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Resource Pasco County Paratransit
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Adult Services
Short Desc. Transportation services for individuals with disabilities.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Pasco
Long Description Advance Reservation Service:
Door-to-door advance reservation service is provided throughout the County to those persons unable to access transit service because of a verifiable disability, environmental barrier, or distance from a route while persons residing within three-quarters mile of a bus route are required to use transit service.Paratransit services include:
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) service
Contract service
Medicaid transportation service
Subscription servicePersonal care attendants ride free on paratransit trips.
Address Line 1 8620 Galen Wilson Boulevard
City Port Richey State FL Zip 34668
County Pasco CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://www.pascocountyfl.net/index.aspx?NID=245
Phone 1 Description West Pasco Phone 1 Number 727-834-3322
Phone 2 Description Central Pasco Phone 2 Number 813-235-6073
Resource PFLAG
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Mental Health
Area Served National
Long Description Promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights. Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity. For more information and to find a local chapter: www.pflag.org
Website 1 URL http://www.pflag.org
Resource Pine Castle School
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Disability Category Developmental / Intellectual Disabilities
Topic or Specialty Service Providers
Short Desc. School for adults with developmental disabilities.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description Pine Castle is a leader in serving adults with intellectual and other disabilities and providing support to their families across Northeast Florida. We are committed to assisting anyone with a disability, regardless of its severity. Whether it’s teaching a new social or self-care skill, providing group activities, offering vocational training, providing comfortable group homes, or helping with a job search – everything we do supports a single goal: empower people to achieve their highest potential where they live, learn, work, and play.
Address Line 1 4911 Spring Park Road
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32207
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://www.pinecastle.org/
Phone 1 Number (904) 733-2650
Fax Number (904) 733-2681
Resource Play Works Therapies Summer Camp (Jacksonville – Duval County)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Summer Camps
Short Desc. Program for typical developing children and children with many different exceptionalities from 18 months to 6 years old.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description The program is taught by Infant Toddler Development Specialists and Speech Language Pathologists. Nine week program beginning June 16th, where you can pick which weeks you want your child to attend. Each week has a theme such as, “Mad Scientists Week” or “Bugs and Blooms Week.” Registration Fee: $30.00. Cost for Camp: 2 days/ $60 per week, 3 days/ $90 per week, 4 days/ $120 per week, 5 days/ $140 per week. Before and after care available.
Contact Person Jill Motsett
Phone 1 Number 904-288-8910
Resource Poseidon Handicap Scuba Adventures
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Recreation
Short Desc. Teaching underwater educational programs to disabled individuals
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served In Florida / Out of Catchment Area
Long Description A non-profit organization, dedicates itself to improving the physical and social well being of people with disabilities by teaching underwater educational programs to disabled individuals utilizing the Handicap Scuba Association guidelines.
Website 1 Description main
Website 1 URL http://phsa.us/website/
Resource Poseidon Handicap Scuba Adventures
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Recreation
Area Served National
Long Description A non-profit organization, dedicates itself to improving the physical and social well being of people with disabilities by teaching underwater educational programs to disabled individuals utilizing the Handicap Scuba Association guidelines.
Website 1 URL http://phsa.us/website/
Resource Positive Family Intervention Project
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Mental Health
Area Served Florida
Long Description Collaborative effort between the University of South Florida (USF) and the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities (CARD) housed at USF’s St. Petersburg campus. The project is a research study that has been designed to evaluate two approaches to parent education, both of which have been proven to be effective in improving children’s behavior. Parents participating in this study will receive training and assistance in positive behavior support for their young child with a developmental disability. For more information contact Meme Hieneman, PH.D. at 727-873-4814 or go to:
Website 1 URL http://www.stpt.usf.edu/coas/pfi/index.htm
Resource Post- Secondary Education Programs Network (PEPNet)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Post-Secondary Education
Area Served National
Long Description PEPNet’s national network of regional centers provides resources, information, in-service training, and expertise to enhance educational opportunities for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families.
Website 1 URL http://www.pepnet.org
Resource Power Me Kids! (Orange County)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Summer Camps
Short Desc. Academic preparatory summer program for 4-5 year olds.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Orange
Long Description Enhance your child’s sensory integration and neuromuscular development to support age appropriate engagement in self-care tasks, pre-reading/writing/math, athletic activities, social routines, art and music. Camp is in Maitland.
