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Access Florida - Food Stamps(EBT), Temporary Cash Assistance, and Medicaid

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.

Deaf/Hearing Impaired:
Florida Relay 711 or
TTY: 1.800.955.8771

Braille and Talking Books Library

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

Center for Building Hope

The Center for Building Hope gives free information, programs and services. They help cancer patients, caregivers and family members. They connect them with others who are going through the same or similar experience.

Programs & Services:

  • Couples & Cancer
  • Exercise Programs
  • Horticultural Therapy
  • Individual Counseling
  • Networking Groups
  • Programs for Children
  • Support Groups for Cancer Patients
  • Support Groups for Caregivers, Friends and Families of Cancer Patients
  • Workshops

Contact for more information.

Department of Corrections - Victim Services (VINE)

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. Please see the website for more information.

Toll Free: 1.877.884.2846

Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking - Lucha

AIJ provides free legal help for women survivors of violence. Some immigrant women are in an abusive relationship. They help with housing, healthcare and mental health counseling, education, job opportunities, and other services like obtaining a driver’s license, banking, and paying taxes. AIJ has special programs to help Hispanic and Haitian clients. Please see the website for more information.

Services Include Help With:

  • Domestic violence
  • Human trafficking
  • Sexual assault
  • Violent crime