The Affordable Connectivity Program helps low-income houses pay for internet in their homes. Monthly discounts on service to those who qualify.
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People with certain disabilities may apply for services from APD.
Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) may offer the following services:
- Medicaid HCBS Waiver through iBudget Florida
- Placement in an intermediate care facility for those with developmental disabilities
- Supported employment services
- Supported living services
- Consumer Directed Care Plus (CDC+)
- IFS funding for non-waiver customer expenses
Please call for more information.
This America Red Cross chapter offers many services to those in need.
- CPR Training
- Disaster Assistance
- Disaster Response Training
- First Aid Courses
- Lifeguard, Swimming and Water Safety Lessons
- Safe and Well Website
- Services to Armed Forces
Please see the website for more information.
Catholic Charities of Lake City Regional Office give people a hand up and not a hand-out. They do this through a variety of programs across five counties. Please call or visit the website for more information.
UF CARD offers services in 14 Florida counties. They are a team of professionals. That serve children and adults with autism and related disabilities. The services offered are free of charge. For someone to receive services, documentation of a qualifying diagnosis is needed. Please call or visit then website for more information.
Toll Free: 1.800.754.5891
The agency is a disability resource center. They help individuals with disabilities exert their rights to live as independently as possible. The group gives people the tools to be their own best resource. This is done by offering a wide range of programs and services. Please call or visit the website for more information.
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Department of Children and Families provides Adult Protective Services. They help adults who may be at risk of being harmed or neglected. DCF also helps when an adult is unable to take care of themselves properly. Clients may be elderly or have a disability. Please call 1.800.962.2873 or visit website for more information.
Florida Department of Children and Families provides Child Welfare Services to children and families in need.
- Becoming a Foster Parent
- Child Care
- Children's Legal Services
- Community-Based Care
- Family Safety
- Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children
- Youth & Young Adults
Please call 904.723.2000 or visit website for more information.
Department of Children and Families provides Refugee Services. They help refugees who are new to Florida. Clients can get help getting a job, learning English, legal services, and more. Please call 904.723.2000 or visit website for more information.
This program helps victims of crimes committed by Florida inmates. Through the VINE program, victims can sign up for an automatic notification service. Anyone may call the toll-free number to get an inmate's current location and release date. You may also register to learn when an inmate is released, transferred, escapes or dies. The VINE service is confidential. It is available 24 hours a day. Please see the website for more information.
Toll Free: 1.877.884.2846