Website 1 URL http://www.alltherapyconnection.com/PowerMeKids.html
Resource Questions About Kids
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Mental Health
Area Served National
Long Description Information series on the topics of Social and Emotional Growth, Challenging Behaviors, and Mental Health – published by CEED. Tackles common issues of concern to parents and professionals. Each issue addresses one question about young children.
Website 1 URL http://education.umn.edu/ceed/publications/questionsaboutkids/
Resource Safe Children Coalition
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Serves DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Manatee
Long Description The Safe Children Coalition is a community coalition blending available resources to assist abused and neglected children and their families in reaching permanency in a safe and stable environment.
County Manatee CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL http://safechildrencoalition.org/index.cfm
Email cr@thesarasotay.org
Resource Safe Children Coalition
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Serves DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Sarasota
Long Description The Safe Children Coalition is a community coalition blending available resources to assist abused and neglected children and their families in reaching permanency in a safe and stable environment.
County Sarasota CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL http://safechildrencoalition.org/index.cfm
Email cr@thesarasotay.org
Resource Safe Children Coalition
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Serves DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served DeSoto
Long Description The Safe Children Coalition is a community coalition blending available resources to assist abused and neglected children and their families in reaching permanency in a safe and stable environment.
County DeSoto CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL http://safechildrencoalition.org/index.cfm
Email cr@thesarasotay.org
Resource School Readiness Child Care Financial Assistance
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description Through the Early Learning coalition of Duval. ELC of Duval can help you with child care costs if you are working and/or attending school (full-time) and you meet the income requirements.
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://elcofduval.org/cfr_choosequality.asp
Phone 1 Number 904-208-2044 x1
Resource Self Reliance Center for Independent Living
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Serves children and adults with disabilities in Hillsborough County.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Hillsborough
Long Description Self Reliance is a cross disability agency providing services to both children and adults with disabilities (regardless of age and type of disability) to identify and overcome barriers to independence in their lives.
Address Line 1 8901 N. Armenia Ave.
City Tampa State FL Zip 33604
County Hillsborough CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://self-reliance.org/
Phone 1 Description Voice Phone 1 Number 813-375-3965
Phone 2 Description TTY Phone 2 Number 813 375 3972
Email gmartoccio@self-reliance.org
Resource Seminole Family Aquatic Center
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Recreation
Short Desc. City of Seminole Aquatics Program.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Pinellas
Long Description Our Swim Lesson program continues the proud tradition of teaching people to swim and be safer in, on and around the water. In addition, the program includes courses for all age groups and varying abilities to help teach all how to enjoy the water safely and how to stay safe in the event of an emergency.
Address Line 1 9100 113th St. N
City Seminole State FL Zip 33772
County Pinellas CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://www.myseminole.com
Phone 1 Number (727) 397-6085
Email ktickner@myseminole.com
Resource Sibling Support Project
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Support Groups
Area Served National
Long Description The Sibling Support Project is the only national effort dedicated to the interests of over six million brothers and sisters of people with special health, mental health, and developmental needs.
Website 1 URL http://www.siblingsupport.org/
Resource Southeast Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * General Information
Area Served National
Long Description The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) has established ten regional centers to provide information, training, and technical assistance to employers, people with disabilities, and other entities with responsibilities under the ADA.
Website 1 Description main
Website 1 URL http://www.sedbtac.org
Phone 1 Description V/TTY Phone 1 Number 800-949-4232
Resource Space Coast Center for Independent Living
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Brevard
Long Description Our Mission is to provide programs and services that promote independence, create change and empower people with disabilities to achieve equality and inclusion within their home, work and community.
Address Line 1 571 Haverty Court, Suite W
City Rockledge State FL Zip 32955
County Brevard CFPC Region Southeast
Website 1 URL http://www.sccil.net/
Phone 1 Number 321-633-6011
Resource Space Coast Center for Independent Living
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Serves Brevard and Indian River counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Indian River
Long Description Our Mission is to provide programs and services that promote independence, create change and empower people with disabilities to achieve equality and inclusion within their home, work and community.
