Helpful Agencies (Various from DCPS listing)

Counseling Services Child Guidance Center 904-448-4700 5776 St. Augustine Rd Jacksonville, FL 32207 www.childguidancecenter.org Provides behavioral health counseling and treatment services for children ages 3-18 and their families.

Community Hospice of N.E. Florida8209 1842 King St. Ste 103 Jacksonville, FL 32204 www.dcfl.org

Counseling: individual, family and marriage.

Duval County Extension Services 904- 387-8850 Sandra Moody- family consumer sciences 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday 1010 N. McDuff Ave. Jacksonville, FL 32254 www.duval.ifas.ufl.edu

Food & nutrition service, financial, gardening, premarital counseling, parenting, 4-H Clubs 2 Family Foundations 904-396-4846 1639 Atlantic Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32207 www.familyfoundationsjax.org Provides budget counseling, debt management, credit report counseling, pre/post bankruptcy counseling, mortgage delinquency counseling and pre/post-purchasing housing counseling; family, couple and individual counseling; domestic violence and alcohol assessments.

Family Support Services 904-348-3251 4057 Carmichael Ave. Ste. 101 Jacksonville, FL 32207 www.fssjax.org

Foster care, adoption Florida Love Line 1-800-FLA-LOVE 1-800-352-5683 The phone line is for parents, family members, caregivers and professionals helping families. Call the free service to speak with a trained counselor who will: listen to your concerns, talk with you about parenting issues, and suggest people who can help you.

Gateway Community Services 904-387-4661 555 Stockton St Jacksonville, FL www.gatewaycommunity.com Gateway provides comprehensive prevention/intervention treatment services. Services include detoxification, crisis intervention, assessment, individual and group therapy, family therapy, relapse prevention and aftercare. Helping at Risk Kids (HARK) 904-354-0076

Hubbard House Educational support for 3-17 age children who have witnessed abuse. 3 Jacksonville Urban League- Head Start 904-598-0607 521 W Ashley St Jacksonville, FL www.jaxul.org Jacksonville Urban League-HeadStart administers the Federal early learning program, HeadStart, as well as early childhood and health services (including dental and nutrition services) and family & community Partnerships (including the Responsible Fatherhood Program and Healthy Marriages/Healthy Families).

JASMYN 904-389-0089 www.jasmyn.org Support for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender youth Rainbows Gloria Satterlee Alford: 904- 230-0873 11730 Old St. Augustine Rd., Jacksonville FL 32258

Grief Support Group for children. Youth Crisis Center 904-720-0002 3015 Parental Home Road Jacksonville, FL 32216 www.youthcrisiscenter.org

 

Disaster Safety for People with Disabilities: What to Do When Emergency Weather Strikes
https://www.redfin.com/blog/disaster-safety-for-people-with-disabilities

How to Explain Disability to a Child
http://www.mychildwithoutlimits.org/act/family-life/how-to-explain-disability-to-a-child/

The Guide to Buying Used Accessible Vehicles for Disability Accommodation
http://www.lagrangecountrydodge.com/blog/2016/october/12/guide-buying-used-accessible-vehicles.htm

Life Planning for Children and Adults with Special Needs
http://fcsn.org/newsletter/2014/fall-2014/life-planning

Grants for Home Modification: 16 Resources for Homeowners with Disabilities
http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/grants-for-home-modification/

Tips for Travelers with Disabilities
https://www.ricksteves.com/travel-tips/trip-planning/travelers-with-disabilities

Wheelchair and Handicap Ramp Cost Guide
http://www.improvenet.com/r/costs-and-prices/handicap-ramp-cost

Developing an Accessible Workplace
https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/tools-and-samples/toolkits/pages/developinganaccessibleworkplace.aspx

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