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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

Adult Health Care

This program provides physicals for employment and school entrance. They provide adult immunizations. Patients can get TB skin testing.

Screenings for chronic disease (hypertension, diabetes, heart disease) are done at the Adult Health Clinic and on a mobile unit.

Medications for Epilepsy, Diabetes, and HIV are provided through special state programs.

Appointments are made by phone. English/Spanish/Haitian Creole languages spoken.

Child Health - Manatee Co. Health Dept.

The ongoing focus of Child Health Services is to stress prevention, early problem identification and parent education.

The Child Health Program provides

  • Health education and referrals
  • Nursing assessment and intervention
  • School physicals
  • Vision and hearing screenings
  • WIC certification/recertification

Services include communicable disease control including:

  • Childhood immunizations
  • HIV risk assessment and testing
  • Testing for tuberculosis

Immunizations are free for children age 4 weeks through age 18 years. There is no appointment necessary. The office hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 5 pm except on the 4th Friday.

Children's Medical Service - Sarasota Area

We provide special medical care for children from birth to 21 years of age. We help those with chronic medical conditions. Appointments are made by phone.

Services Available Through This Program:

  • Child Health
  • Pediatricians
  • Special Needs
  • Speech Language and Other Therapies

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday - CLOSED

Income limits based on age of child. Call for income review and more info.

Childrens Immunizations - Health Dept.

The goal of this program is to protect children early in life by immunizing them against vaccine-preventable diseases. Routine childhood immunizations are free for any child through age 18, regardless of family income. Some vaccines (shots) need to be given more than once to protect your child.

Shots are free for children age 4 weeks through age 18 years. There is no appointment necessary. The office hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 5 pm except on the 4th Friday.

Please see website for further information.

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