The mission of Citizens of Gulf County Recovery Team is to strengthen Gulf County’s recovery from Hurricane Michael and other disasters, provides for the immediate and long-term unmet needs of our citizens, along with preparedness for future disasters.
This agency provides court advocacy for children who have been abused and involved in the court system. Teens that are aging out of the foster care system can learn about their options as well. See website for more information.
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.
The Administration for Community Living was created around an idea. The idea that older adults and people of all ages with disabilities should be able to live. Live where they choose. Live with the people they choose. And live with the ability to participate fully in their communities. The group advocates across the federal government for older adults and people with disabilities. They also advocate for their families and caregivers. ACL helps by funding services and support given mainly by networks of community-based organizations. Help is also given with investments in research.
This agency provides assistance to older Florida residents. A.R.C.s can help the elderly find services such as:
- Long term care
- Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders - SHINE Program
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(Food Stamps)
Call for more information or check website: Advantage Aging Solutions
Children's Home Society of Florida works to provide children and teens with resources to help them reach their full potential. CHS delivers the right services at the right time to help children and families through the most difficult times of their lives. Call or visit our website to see how CHS can help.
Easterseals Camp Challenge's mission is to provide safe, fun, and fair recreational activities for children and adults with cognitive and physical disabilities in an outdoor environment.
Contact Camp Challenge at email@example.com or 352.383.4711 for more information.
Florida Division of Blind Services provides the Blind Babies Program. This program helps with children from birth through five years of age who are blind or visually impaired.
Florida Division of Blind Services provides Vocational Rehabilitation. This program helps those who are blind or visually impaired with employment.
Children’s Home Society of Florida – Emerald Coast offers the Early Steps program. This program empowers families with children who have developmental delays. Services are available for children ages 0 to 3. They help navigate the challenges, celebrate milestones, and help children reach their full potential. Specialists work with the parents to build on their strengths. This empowers parents to advocate for their families. In-home visits are an option to increase the comfort of the child. Please call or visit the website for more information.
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