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Community Resources                               

Note: This page of links and phone numbers are provided as a courtesy and convenience to assist in helping you provide needs for your family. We do not claim any responsibility for the accuracy, integrity or ease of use for the resources listed here. If you find an error in the information we welcome that information to correct and update the page for others. Please forward the incorrect information and correction if available to tcarter@mycpbc.org.

 

Caution: Some of these resources may charge for their services, so be careful of hidden costs!

CAREER MATTERS

Interview Skills
Job Searching and Resume Posting      

Education/Training                             

Networking                                       

Periodicals, News Items                       

Resumes
CAREGIVER
COBRA
COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
FAMILY MATTERS

FINANCIAL
Financial Assistance
Financial Counseling
FOOD
RX Savings
Community Services - Food Pantry/Meals
HEALTH SERVICES

Community Services - Health Services
Get It For Free
Mental Health

Pregnancy Services
HOUSING
Homeless/Shelter Assistance

Housing Assistance
OTHER
SENIORS
Homebound Services
Senior Services
TRANSPORTATION
VICTIM SERVICES
YOUTH

CAREER MATTERS

Interview Skills
        Jewish Family Services – Interview Skills (free) Workshops   http://www.jfsorlando.org/index.html   407-644-7593

Job Searching and Resume Posting

www.beyond.com

Jobs, Resumes, Recruiting & Career Site - Beyond.com

www.careeronestop.org

Career One Stop, lots of information sponsored by US Department of Labor

http://www.cfec.org

Central Florida Employment Council

www.christianhelp.org

Job listings and other resources

www.christianjobs.com

Christian Jobs

www.chronicle.com/jobs/

Chronicle Careers - Jobs in Higher Education

http://www.cityoforlando.net/SIGMA/

City of Orlando - jobs available for City of Orlando...police, fire, etc., easy to use

www.monster.com

Great place to post your resume publicly. Has many resources: education, templates and samples.

http://www.mycollegepark.com

College Park Florida - community news page includes help wanted and job bank links

http://www.ocls.info/Campaign/Where/go_get.asp?from=email

"This state-of-the-art resource features a variety of tools to help you kick start your career or break into an entirely new field. Think of it as your own personal online career coach—one that’s always on call...."

http://orlando.craigslist.org/

Craig's List has job postings as well as a lot of stuff for sale

www.hotjobs.com

Hot Jobs at Yahoo

http://www.indeed.com/q-Employment-Resources-l-Orlando,-FL-jobs.html

Positions available in easy-to-understand listing (Orlando area)

http://jobs.aol.com/articles/photos/top-10-companies-hiring-now/

This site has listing/links to the top ten companies hiring now

http://www.job-hunt.org/jobs/florida.shtml

Good listing of currently available jobs, good links also to help for those who are seeking employment, educational as well as job-specific

http://www.justorlandojobs.com/

Just Orlando Jobs - listing of specific jobs available in the Orlando area, over 8,000 at this time

http://www.orlandojobs.com/

Orlando jobs - listings of jobs in all of Central Florida, listings for employers as well as potential employees

http://orlando.employmentguide.com/

Orlando Employment Guide - job listings in Central Florida by category, good links to employers and industries now hiring

http://www.orlandosentinel.com

Orlando Sentinel

http://www.resumetemplates.org/

free resume templates

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

SnagAJob.com | Jobs & Employment | Full & Part Time Job Search

http://orlando.jobs.topusajobs.com/

Top USA Jobs - another listing of jobs in Orlando and Central Florida, excellent "click and go" section with a number of job placement organizations

http://www.usajobs.gov/

USA Jobs - excellent clearinghouse for government jobs, the official website for jobs in the U. S. Federal Government

http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/Search.aspx?sort=rv&vw=d&brd=3876&ss=0&customapplicant=15513%2C15514%2C15515%2C15669%2C15523%2C15512%2C15516%2C45575&q=orlando%2C%20fl
        USA Jobs Orlando and other locations
 

http://workforcecentralflorida.com

Workforce Central Florida - an excellent clearing house of information for employers as well as those seeking employment

www.workforcecentralflorida.com/jobfair

Workforce Central Florida job fair - check for upcoming job fair information

http://enewsbuilder.net/orcc/e_article001433798.cfm?x=bfykVbG,b10h6J4B for young adults 16 - 24

Workforce Central Florida, from May 18, 2009, "Need help for the summer?"

