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Connecting People to Services - ACL Region 4

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:

Council on Aging of West Florida, Inc.

Council on Aging of West Florida, Inc. provides a range of services for seniors. They have many programs for their families and caregivers as well. They serve seniors throughout Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. Please call for more info.

Services offered include:

  • Adult Day Health Care
  • Caregiver Support
  • Foster Grandparent
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Private Pay Meals
  • R.E.L.I.E.F.
  • Senior Companion
  • Senior Dining Sites
  • Social Services

Elder Helpline - Florida Department of Elder Affairs

This agency has many services for Florida's seniors. Each county has its own telephone number. You may also use the statewide toll-free number.

See the Florida Department of Elder Affairs website for more information.

Here you can find information about the following:

  • Adult Protective Services
  • Heath & Welfare
  • Senior Companion Program
  • Transportation
  • and more

Toll Free: 1.800.955.8770
TDD: 1.800.955.8771

Lutheran Services Florida - Adult Advocacy Services

Lutheran Services Florida provides services for elderly and disabled adults. LSF Guardianship Services helps protect them from abuse and neglect. Guardians are appointed by the courts. They will act on behalf of those who cannot handle their own affairs. Currently, the LSP Guardianship Program services individuals age 18 and over.

This may be due to:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease, or other age-related dementia
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Physical Injuries

LSF Guardianship Services include:

  • 24-Hour On-Call Availability
  • Assessment
  • Coordinating and Monitoring of Clients’ Physical, Medical, Rehabilitative, Social and Emotional Needs
  • Ensuring Clients’ Safe Living Conditions
  • Management of Clients’ Income, Assets, Benefits and Financial Affairs
  • Overall Case Management
  • Protection from Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation

SHINE - Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders

SHINE volunteers help Seniors with health insurance questions. They provide free information and unbiased counseling. Get Help with questions about: Medicare, Medicare supplements, Medicaid, Prescription assistance, Long-term care insurance, and Medicare fraud. Meet with a SHINE volunteer at area counseling sites or by telephone. We can do home visits for those who are housebound.

Please see the website for more information.