Partnerships

Please learn about our Partners and explore other resources by visiting our Partner web sites:

Florida State-Wide Partners

Able Trust

http://www.abletrust.org/

Agency for Persons with Disabilities

http://www.apd.myflorida.com

Alzheimer’s Community Care

http://www.alzcare.org/

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County

http://www.ecctampabay.org

Elder Options

http://www.agingresources.org/

Florida Alliance for Assitive Services and Technology (FAAST)

http://www.faast.org/

North East Florida Area Health Education Center

http://www.northfloridaahec.org/

The Florida Senior Safety Resource Center

https://www.rightservicefl.org/node/20092

Florida Center for Inclusive Communities

http://flfcic.fmhi.usf.edu/

Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

www.FCCDHH.org

Florida Department of Health

Bureau of Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program
http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/brain-and-spinal-cord-injuries/index.html
Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/index.html
Children’s Medical Services
http://www.floridahealth.gov/healthy-people-and-families/childrens-health/childrens-medical-services/index.html
Maternal and Child Health
http://www.floridahealth.gov/healthy-people-and-families/womens-health/index.html
Women, Infants and Children
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/family/wic/

Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc.

http://www.fddc.org/

Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS)

www.fdlrssprings.org

Florida Disabled Outdoors Association

www.fdoa.org

Florida Division of Emergency Management

http://www.floridadisaster.org/

Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

http://www.rehabworks.org/

Florida Lifespan Respite Alliance

https://www.fllifespanrespite.com/

Florida Office for Elder Affairs

http://elderaffairs.state.fl.us/

FAVI Deaf-Blind Collaborative 

www.deafblind.ufl.edu

Florida Special Olympics

http://www.specialolympicsflorida.org/

Jacksonville Health and Transition Services (Jax HATS)

http://hscj.ufl.edu/jaxhats/

Mailman Center for Child Development, University of Miami

http://mailmancenter.org/

Noah’s Endeavour: Inclusive Community Recreation

http://noahsendeavor.org/

North Central Florida Center for Independent Living

http://www.cilncf.org/

Suwannee River Area Health Education

http://srahec.org/

UF Health (Formerly Shands Hospital) at the University of Florida

https://ufhealth.org/

University of Florida College of Dentistry

http://www.dental.ufl.edu/

University of Florida Disability Resource Office

http://www.dso.ufl.edu/drc/

University of Florida Disability Services

http://www.ufl.edu/disability/

University of Florida Institute for Child Health Policy

http://ichp.ufl.edu/

Veterans Administration Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center (RORC)

http://www.rorc.research.va.gov/

Nation Wide Partners and Information Centers

American Association for Health and Disability (AAHD)

http://www.aahd.us/

Association of University Centers on Disability (AUCD)

http://www.aucd.org/template/index.cfm

Amputee Coalition of America

www.amputee-coalition.org

Christopher & Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center (PRC)

https://www.christopherreeve.org/living-with-paralysis/about-the-paralysis-resource-center

National Center on Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD)

www.ncpad.org

Special Olympics

ww.specialolympics.org

Additional Elder Programs and Services

Aging in Place Checklist

http://www.safemobilityfl.com/AginginPlace.htm

National Association for Home Health and Hospice

http://www.nahc.org/

Skilled Nursing Facilities.org

http://www.skillednursingfacilities.org/directory/fl/

Home Health Agencies Directory

http://www.homehealthcareagencies.com/directory/fl/

Administration for Community Living

https://www.acl.gov/

Florida Adult Daycare Directory

http://www.adultdaycare.org/directory/fl/

National Adult Day Services Association

http://www.nadsa.org/

Resources for Persons with Sensory Disabilities

Civil Rights & Federal Laws for Persons with Sensory Disabilities

State Agencies
Agency for Healthcare Administration (AHCA)

http://ahca.myflorida.com/

Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD)

www.apd.myflorida.com

Department of Children and Families

www.myflfamilies.com

Department of Education

http://www.fldoe.org/academics/exceptional-student-edu/

Florida Department of Elder Affairs

www.elderaffairs.state.fl.us

Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
http://www.floridahealth.gov/provider-and-partner-resources/fccdhh/
Florida Department of Veterans Affairs

