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AARP, Florida

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The Administration for Community Living (ACL) was created around the fundamental principle that older adults and people with disabilities of all ages should be able to live where they choose, with the people they choose, and participate fully in their communities.

By funding the services and supports provided by networks of community-based organizations, and through investments in research and innovation, ACL helps make this principle a reality for millions of Americans.

ACTS 2

The ACTS 2 Project provides support to African-American Alzheimer’s caregivers. Through our FREE caregiving support sessions you will learn the essential skills needed to support your loved ones. In addition, ACTS 2 will provide FREE telephone-based training and support sessions when you need them. .

Agency for Healthcare Administration

The Agency for Healthcare Administration has resources for Florida health care providers and consumers alike.

Aging With Dignity

“Five Wishes” living will.

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resources

Attorney General of Florida

The Attorney General's Office provides information on consumer protection, crime prevention, and crime victim's services.

Big Bend 2-1-1

2-1-1 Big Bend provides a 24 hour free community hotline service called Helpline 2-1-1 offering individual, confidential counseling and human service information.

Department of Elder Affairs, Florida

The Department of Elder Affairs is Florida’s state unit on aging; this site contains information about health and wellness, long-term care, community-based care, projects and publications, and demographic profiles.

Florida Council on Aging

FCOA is Florida’s only statewide association that represents all aging interests and many different disciplines. Membership is open to any individual or organization in Florida interested in aging.

Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling, Inc.

The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) provides information and support services for problem gamblers, their families, employers and others.

Florida Telecommunications Relay

The Florida Telecommunications Relay is a statewide organization that administers the Specialized Telecommunications Equipment Distribution Program for citizens of Florida who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf/Blind and Speech Impaired. Also provides a Relay service (dial 711) that enables hearing and/or speech impaired individuals to communicate by telephone with others who do not have special equipment.

GovBenefits Partnership

Benefits.gov is the official benefits website of the U.S. government, with information on over 1,000 benefit and assistance programs.

Medicare and Medicaid Resources

National Council on Aging

The National Council on Aging site provides information about programs to help older adults remain healthy and independent, find jobs, increase access to benefits programs, and discover meaningful ways to continue contributing to society.

Quit Smoking

Quit Smoking & Breathe Easy Making a plan to quit smoking is the first step to quitting for good. Take the first step, and say goodbye to cigarettes forever. Go to Quitday.org to see how smoking accelerates aging and more. Visit the American Cancer Society for additional information.

Safe and Mobile Seniors

Safe and Mobile Seniors is a virtual "one stop shop" for transportation safety and mobility information for drivers and pedestrians 65 years and older living in Florida.

Senior Employment Information

  • Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is administered by the U.S. Department of Labor and serves low-income persons who are 55 and older and have poor employment prospects. Eligible individuals are placed in part-time community service positions with a goal of transitioning to unsubsidized employment.
  • Employ Florida Marketplace Florida's official online portal to virtual job-matching services and many other workforce resources. It's a powerful tool, created through partnership between government and the private sector, to respond to workforce needs in our state.

Tallahassee Senior Center

The Tallahassee Senior Center is the nationally accredited senior center located in the State Capital.

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