief to caregivers of persons with memory disorders. Clients can get counseling, find area resources and more. All services available to caregivers are free of charge. Please see the website for more info.

Services Include:

  • Counseling
  • Information & Referrals
  • Powerful Tools for Caregivers (handbook)
  • Respite Services
  • Spanish Services
  • Support Groups

Big Bend Cares - HIV Testing

This agency provides FREE HIV testing. They offer two types of tests--the Orasure test (results in two weeks) and the Clearview finger stick test (results in 30 minutes). Orasure testing is provided on a walk-in basis Monday through Friday. The Clearview test is more accurate but needs to be scheduled in advance. Appointments are on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (Eastern Time).

HIV tests can also be offered to groups. Big Bend Cares hosts testing events at colleges, health fairs and at other community gatherings.

Children's Medical Services - Tallahassee Service Area

This agency provides Specialty Medical Care for children ages 0 to 21 years of age. It is for children with chronic medical conditions that may hinder normal growth and development. Appointments are made by phone. Income limits are based on the age of the child. Please see the website for more information.

Services Include:

  • Child Health
  • Pediatricians
  • Specialty Clinics
  • Speech Language and Other Therapies
  • Hours of Operation: Monday thru Friday, 8am to 5pm

    Covenant Hospice

    Covenant Hospice provides services to those facing end-of-life issues. They have services for family members as well. Help is available 24 hours a day. Please see the website for more info.

    Programs and Services Include:

    • Bereavement Services
    • Children’s Support
    • Nursing and Personal Care
    • Partners in Care – Together for Kids
    • Social Services
    • Speaker’s Bureau
    • Spiritual Care Services
    • The Hospice Interdisciplinary Team
    • Volunteer Services

    Please call for more info.

    Additional Locations:
    Panama City: Serving Bay & Gulf Counties
    107 West 19th Street
    Panama City, Florida, 32405
    850.785.3040

    Fort Walton Beach: Serving Okaloosa & Walton Counties
    220 Eglin Parkway NE
    Fort Walton Beach, Florida, 32547
    850.729.1800

    Milton: Serving Escambia & Santa Rosa Counties
    6479 Caroline Street, Suite B
    Milton, Florida, 32570
    850.202.5930

    Tallahassee: Serving Franklin, Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Taylor, and Wakulla Counties
    1921 Capital Circle Northeast
    Tallahassee, Florida, 32308
    850.575.4998

    Florida KidCare

    The state of Florida offers health insurance for children from birth through age 18, even if one or both parents are working. It includes four different parts.

    Some of the services Florida KidCare covers are:

    • Check-ups and shots
    • Dental
    • Doctor visits
    • Emergencies
    • Hospital
    • Mental health
    • Prescriptions
    • Surgery
    • Vision and hearing