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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

ACL - Connecting People to Services

The Administration for Community Living or ACL for short. 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:

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.

Children's Medical Service - Sarasota Area

We provide special medical care for children from birth to 21 years of age. We help those with chronic medical conditions. Appointments are made by phone.

Services Available Through This Program:

  • Child Health
  • Pediatricians
  • Special Needs
  • Speech Language and Other Therapies

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday - CLOSED

Income limits based on age of child. Call for income review and more info.

Florida KidCare

The state of Florida offers health insurance for children from birth through age 18, even if one or both parents are working. It includes four different parts.

Some of the services Florida KidCare covers are:

  • Check-ups and shots
  • Dental
  • Doctor visits
  • Emergencies
  • Hospital
  • Mental health
  • Prescriptions
  • Surgery
  • Vision and hearing