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DCF - Adult Protective Services

This agency offers help to adults who may be at risk of being harmed or neglected. DCF also helps when the adult is unable to take care of himself properly. Clients may be elderly or have a disability. If you suspect a vulnerable adult is being abused, neglected or exploited, you MUST report it. Please see the website for more information.

Abuse Hotline: 1.800.962.2873
TDD: 1.800.453.5145

DCF - Child Welfare Services

DCF is committed to the well being of children and their families. DCF works with local communities, resources and the courts to make sure that each child is safe and has a home. Their aim is to keep families together and as self sufficient as possible. When a parent has mental or substance abuse issues, DCF can help them overcome their problems. Teens aging out of the foster care system can get help also. Please see the website for more information.

Services Include:

  • ACCESS Florida (food stamps, cash assistance and Medicaid)
  • Adult services
  • Case management
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Foster care
  • Protective services
  • Safe Sleep Campaign
  • Substance abuse treatment

First Coast Women's Services - Unplanned Pregnancy

First Coast Women’s Services offers the following free and confidential services to clients who need help with an unplanned pregnancy:

  • Abortion Information and Alternatives
  • Abortion Recovery Support
  • Abstinence Counseling
  • Bibles
  • Cribs and layette sets
  • Education Literature & Videos
  • Fetal Development information
  • Free maternity and baby clothes, diapers and supplies
  • Free Pregnancy Tests and Limited Ultrasound
  • Housing Referrals
  • Medicaid Qualification
  • Peer Support & Encouragement
  • Physician and Clinic Referrals
  • Pregnancy Options Counseling
  • Referrals for Adoption Agencies
  • Referrals for Childbirth and Parenting Classes
  • Spiritual Mentoring & Prayer

Call for more information.

Florida Adoption Center - Adoption Planning - Pregnancy Alternatives

We offer alternative pregnancy resources to women experiencing an unplanned pregnancy. We are able to help you find a forever family for your baby, establish ongoing contact/communication with them and assist them with taking steps to get back on their feet.

Call anytime - Toll-Free 855.899.5683, or Call or Text 321.250.5683

https://www.floridaadoptioncenter.com/crisis-pregnancy/choosing-an-adop…

Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc.

JALA has a team of 30 lawyers that provides civil legal aid to those in need. JALA covers many areas of the law. It does not discriminate in respect to race, sex, national origin, religion, disability, or age. Please see the website for all services.

Legal Areas Served Include:

  • Consumer law
  • Community counsel
  • Child & youth advocacy
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing services
  • Elder law
  • Employment/Unemployment
  • Fair housing unit
  • Family law
  • Health & public benefits
  • Mental Health Advocacy Project
  • Mortgage Rescue Project
  • Prisoner Re-Entry Project
  • Refugee immigration
  • Ryan White-HIV/AIDS Unit

Additional Locations:
Boulevard Comprehensive Care Center
515 West 6th Street
Jacksonville, FL
32206
904.253.1040

Clay County
825 N. Orange Avenue, Room 308
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043

Northeast Florida Community Action Agency

We help low-income persons and their families. We offer many programs that will help you become financially stable. Please call or visit our website for more info.

Services include:

  • Community Action
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Family Self-Sufficiency Program
  • Home Weatherization
  • Housing
  • Self-Sufficiency
  • Utility Assistance
  • Youth

All Locations:
Baker County
84 West Lowder Street
Suite B
Macclenny, Florida
32063
904.259.4481

Clay County
321 Walnut Street
Green Cove Springs, Florida
32043
904.529.2200

Clay County
1543 Kingsley Ave.
Suite 10
Orange Park, Florida
32073
904.592.4838

Nassau
1303 Jasmine Street
Suite 100
Fernandina Beach, Florida
32034
904.261.0801

Putnam
1201 Madison Avenue
Suite 102
Palatka, Florida
32177
386.385.3954