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Counseling-ACT Abuse Counseling & Treatment

ACT offers counseling and treatment to victims of domestic violence, and survivors of sexual assault. Also offers help for adult survivors of child sexual assault. Their children and families are also offered services. We offer:

  • Educational groups – designed to empower
  • Focuses on developing safety plan
  • Individual counseling and therapy
  • Support groups – psycho-educational (50% support group 50% educational)

Some of the groups offered:

  • 35+ Freedom Group
  • 35+ Insight Group
  • Family of Sexual Assault Survivors Group
  • Freedom Group
  • Individual and Group Therapy
  • Insight Group
  • Journey Group
  • Sexual Assault and Coping Skills Group
  • Wisdom Workshop

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Direct Services-Charlotte County Homeless Coalition

The Charlotte County Homeless Coalition is a food distribution site. They also offer emergency shelter. And can help with utilities, rent, and mortgage payments. The group can also help with transportation and employment. As well as navigating government programs. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Services Available:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Homeless Prevention Services
  • Hunger Prevention Services

Early Steps

Children’s Home Society provides Early Steps. Services are given to infants or toddlers. Early Steps is for children who have developmental delays. They will give you activities and educational opportunities to help you guide your child through tough times. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Eastpoint -Twelve Step Program - AA

This program may be able to provide help for those suffering from alcohol addiction.

Call or visit website for more information.

Locations in Franklin County

850.653.9550
Apalachicola Trinity Church
79 6th Street
Apalachicola Fl 32320

Episcopal Church of the Ascension
101 N.E. First Street
Carrabelle, FL 32322

First United Methodist Church
317 Patton Drive
East Point, FL 32303

Emergency Protective Shelter-ACT Abuse Counseling & Treatment

Services offered to victims and their childern of domestic violence, sexual assault, and new and temporarily homeless. Services include:

  • 24-Hour service
  • Assistance with resumes
  • Child assessments
  • Clothing
  • Food
  • Goal setting
  • Individual counseling
  • Information and safety planning
  • Job skills
  • Parenting skills
  • Personal care items
  • Specialized children's program
  • Tutoring for children
  • Weekly groups

The length of stay may be up to eight weeks. Call for more information.

Family Counseling-Kid

Kid First is an in-home program for at risk families. Meets weekly with counselors.

We offer:

  • Intervention is at the time of crisis
  • Build on existing family strengths to reach a solution that works for everyone

The services we provide teach:

  • How to become a functional, stable and supportive family
  • Reduce the likelihood of becoming involved with the child protection system

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