The Connect Program is a referral program. They provide many programs and resources. Some programs include infant safety, family planning, child development, nutrition, and more. Resources may include food, housing aid, employment, and more. This program is for pregnant women, infants, and families with young children. Eligibility is based on a screening. Call or visit the website for more information.
Offers case management, companions, emergency alert response, home delivered meals, personal care, respite specialized medical equipment, services and supplies.
Children's Home Society of Florida provides a range of programming and services to kids, teens, and families.
Children’s Home Society of Florida 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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Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Florida Department of Education provides Transition Youth. This program helps people who have disabilities get or keep a job after exiting high school. Please call or visit website for more information.
UF CARD offers services in 14 Florida counties. They are a team of professionals. That serve children and adults with autism and related disabilities. The services offered are free of charge. For someone to receive services, documentation of a qualifying diagnosis is needed. Please call or visit then website for more information.
Toll Free: 1.800.754.5891
The University of Florida Center for Autism and Related Disabilities serves both children and adults. It is known as UF CARD for short. They provide support and assistance. Their goal is to optimize the potential of people with autism and related disabilities. Please call or visit the website for more information.
NA is a nonprofit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They meet regularly to help each other stay clean. They are not interested in what or how much you used, but only in what you want to do about your problem and how they can help. Please see the website for more information.
American's for Immigrant Justice offers assistance to mixed-status families and long-term residents who may have uncertain futures. Please see website for more details.
Connect is a coordinated intake and referral system. It helps pregnant people, caregivers, and families with young children. This is done by providing a one-stop entry point. People using this service are connected to various community programs and resources. These services provide education and support. The agency works to help ensure a healthy start in life and a hopeful future. Please call or visit the website for more information.
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