Address Line 1 571 Haverty Court, Suite W
City Rockledge State FL Zip 32955
County Brevard CFPC Region Southeast
Website 1 URL http://www.sccil.net/
Phone 1 Number 321-633-6011
Resource Special Kids Dance, Inc.
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Recreation
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Pinellas
Long Description Providing classes in Ballet, Tap and Hip Hop to children and young adults with special needs. We believe in helping children with disabilities be the best they can be.
Address Line 1 Mailing Address: 8537 Rose Terrace North
City Largo State FL Zip 33777
County Pinellas CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://www.specialkidsdance.org/index.html
Contact Person Lisa Fultz Contact Person Title Founder and President
Phone 1 Number (727) 394-2636
Email specialkidsdance@hotmail.com
Resource Special Olympics Florida
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Recreation
Short Desc. The mission of Special Olympics Florida is to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports.
Area Served Florida
Long Description The ultimate objective of Special Olympics Florida is to help people with intellectual disabilities participate as productive and respected members of the community.
Website 1 URL http://specialolympicsflorida.org/
Resource St. Ignatius Food Pantry
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Disability Category Other
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Food pantry only.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Pinellas
Address Line 1 715 East Orange St.
City Tarpon Springs State FL Zip 34689-4208
County Pinellas CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://www.st.ignatius.net/search/results?s=food+pantry&action=Search&action=Search
Phone 1 Description Office Phone 1 Number (727) 937-4050 ext. 201
Fax Number Fax: 727-943-0676
Resource Suncoast Center For Independent Living, Inc.
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Serves Manatee and Sarasota counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Sarasota
Long Description A non profit organization providing services to people with disabilities within Sarasota and Manatee Counties. Our goal is to empower people with disabilities to take charge of their lives and guide them through their own destinies.
Address Line 1 3281 17th Street
City Sarasota State FL Zip 34235
County Sarasota CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL http://www.scil4u.org
Phone 1 Number 941-351-9545
Fax Number 941-316-9320
Resource Suncoast Center For Independent Living, Inc.
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Serves Manatee and Sarasota counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Manatee
Long Description A non profit organization providing services to people with disabilities within Sarasota and Manatee Counties. Our goal is to empower people with disabilities to take charge of their lives and guide them through their own destinies.
Address Line 1 3281 17th Street
City Sarasota State FL Zip 34235
County Sarasota CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL http://www.scil4u.org
Phone 1 Number 941-351-9545
Fax Number 941-316-9320
Resource Sunrise of Pasco County, Inc.
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Adult Services
Short Desc. Domestic violence & sexual assault.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Pasco
Long Description Full-service domestic violence and sexual assault center providing a safe place for victims to heal and to plan their future. Established in 1982, our private, non-profit organization provides a wide range of services to help victims and their children survive the aftermath of abuse and to move towards safe and enriching lives.
Address Line 1 P.O. Box 928
City Dade City State FL Zip 33526
County Pasco CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://www.sunrisepasco.org/index.html
Phone 1 Description Pasco County Toll Free Rape Hotline Phone 1 Number 888-668-RAPE (7273)
Phone 2 Description Administrative Office Phone 2 Number (352) 521-3358
Resource SWFL Chapter of the American Red Cross
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Disability Category Other
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Disaster relief in Charlotte, DeSoto, Hardee, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sarasota counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County
Long Description We provide food and shelter in emergencies, assist members of our armed forces and their families, teach lifesaving skills, and more. All American Red Cross disaster assistance is free, made possible by voluntary donations of time and money from the American people.
Address Line 1 2001 Cantu Court
City Sarasota State FL Zip 34232
County Sarasota CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL http://www.redcross.org/fl/tampa-bay/about/locations
Phone 1 Number 941-379-9300
Resource Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention (TACSEI)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Mental Health
Area Served National
Long Description TACSEI synthesizes and disseminates research findings on evidence-based models and practices for children and families served by IDEA. The result is that decision makers, caregivers and service providers have an enhanced awareness of, understanding of, and ability to use evidence based practices to improve the social-emotional outcomes for young children with, or at risk for, delays or disabilities.