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Education/Training

www.aplustutoru.com   A+ Tutor U   866-670-7323

Provides free tutoring for low-income students at schools in need of academic improvements: also accepts private-pay students
Saw an article in  July 31-Aug 6 Orlando Business Journal about this firm expanding into Florida. Company on a growth track.

www.orlando.org Chamber of Commerce – area info
http://disneyec.com/   Disney Entrepreneur Center, an excellent resource

Geared mainly to those "entrepreneurs" who are starting a business, this site has a wealth of links to educational programs and seminars.

www.orlandoedc.com Economic Development Commission - Co. Info / News
www.flvec.com   Florida Economic Development Commission sponsors this website.
http://orange.flvec.com/   Specific to Orange County
http://seminole.flvec.com/   Specific to Seminole County

It is designed for those starting or expanding their business in Central Florida.

http://www.career.fsu.edu/

Florida State University Career Center

www.orlandoconvention.com (trade show calendar)

http://www.scc-fl.edu/careers/

Seminole Community College - the SCC Career Development Center has many resources for those who are seeking employment as well as training for those who need it

http://www.stetson.edu/careerservices/

Stetson University (for Stetson students)

http://www.bus.ucf.edu/sbdc/

University of Central Florida - Small Business Development Center - aimed more at the small or start-up business, this site lead to courses of study as well as seminars and training events
 

Franchise Business Opportunities and other related information. Some courses have minimal costs. Phone: 407-420-4850

 

For UCF students: http://ucfbusinesscareers.blogspot.com/

http://www.crc.ufl.edu

University of Florida Career Center

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Networking

http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/JobClub/ 

"How Social Networking Can Get You A Job"

www.businesshappeningsinorlando.com (calendar of events)
 

https://www.linkedin.com/ 

Place to find and network with friends, co-workers, former co-workers and groups with like interests

http://money.cnn.com/2009/02/26/news/economy/hired_butler/index.htm?postversion=2009022615

"Going to church to get a job"

www.volunteermatch.org Opportunities to volunteer

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Periodicals, News Items
National News Magazines and other periodicals often have current articles with excellent advice and directions for those seeking career change.
 
http://www.bizjournals.com/   Orlando Business Journal - go to link for 'careers' to find help

www.bizjournals.com/orlando (set up for daily email updates, see calendar of events)

http://www.orlandosentinel.com   Many resources locally, go to link for 'jobs'
   The Central Florida Business section of the Orlando Sentinel (Mondays) has many local agencies and events which may be of help. http://www.orlandosentinel.com/

http://www.newsweek.com/ Newsweek Magazine  - carries stories designed for those who are seeking employment

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=102511972 "Out Of Work And Need Support? Try A Local Church" npr news article

The March 2009 Edition of Readers Digest (page 98 - 117) has a long article on “Your Next Job” and has many good suggestions and places to look. http://www.rd.com/

http://www.time.com/time/ Time Magazine   - an excellent source of information
   This website changes daily and can be a valuable resource.

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Resumes

http://abcnews.go.com/print?id=6643655

Top 10 Tips to Get Your Resume Noticed

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FAMILY MATTERS

http://christianservicecenter.org/   Christian Service Center
   This is an excellent resource for those needing food, clothing, and other kinds of assistance. Confidential and always respectful.
 

http://www.preconstructionprograms.com/real_estate/florida/orlando/community_resource_guide.php
City of Orlando resources and programs
 

http://www.floridahealthpartners.com/_docs/members/english/Resource_Guide/Orange%20and%20Osceola%20County%20Resources.pdf
Extensive guide to resources in Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Brevard Counties. A rich source of help.
 

http://www.orlandoinfo.com/members/benefits/communityresources.cfm
Links to local governmental and other organizations

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FINANCIAL

http://clarkhoward.com/
Clark Howard is a good authority on financial matters.

http://www.bankrate.com/
Helpful in making financial decisions, getting a mortgage

