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Annie W. Johnson Senior Family Service Center

Annie W. Johnson Senior Family Service Center provides a range of services through a number of programs. These programs help low-income citizens. Some programs do focus on senior citizens. Below are listed just a few things they may be able to help with. Much more is available.

  • Basic Food Needs
  • Clothing Vouchers
  • Prescription Assistance
  • Rental/Housing Assistance
  • Utility Assistance

Center for Independent Living of North Central Florida - Employment Services

This agency helps people with disabilities with a broad range of services. The goal is to enable them to live as independently as possible. Sign language interpreting services are available. Some Medicaid recipients may be eligible to transfer from a nursing home to their own home.

Services include:

  • ADA Paratransit Screenings
  • Advocacy
  • Disability Travel Training
  • Employment Services
  • Equipment Loan Closet
  • High School High Tech Enrichment Program
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Information and Referral
  • Nursing Home Transition Services
  • Peer Support
  • Sign Language Interpreting
  • Travel Training

Please call for more information.

Locations:
Main Location
222 SW 36th Terrace
Gainesville, Florida
32607
352.378.7474

7361 Forest Oaks Boulevard
Spring Hill, Florida
34606
877.232.8261

3774 West Gulf-to-Lake Highway
Lecanto, Florida

Florida Department of Elder Affairs - Aging and Disability Resource Center

This agency helps Florida's seniors. It is their one-stop shop for all elder services. They can get referrals for services such as Food Stamps or Medicare.

Services Include:

  • Long term care
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders - SHINE Program
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps)

Please see the website for more information.

Marion Senior Services - In-Home Support Services

Marion Senior Services provides In-Home Support Services, such as:

  • Adult Day Care
  • Case Management
  • Consumable Medical Supplies
  • Emergency Alerts
  • Energy Assistance
  • Homemaker Services
  • Legal Assistance
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Personal Care
  • Respite Care

There is a waiting list for most programs. Clients are ranked based on level of need. Fees for service are determined at the time of the in-home assessment. It will vary based on the client’s ability to pay. Fees range from no charge for Medicaid clients, to a small monthly co-pay for CCE clients, to full pay for private clients. Most programs are for persons at least 60 years of age. Medicaid also requires meeting income and asset criteria. The Home Care and Alzheimer’s programs require a caregiver in the home. Eligibility may also be based on need. Call for more information.