Website 1 URL http://www.challengingbehavior.org
Resource Technology & Learning Connections (TLC)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Assistive Technology
Short Desc. Increasing student achievement through the systemic alignment of technology, policies, and curriculum in a multi-tiered system of supports.
Area Served Florida
Long Description The Technology & Learning Connections (TLC) Team is a part of Florida�s Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) through the Problem Solving/Response to Intervention Project at the University of South Florida. Our services support the local development of highly effective classrooms for all students based on the Florida Standards in a multi-tiered system of supports.
Website 1 URL http://www.tlc-mtss.com/
Contact Person Debra Davis Contact Person Title State Technology Team Coordinator
Phone 1 Description David Davis Phone 1 Number 850-778-1641
Email david@tlc-mtss.com
Resource Tender Care Medical Services of Spring Hill
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Vendors
Short Desc. Home medical services.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Hernando
Long Description Our program is designed for the child who lives at home, but still needs specialized care. The services offered by our center is designed to minimize the need for re-hospitalization and provide an alternative choice for the families of children with special needs.
Address Line 1 306 Beverly Ct
City Spring Hill State FL Zip 34606
County Hernando CFPC Region West Central
Website 1 URL http://tendercarecenters.com/
Phone 1 Number (352) 683-6831
Resource Tender Care Medical Services of St John’s County
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Vendors
Short Desc. Home medical services.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served St. Johns
Long Description Our program is designed for the child who lives at home, but still needs specialized care. The services offered by our center is designed to minimize the need for re-hospitalization and provide an alternative choice for the families of children with special needs.
Address Line 1 910. S. Winterhawk Dr. Ste 101
City St. Augustine State FL Zip 32086
County St. Johns CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://tendercarecenters.com/
Phone 1 Number (904) 217-7648
Resource The Able Trust
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Disability Category Other
Topic or Specialty Transition
Short Desc. Its mission is to be a key leader in providing Floridians with disabilities opportunities for successful employment
Area Served Florida
Long Description The Able Trust youth programs provide career development and transition to almost 2,000 students with disabilities annually, helping to reduce the dropout rate and prepare young adults for life beyond high school.
Address Line 1 3320 Thomasville Road
Address Line 2 Suite 200
City Tallahassee State Fl Zip 32308
County In Florida / Out of Catchment Area CFPC Region n/a
Website 1 URL http://www.abletrust.org/
Phone 1 Number 850-224-4493
Email info@abletrust.org
Resource The Arc Jacksonville College Experience
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Disability Category Developmental / Intellectual Disabilities
Topic or Specialty Transition
Short Desc. On Campus Transition
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Education Publication Topic Other
Long Description Students with intellectual disabilities enjoy the college experience through The Arc Jacksonville On Campus Transition (OCT) Program at the University of North Florida. Through OCT, young adults can transition into adulthood alongside their contemporaries, maturing together in an environment that fosters independence while including supports. The Arc Jacksonville�s OCT serves young persons ages 18+, who have completed high school course work.
Address Line 1 1 UNF Drive (Building 57, Room 2800)
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32224
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://www.arcjacksonville.org/college-experience-oct/
Phone 1 Number 904.620.3890
Email coeoct@unf.edu
Resource The Bridge of Northeast Florida
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Neighborhood program providing after-school activities for at-risk youth.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description The Bridge of Northeast Florida Inc. is a unique 501 © (3) agency whose goal is to provide the children that live in some of Jacksonville’s most crime infested, impoverished neighborhoods with the opportunities they need to overcome barriers and to support them as they aspire to better their lives. While there are other neighborhood programs providing after-school activities, only The Bridge operates a “holistic” model that addresses academics, health, social enrichment, mentoring, job skills training and jobs.
Address Line 1 1824 Pearl Street
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32206
County Duval
Website 1 URL http://www.bridgejax.com/
Phone 1 Description General Information Phone 1 Number 904/354-7799
Phone 2 Description Program Information Phone 2 Number 904/354-7799 X125
Resource The Coalition for Independent Living Options, Inc.(CILO)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Serves Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Okeechobee
Long Description CILO provides the four core services: Advocacy; Information & Referral; Independent Living Skills; and Peer Support, as well as a wide variety of other services including Victim’s Advocacy, Veteran’s Transition services, Nursing Home Transition services, After-School and Summer programs for teens, emergency financial assistance, and disability sensitivity seminars. Most of our services are completely free of charge. Browse our site and please contact us.