Community Services - Financial Assistance
American Red Cross   http://www.centralfl-redcross.org/home.php   407-894-4141
Catholic Charities   http://www.cflcc.org/offices/locations.htm   407-658-1818
Christian Service Center     http://www.christianservicecenter.org/    407-425-2415
Jewish Family Services   http://www.jfsorlando.org/index.html   407-644-7595
Metro Urban League   http://florida.jobing.com/company_profile.asp?i=81725   http://www.cfec.org/finances.htm
      407-841-7654
Orange County Crisis   http://www.orangecountyfl.net/cms/DEPT/hfs/yfs/default.htm   407-836-6500
Salvation Army   http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/www_usn_2.nsf/vw-local/Home   407-423-8581

Community Services - Financial Counseling
Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Central Florida   http://www.cccsatl.org/   407-895-8886

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FOOD

Aldi supermarket - don't take coupons, only cash or debit cards, bring your own bags, pay quarter for a cart - but tend to get more for your buck

http://www.angelfoodministries.com/   Angel Food Ministries
   This group provides a pre-selected menu of food, different each month, at a set price.

www.e-mealz.com
   Meal plans to match the grocery store of your choice. It's $5 a month.

www.google.com - search coupons

My Grocery Deals   www.mygrocerydeals.com   Coupons and sales of stores in your area.

www.shareflorida.org   Share Florida Food Network
   Low cost food, a great choice for diabetics and those watching their carbs


http://www.upromise.com/acquisitionLanding.do?ax=lp-default-searchaff-google-upromise_upromise-brand&aqid=Default&cm_mmc=Online-_-PaidSearch-_-google-_-ppc
   It's free to join, you link your Publix, CVS, Winn-Dixie and other store cards to the site and when you purchase items that are designated as Upromise products, you earn money that can be used for education for your children or other people's children.

RX Savings
CVS has their Extra Care card...love it!   http://cvs.shoplocal.com/cvs/default.aspx   for current circular

Walgreen's has coupons every week, etc   http://walgreens.shoplocal.com/walgreens/default.aspx?   for current circular


Community Services - Food Pantry/Meals
Catholic Charities   http://www.orlandodiocese.org/who_we_are/directory/catholiccharities/index.php   407-658-0999
Christian Service Center   http://www.christianservicecenter.org/    407-425-2415

Community Service Center   http://www.cscfl.com/   407-851-5920

Frontline Outreach Center Inc.   http://www.frontlineoutreach.org/    407-293-3000
Jewish Family Services   http://www.jfsorlando.org/index.html   407-644-7593 
Loaves And Fishes   http://www.loavesandfishesapopka.com/   407-886-6005
The Salvation Army Locations   http://www.uss.salvationarmy.org/uss/www_uss_orlando.nsf   407-423-8581

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HEALTH SERVICES

Central Florida Family Health Center   http://www.cffhc.org   407-322-8645
   Clinics, dental, etc.


Community After-Hours Clinic   http://www.floridahospital.com/services/afterhoursclinic.aspx   407-303-7298
   Low cost or free clinic for uninsured. 5pm Tuesday and Thursday and 8:30am Saturday at 2604 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando.
 

Health Care Center for the Homeless   http://www.hcch.org   407-428-5751
   Clinic and mobile unit in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties. Includes vision and mental health. 
 

Orange County Secondary Services   http://www.orangecountyfl.net/cms   407-836-7100
   Care to eligible uninsured and low-income adults.
 

Orlando-Orange County Health Department   http://www.orchd.com   407-858-1400
   Government agency. Pregnancy, HIV/Aids.


Primary Care Access network   http://www.pcanorangecounty.com   407-836-7226
   Guides uninsured and Medicaid patients to services.

Shepherd's Hope   http://www.shepherdshope.org   407-876-6699
   Faith-based, doctors in various locations Orange and Seminole Counties. Evening hours.

 

Community Services - Health Services
AIDS Hotline   http://www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/content/CRI_2_4_2x_Can_AIDS_Be_Prevented.asp?sitearea=   1-800-342-2437

Community Health Centers   http://www.chcfl.com   407-905-8827
   Private, nonprofit group, runs nine clinics in Orange and Lake Counties. Dental service at some locations.

