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.
The Fresh Start Coalition of Washington County is a referral organization. They do not guarantee a person’s eligibility or acceptance for any service. The group gives referrals to drug treatment programs. These are either outpatient or residential. They also offer referrals to local agencies. These agencies can help with housing assistance. And with employment skills training or childcare. Please call or visit the website for more information.
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The Fresh Start Coalition of Washington County gathers community leaders and public officials. Along with pastors and law enforcement. The group works to develop strategies. These strategies will reduce drug related problems in the communities. This work is done through education. As well as prevention and intervention. The group also supports special events for youth. Events that provide safe and supervised activities. Please call or visit the website for more information.
Youth in Action With a Purpose is run by Angels Ministries. The group helps the community with much needed assistance. Assistance like food, clothing, and household items. Please call, email, or visit the website for more information.
- Food Pantry
- Hot Meals for the Elderly
- Household Supplies
- School Supplies
Angels Ministries is a nonprofit organization. There are three parts to this group. Youth in Action With A Purpose, This Too Shall Pass, and My Choice. They help, children, family, and the elderly. Help is given in the community and surrounding area. Please call, email, or visit the website for more information.
The Washington County Florida Board of County Commissioners act as the legislative body for the county government. They also act as the policy setting body for the county. They enact laws. And they also authorize programs and all expenditures of county funds. Please call or visit the website for more information.
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.