Address Line 1 TD Bank Building
Address Line 2 8000 South US Hwy. 1, Suite 304
City Port St. Lucie State FL Zip 34952
County St. Lucie CFPC Region Southeast
Website 1 URL http://www.cilo.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.main&
Phone 1 Number (772) 878-3500
Fax Number (772) 878-3344
Resource The Coalition for Independent Living Options, Inc.(CILO)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Serves Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie counties.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served St. Lucie
Long Description CILO provides the four core services: Advocacy; Information & Referral; Independent Living Skills; and Peer Support, as well as a wide variety of other services including Victim’s Advocacy, Veteran’s Transition services, Nursing Home Transition services, After-School and Summer programs for teens, emergency financial assistance, and disability sensitivity seminars. Most of our services are completely free of charge. Browse our site and please contact us.
Address Line 1 TD Bank Building
Address Line 2 8000 South US Hwy. 1, Suite 304
City Port St. Lucie State FL Zip 34952
County St. Lucie CFPC Region Southeast
Website 1 URL http://www.cilo.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.main&
Phone 1 Number (772) 878-3500
Fax Number (772) 878-3344
Resource The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * EDUCATION
Area Served National
Long Description ERIC – the Education Resources Information Center – is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC provides ready access to education literature to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research.
Website 1 URL http://eric.ed.gov/
Resource The Morgan Project
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * Disabilities – General
Short Desc. Pediatric Disability Equipment Exchange Program
Area Served Florida
Long Description Medical equipment and supplies are made available through The M.O.R.G.A.N. Project to families who would otherwise be unable to obtain the equipment necessary for the care of their medically fragile child.
Address Line 1 4241 N. Highway 1
City Melbourne State FL Zip 32935
County Brevard CFPC Region Southeast
Website 1 URL http://www.themorganproject.org/
Phone 1 Description Office Phone 1 Number 321-506-2707
Resource The Salvation Army of Northeast Florida
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Service Providers
Short Desc. Child Development Center
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description The Salvation Army Child Development Center has been providing excellent care and school-readiness programming for children from six weeks to 12 years of age since 1998. Located at the corner of Ocean and Monroe Streets in revitalized downtown Jacksonville, our modern two-story facility boasts a sunny-but-safe outdoor playground, specialized classroom spaces for children of different ages, and well-trained, fun-loving teachers who take seriously your decision to entrust your children to our care. Our well-rounded program includes a developmentally appropriate Christian learning curriculum, creative opportunities in music and art, monthly field trips and nutritious meals and snacks.
Address Line 1 318 North Ocean Street
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32202
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 Description Child Development Center page
Website 1 URL http://salvationarmynefl.org/programsthathelp/the-salvation-army-child-development-center/
Website 2 Description Main page
Website 2 URL http://salvationarmynefl.org/
Contact Person Kristin Smith-Jones
Phone 1 Description Kristin Smith-Jones Phone 1 Number (904) 301-4861
Resource The Sulzbacher Center
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description Homeless shelter which offers housing, case management, medical and dental care. The HOPE Team focuses on unsheltered homeless persons with all types of disabilities and illnesses in need of immediate or emergency care due to a life-threatening injury and/or physical illness.
Address Line 1 611 East Adams Street
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32202
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://www.sulzbachercenter.org/
Phone 1 Description Main Phone 1 Number 904-359-0457
Phone 2 Description Downtown Behavioral Health Clinic Phone 2 Number 904-394-1656
Resource ThinkCollege.net
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Post-Secondary Education
Area Served National
Long Description Youth with intellectual disabilities have not had many chances to go to college. This is changing as individuals across the country begin to create opportunities for these youth to reap the benefits of postsecondary education. This website will provide information and links to anyone interested in finding out more about the possibilities. The site is divided into sections for students, family members, and professionals and features a searchable database of post-secondary programs that support youth with intellectual disabilities, a discussion board, a listserv, and a wide variety of web-based resources.
Website 1 URL http://www.thinkcollege.net
Resource TOPSoccer
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Recreation
Short Desc. Official program for young athletes with disabilities.
