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Children's Network of Southwest Florida - Children's Services

The Children’s Network of Southwest Florida works so that the community’s children are safer. So that the children have better access to local resources. And so that children can have a stable, loving, and secure home environment. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Services Available:

  • Kinship Care
  • Independent Living Services
  • Foster
  • Adoption
  • Mentoring

Children's Network of Southwest Florida, LLC

The Children’s Network of Southwest FL, LLC is a private, nonprofit organization. They are the lead agency that administers the child welfare system in five counties of Southwest Florida. These counties are Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry, and Glades. The mission of the group is to work with the community. This is to protect children and preserve families. Please call or visit the website for more information.

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.

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ACL - Administration for Community Living

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.

Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) - Suncoast

The Agency for Persons with Disabilities helps people with developmental disabilities. The group helps with living, learning, and working in the community. They offer a wide range of services. The available services and resources are to help people and their families. The group works with local organizations and private providers to support those being helped. Please call or visit the website for more information.

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Agency for Persons With Disabilities (APD) - Field Office 8

APD supports persons with developmental disabilities. Their goal is to help them live, learn and work in their communities. APD provides services to help clients find jobs, funding and supported living services. Please see the website for more information.

APD serves those with:

  • Autism
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Down syndrome
  • Intellectual disabilities
  • Prader-Willi syndrome
  • Spina bifida

Florida Adoption Center - Adoption Planning - Pregnancy Alternatives

We offer alternative pregnancy resources to women experiencing an unplanned pregnancy. We are able to help you find a forever family for your baby, establish ongoing contact/communication with them and assist them with taking steps to get back on their feet.

Call anytime - Toll-Free 855.899.5683, or Call or Text 321.250.5683

https://www.floridaadoptioncenter.com/crisis-pregnancy/choosing-an-adop…