Health Counsel   http://www.hcecf.org/   407-977-1610

Orange County Health Dept   http://www.orchd.com/HIV/index.asp   407-836-2680

Orange County Medical Clinic   407-836-7148

Shepherd Hope Locations   http://www.shepherdshope.org/   407-876-6699

 

Get It For Free

from Ladies Home Journal, January 2009, page 84

Blood Pressure: Monitor BP between doctor visits at local health fairs
Cholesterol: Community health fairs often offer tests at no cost
Eye Exams
(...or low cost): Call 800-222-EYES (an American Academy of Ophthalmology service) or 800-766-4466 (an American Optometric Association program)
Flu Shots: Many state and city health departments offer free or low-cost shots
Mammogram & Pap Smear: Find your state on www.cdc.gov/cancer/NBCCEDP
Skin Cancer Check: www.aad.org/public/exams/screenings for exams through the American Academy of Dermatology


Mental Health
Dr. P. Phillips Hospital   407-351-8500
Florida Hospital Center for Psychiatric Helpline Assessment Center   407-303-8533
Lakeside Alternatives   http://www.lakesidecares.org/   407-875-3700

Pregnancy Services
BETA   407-277-1942
Birth Control Center, Inc.   407-422-0606

Catholic Charities   http://www.orlandodiocese.org/who_we_are/directory/catholiccharities/index.php   407-658-0999
Community Health Center   http://www.fachc.org/center-info.php?id=45   407-905-8827

Life for Kids   http://lifeforkids.com/contact_life_for_kids.htm   407-628-5433
Orange County Health Dept   http://www.orchd.com/index.asp   407-836-2600
Orlando Women's Center  http://www.womenscenter.com/   407-245-7999
Planned Parenthood   http://www.plannedparenthood.org/   407-246-1788
TLC Women's Center  http://tlcwomenscenter.org/   407-294-4314

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HOUSING
Homeless/Shelter Assistance
Christian Service Center   http://www.christianservicecenter.org/    407-425-2415
Coalition for the Homeless   http://www.centralfloridahomeless.org/   407-426-1250
Lighthouse Mission   407-291-0124

Union Rescue Mission   http://www.ourm.org/    407-422-4855
The Salvation Army Locations   http://www.uss.salvationarmy.org/uss/www_uss_orlando.nsf   407-423-8581

Housing Assistance
Orlando Housing Authority   http://www.orl-oha.org/   407-895-3300
Winter Park Housing Authority   http://www.cityofwinterpark.org/Pages/Government/Boards/Housing_Authority.aspx   407-645-2869
Orange County Housing Authority   407-894-0014

 

COBRA Health Insurance Coverage

http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/health-plans/cobra.htm

US Department of Labor, Federal Health Programs


Other Possibilities:

Jewish Family Services – Interview Skills (free) Workshops Phone: 407-644-7593 http://www.jfsorlando.org/index.html

Polk (County) Small Business Development Center – Low cost courses for starting a small business.
http://www.polksbdc.org/home/default.asp

Wish Upon A Hero   www.wishuponahero.com ...putting needs and wants with people that have.

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SENIORS

Homebound Services
Seniors First   http://www.seniorsfirstinc.org/   407-292-0177
Community Care for Elderly   http://ccecares.org/index.htm   407-628-2884
Meals on Wheels   http://www.mealcall.org/meals-on-wheels/fl/orlando.htm   407-228-1820

Senior Services
Adult Abuse   http://www.dcf.state.fl.us/abuse/report/   http://www.sao7.com/Elder_Abuse.htm   1-800-962-2873

Community Care for Elderly   http://ccecares.org/index.htm   407-628-2884
Jewish Fed. Comm. Center   http://www.floridajewish.com/   407-645-5933
Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex  
http://apps.ocfl.net/dept/cesrvcs/parks/ParkDetails.asp?ParkID=27   407-254-1066
Meals on Wheels   http://www.mealcall.org/meals-on-wheels/fl/orlando.htm   407-228-1820

Seniors First   http://www.seniorsfirstinc.org/   407-292-0177

TRANSPORTATION
Access LYNX   http://www.golynx.com/?id=1155583   407-423-8747
LYNX Transportation
  http://www.golynx.com/   407- 841-5969
TDD   407-847-0787
VICTIM SERVICES
Child Protection Team   http://www.myfloridalegal.com/vicdirect.nsf/Ninth+Judicial+Circuit/1E51B2CAE7E0599085256882006ED8E7   407-317-7430
Domestic Abuse   http://www.fcadv.org/centers.php   1-800-500-1119
Harbor House (Domestic Abuse)   http://www.harborhousefl.com/index.php   407-886-2856
Sexual Assault Hotline   http://www.victimservicecenter.com/   407-497-6701
Sexual Assault Treatment 

 http://familyvio.csw.fsu.edu/IJ/judges-manual/appendix/FLsexual%20abuse%20treat%20provid%20appxA.pdf 407-228-1430
Victim Advocate Program  
http://myfloridalegal.com/vicdirect.nsf/0/59913A78814561A685256882006ED4FD?OpenDocument   407-254-7248
 
