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Alachua County - Victim Services and Rape Crisis Center

The Alachua County Victim Services and Rape Crisis Center offers a program to help anyone who is a victim or survivor of violence. Victims do NOT have to report to law enforcement to receive services. All services are free and confidential.

Services Include:

  • Immediate outreach to victims of sexual battery
  • Face-to-face and telephone counseling
  • Support groups
  • Accompany and support victims through criminal justice proceedings
  • Transportation to court appearances and other appointments related to the victimization
  • Assist with application process for Victims Compensation and relocation for Sexual Assault Victims
  • Assistance with Protective Injunctions
  • Emergency assistance with urgent special needs
  • Personal advocacy
  • Information and referral
  • Community education, speeches, and consultation
  • Network with other victim service providers and state organization
  • Outreach services provided in the Gainesville Police Department
  • HIV Test Site

Please contact for more information.

Florida Department of Education - McKay Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

The McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities gives students with special needs the chance to attend a private school. The program is for students in grades K-12. Please see the website for more information.

Please go to this website: http://www.fldoe.org/schools/school-choice/k-12-scholarship-programs/mckay/

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

Haven Hospice - Grief Support and Counseling

Haven Hospice offers a wide range of grief counseling services for people of all ages. There are also chaplains available to give spiritual support.

Programs include:

  • Camp Safe Haven – for children 6-12
  • Chaplains – contact 1.800.727.1889
  • Healing Hearts – individual, group and family counseling
  • Love and Remembrance Services – memorial services in May and November
  • SASHA’s Friends – for youth 13-17
  • Workplace Counseling and Support - programs conducted in the workplace

Contact: 1.800.727.1889
352.692.5105

Haven Hospice - Grief Support For Children and Teens

The Healing Hearts Grief Support Program offers children and teens individual and family grief counseling. Camp Safe Haven and SASHA’s Friends are programs that also help with grief. Camp Safe Haven is for children who have lost a loved one. SASHA’s Friends is a support group for kids who are facing the loss of a loved one. Each year, Haven Hospice hosts Camp Safe Haven for children ages 6–12 and youth ages 13–17. Children join in fun and therapeutic activities to help them work through their grief. The Families Sharing in Grief and Hope group provides a time for families to come together to share their experience and join in a special activity.

Contact Numbers:
Vonceil Levine, MSW
352.692.5105 or 1.800.727.1889

SASHA’S Friends: 352.692.5128