www.floridavets.org

Division of Blind Services

http://dbs.myflorida.com/

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

http://www.rehabworks.org/

Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technologies (FAAST)

www.faast.org

Florida Court System

www.flcourts.org

Non-State Agencies

Association for Late Deafened Adults – Florida Suncoast Chapter (ALDA-FL)
www.aldasuncoast.com
Beginnings for Parents of Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
www.ncbegin.org
Bureau of Exceptional Education & Student Services Discretionary Projects
http://www.fldoe.org/academics/exceptional-student-edu/index.stml
Communications Access Inc. (CAI)
www.communicationaccess.org
Deaf Service Center Association
http://ip-192-186-251-242.ip.secureserver.net/deaf-service-center-association.html
Disability Rights Florida
www.disabilityrightsflorida.org
Hearing Loss Association of Florida (HLA-FL)
www.hla-fl.org
Florida Association of the Deaf
www.fadcentral.org
Florida CART Providers
www.stenosearch.com/_connect/cart_reporters.htm#Florida_CART_Providers
Florida Deaf Blind Association
www.fldeafblind.org
Florida Hands and Voices
http://www.flhv.org/
Florida Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (FRID)
www.fridcentral.org
Florida School for the Deaf and Blind
www.fsdb.k12.fl.us
Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. (FTRI)
www.ftri.org
Florida Vocational Rehabilitation Programs
www.rehabworks.org/programs.shtml
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)
www.rid.org

 

Interpreter Information

Interpreter Training Programs
http://www.floridahealth.gov/provider-and-partner-resources/fccdhh/communication-and-assistive-technology/interpreter-training-programs.html
Tips for Working With Interpreters
http://www.floridahealth.gov/provider-and-partner-resources/fccdhh/communication-and-assistive-technology/working-with-interpreters.html

American Sign Language Resource Guide

American Sign Language Resource Guide

https://usinsuranceagents.com/family-health-reference-to-asl/

 

Assistive Devices, Services and Telephones

Florida Relay Service
http://www.floridahealth.gov/provider-and-partner-resources/fccdhh/communication-and-assistive-technology/florida-relay-service.html

 

Resources for Students

http://www.onlinecolleges.net/for-students/college-accessibility-visually-impaired-students/ 

http://www.onlinecolleges.net/for-students/students-with-disabilities/

http://collegestats.org/resources/mental-health-guide/

https://www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/

https://www.purdueglobal.edu/blog/student-life/college-students-guide-to-depression/ 

https://www.goodeyes.com/blog/resources-for-visually-impaired-students/

https://www.publicservicedegrees.org/online-degrees/

Online Schools & Programs in Healthcare – https://www.edumed.org/online-schools/

Resources for Veterans

http://www.expertise.com/small-business/veteran-business-resources

 

Autism Resources

Accommodations for Students with Autism

Guide to Better Sleep for Kids with Autism

Autism Resource Center

Creating an Autism Friendly Home

Autism Support Network Resources

Planning a Move with Autism

30 Ways to Celebrate Autism Awareness Month

Autism and Travel

Planning Trips for Children with Autism 

Autism Parenting Magazine 

Additional Resources

https://www.mattressclarity.com/blog/sleep-disabilities-everything-should-know/

http://www.thesimpledollar.com/disability-benefits-guide/

https://www.moneygeek.com/insurance/auto/resources/people-with-disabilities/

https://www.moneygeek.com/mortgage/resources/home-modification-for-disability/

https://www.moneygeek.com/careers/resources/workers-with-disabilities-and-ada/

Renters Rights and Housing Assistance for People with Disabilities

Rental Housing Rights for Disabled Tenants 

Home Modifications for Adults with Special Needs

Special Needs Checklist: How Disability-Friendly is Your City?

Vocational Training for Adults with Special Needs

How to Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits

Tips to Assist a Family Caregiver

Visual Impairment Statistics 

https://contractoradvisorly.com/home-remodeling-for-people-with-disabilities/

https://alcoholrehabhelp.org/

Senior Internet Safety
https://decisiondata.org/news/how-to-connect-to-the-digital-world-as-a-senior/

Senior Internet Discounts
https://decisiondata.org/internet-service-discounts-for-seniors/