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.
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The Food Stamp Program(EBT) helps people with low income to buy healthy food. The application can be done online. Please see the website for your local service center. The application is also used for Temporary Cash Assistance, Medicaid, and all other Dept of Children and Families services.
You can view the application in English, Haitian-Creole, or Spanish.
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The Affordable Connectivity Program is known as ACP for short. It is a U.S. government program. This program helps low-income households pay for broadband service and internet. There are eligibility requirements that must be met to qualify. Please call or visit the website for more information.
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.
The Apalachee Center helps people recover from emotional, mental and substance abuse issues. Call or visit the website to see how they can help.
24/7 Crisis Line: 1.800.342.0774
TDD Line: 850.523.3266
- Inpatient Services
- Outpatient Services
- Residential Services
- Telehealth Services
Apalachee Center – Franklin County
159 12th St
Apalachicola, Florida 32320
This agency provides the Home Front program. Home Front is an apartment complex for homeless Veterans. They can also get other supportive services there as well. Please call for more information.
The Big Bend Homeless Coalition helps people who are homeless.
- Emergency shelter
- Permanent housing
- Eviction prevention
- Homeless prevention rapid rehousing
- Summer camp for homeless children
- Culinary training program for people with felony convictions
Please call or visit website for more information.
The Division of Blind Services offers the Braille and Talking Book Library. It provides information and reading materials. In Braille and recorded audio formats. The available services are for Florida residents. Those who are unable to use standard print. As a result of visual, physical, or reading disabilities. The equipment needed for the service is loaned to customers. And includes digital players and accessories. Please call or visit the website for more information.
Toll Free: 1.800.226.6075
This agency helps with basic needs such as financial, food, prescription and housing. Clients can be referred to other agencies as needed. Please call for more info.
- Adoption Services
- Bridges to Circles
- Christmas Connections
- Disaster Relief
- Emergency Assistance
- Food Pantry
- Health Professions Opportunity Grants (HPOG)
- Immigrations Services
- Mental Health Services
- Refugee Services
- Twice Treasured Thrift Stores
- Veteran Support (SSVF)
3128 E. 11th Street
Panama City , Florida
1 North C Street
11 First Street Southeast
Fort Walton Beach, Florida