Department of Children and Families provides Adult Protective Services. They help adults who may be at risk of being harmed or neglected. DCF also helps adults who are unable to take care of themselves. Clients may be elderly or have a disability. Please call 1.800.962.2873 or visit website for more information.
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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 or contact the Elder Helpline at 866.467.4624 directly.
The Alzheimer’s Project provides comfort, support, and assistance to those with memory disorders and their caregivers. Located in the Big Bend area of Northwest Florida. Services are free to participants.
- Respite Services
- Support Groups
- Educational Courses for Caregivers
Big Bend Hospice provides care to eligible patients and their loved ones.
- Grief Support
- Music Therapy
- Personal Physician
- Spiritual Care
Please call or visit website for more information.
The NIA offers information and resources on aging. They help others learn to be caregivers. This is for a friend or family member with a serious health condition. Please call or visit website for more information.
Toll Free: 1.800.222.2225
The Apalachee Center helps people recover from emotional, mental and substance abuse issues. Call or visit the website to see how they can help.
24/7 Crisis Line: 1.800.342.0774
TDD Line: 850.523.3266
- Inpatient Services
- Outpatient Services
- Residential Services
- Telehealth Services
Apalachee Center – Franklin County
159 12th St
Apalachicola, Florida 32320
The Elder Abuse Awareness/Prevention program ensures that older adults, caregivers and professionals receive information and training for elder rights.
Elder Day Stay is an adult day care center for seniors who need daytime supervision.
Call for more information.
The Eldercare Locator helps older adults and caregivers find state and local resources. It is a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging.
Please call or visit the website to learn more.
Home Health Care Agencies provides referrals. A care advisor may be available to speak with you about your options. Please call or visit website for more information.