Area Served National
Long Description TOPSoccer is a modified version of the game of soccer, designed to provide opportunities for special needs children ages 4-19. It provides a very affordable opportunity for fitness, fun and building self-esteem.
Website 1 URL http://www.topsoccer.us/Index.cfm
Resource Turning Points
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Help and hope for men, women and children who are at risk of homelessness or who are homeless.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Manatee
Long Description If you are struggling financially, especially with a sustainable housing situation, we can likely help you or refer you to a partner agency that can. We provide our own services and work closely with a number of partners in the Manatee County area to serve people in your situation. Specifically, we provide services to qualifying households and individuals ranging from helping you obtain a state identification card or birth certificate, searching for and applying for jobs, food assistance (food stamps), to financial assistance with housing related costs and free medical and dental care. Please refer here �Get Help� page for additional information. If you are unsure of whether we or one of our partners can help you please don�t hesitate to call us at 941-747-1509.
Address Line 1 One Stop Center
Address Line 2 701 17th Ave West
City Bradenton State FL
County Manatee CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL www.cchomeless.org
Phone 1 Number 941-747-1509
Resource United States Business Leadership Network
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Employment
Area Served National
Long Description The US Business Leadership Network (USBLN) is a national non-profit that helps business drive performance by leveraging disability inclusion in the workplace, supply chain, and marketplace.
Website 1 URL http://www.usbln.org
Resource United Way 2-1-1 of Manasota
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * General Information
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Sarasota
Long Description * 2-1-1 is an, easy to remember, three digit phone number * When you dial 2-1-1, you will be connected with an Information and Referral (I&R) Specialist * Let the I&R Specialist know what type of problem you are having * The I&R Specialist will then help lead you to an agency or program, that can
Website 1 URL https://211suncoast.communityos.org/cms//
Resource United Way 2-1-1 of Manasota
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty * General Information
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Manatee
Long Description * 2-1-1 is an, easy to remember, three digit phone number
* When you dial 2-1-1, you will be connected with an Information and Referral (I&R) Specialist
* Let the I&R Specialist know what type of problem you are having
* The I&R Specialist will then help lead you to an agency or program, that can
County Manatee CFPC Region Southwest
Website 1 URL https://211suncoast.communityos.org/cms//
Resource United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties, Inc.
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Disability Category Other
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Short Desc. Mission:To inspire long-term social change by impacting the building blocks of Education, Income, Health and Basic Needs.
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Lake
Long Description United Way�s Philosophy: United Way is working to advance the common good by focusing on education, income and health. These are the building blocks for a good life�a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health.
Address Line 1 P.O. Box 490720
City Leesburg State FL Zip 34749
County Lake CFPC Region Central Florida
Website 1 URL www.uwls.org
Phone 1 Number 352-787-7530
Fax Number 352-787-6048
Resource United Way of Northeast Florida
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Duval
Long Description MISSION: United Way provides leadership, resources and focus to change lives in our community by creating sustainable improvements in education, income and health.VISION: United Way of Northeast Florida is a leader in ensuring:Children enter kindergarten ready to succeed and students stay in school through graduation; Individuals and families have the opportunity to achieve financial stability; People have the opportunity to lead healthy and engaged lives
Address Line 1 1301 Riverplace Blvd., Ste. 400
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32207
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://www.unitedwaynefl.org/
Phone 1 Number 904.390.3200
Email mail@uwnefl.org
Resource United Way of Northeast Florida
Resource Type Other Organization / Agency
Topic or Specialty Social Services
Area Served Specific Florida County Specific County Served Clay
Long Description MISSION: United Way provides leadership, resources and focus to change lives in our community by creating sustainable improvements in education, income and health.VISION: United Way of Northeast Florida is a leader in ensuring:Children enter kindergarten ready to succeed and students stay in school through graduation; Individuals and families have the opportunity to achieve financial stability; People have the opportunity to lead healthy and engaged lives
Address Line 1 1301 Riverplace Blvd., Ste. 400
City Jacksonville State FL Zip 32207
County Duval CFPC Region Northeast
Website 1 URL http://www.unitedwaynefl.org/
Phone 1 Number 904.390.3200
Email mail@uwnefl.org