statewide

ACL - Connecting People to Services

The Administration for Community Living or ACL for short. The group believes that services should be strong enough so individuals can be supported in their own home. Or other community-based settings. The group does not help people directly but has several programs to help connect them with services that do. These programs help older adults and people with disabilities. Helps them find supports and services that are needed to successfully live in their communities. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Programs Available:

Connect Program

Capital Area Healthy Start is dedicated to connecting new or expecting moms and families with community programs that can help them during every stage of parenthood. Our Connect program assists pregnant women, caregivers and families with young children by providing a one-stop entry point for needed services, such as education and support in childbirth, newborn care, parenting, child development, food and nutrition, mental health and financial self-sufficiency.

Healthy Start Home Visiting Services

The Healthy Start program provides services and support needed by pregnant women to have a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby. Every woman who receives a positive pregnancy test from her health care provider is offered a Prenatal Risk Screen. This screen helps us identify any risks that could negatively affect you and the baby. Healthy Start services are no charge to you and include:

Florida Department of Health - Dixie County

The Florida Department of Health in Dixie County aims to improve the health of everyone in Florida. They make use of state, county and community efforts to protect those in Florida. They have many programs and services to assist those in need. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Services Include:

  • Community Health Planning and Statistics
  • Clinical and Nutrition Services
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Environmental Health
  • Infection Disease Services
  • Wellness Programs

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…

Covering Florida

Covering Florida provides for Navigator services. It is a community focused NPO that reaches consumers through their partners. They educate people about the Affordable Care Act, CHIP, and Medicaid. They focus on increasing access to care and services to those in need. Please see the website or call for more information.