YOUTH
Girls/Boys Town   http://www.boystown.org/Pages/default3.aspx   1-800-448-3000
Runaway Hotline   http://www.1800runaway.org/   1-800-RUNAWAY
Youth 9-Line   http://www.nineline.org/   1-800-999-9999
Youth Crisis Line   http://www.allaboutcounseling.com/crisis_hotlines.htm   1-800-442-HOPE

CAREGIVER

A  B  C  D  E F G  H J  L  M  N O  P  S T  V  W 

A

Adoption Search and Support Group (407) 303-4280 (Celebration)
Adult Diabetes Support Groups(407) 303-2822, ext. 4970, ext. 4881
Alcoholicos Anonimos (407) 240-1181 (Spanish Language AA) http://www.aahispanos.org/
Alcoholics Anonymous (407) 260-5408 or (407) 260-5822
Alliance for the Mentally III of Greater Orlando (407) 253-1900
Alzheimer Resource Center, Inc. - Support Groups (407) 843-1910
Alzheimer-dementia Support Group (Heritage Woods at Lake Mary) 1-800-272-3900
Alzheimer's Association Support Groups (407) 228-4650
Amputee Support Group-Kissimmee (407) 359-5500
Amputee Support Group-Orlando (407) 359-5500
Arthritis Support & Education Group (342) 243-2098 (Lake County)

B

Bereaved Survivors of Homicide Support Group (407) 254-7384 or (407) 351-9368
Bereavement Support Group (407) 331-2829
Bi-polar Support-Kissimmee (407) 846-0023
Breast Cancer Support Group (407) 303-5715

C

Care for the Caregiver Support Group (Miller Center) (218) 720-1994
Caregivers Support Group - Florida Hospital (407) 897-5715
Celebrate Recovery: 12-Step Program Support for Addictive Behaviors (407) 644-5222
Central Florida Stroke Club(407) 339-4999, (407) 898-6356, (407) 644-0434
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Support Group (407) 303-5715
Codependents Anonymous (ALANON) (407) 422-8726
Compassionate Friends, Heart of Florida Chapter - Bereaved Parents (407) 774-1823
Compassionate Friends, Orlando Chapter (407) 974-9933
Cornerstone Hospice - General and Specific Support Groups (407) 206-2273 (Orlando) (407) 846-1231 (Kissimmee)

D

Diabetes Support Group (407) 237-6330
Divorce 407-339-3817

E

Elder Care Locator 1-800-677-1116

F

Florida Hospital Diabetes Support Group (407) 303-7276
Fresh Start Recovery Programs (407) 293-3822
Friends In Deed - confidential support to caregivers of people with HIV or AIDS (407) 396-1059 or (407) 892-3886

G

Grief Support Group (407) 831-1212
Grief Support Groups (407) 691-4549
Griefshare, a support group for people experiencing grief or loss (407) 682-0808

H

Help Now, Program for Domestic Violence Prevention (407) 847-8562
Hepatitis C 407-665-3019
Herpes Support Group (407) 263-5347
Home Caregiver Support Group (407) 843-1910
Homicide Survivors Support Group (407) 665-6112
Hospice of the Comforter - General and Specific Support Groups (407) 682-0808
Huntington's Disease Support Group (407) 719-2291

J

Jewish Bereavement Support - Jewish Family Services (407) 644-7593

L

Left Behind after Suicide (407) 682-0808, ext. 430
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Support Group (407) 898-0733
L.I.F.T. New Beginnings for Widows and Widowers 1-800-344-6489 or (407) 847-3131
Living Rationally (407) 331-4224
Loss of a Parent Support Group (407) 682-0808
Lupus Support Group (407) 295-8500

M

Mended Heart Support Group (407) 303-1526
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America Inc., West Central Florida Chapter Support Group (727) 596-1491

N

NarAnon (407) 834-7495 or (407) 323-7585, (407) 236-9400
Narcotics Anonymous (407) 425-5157
New Beginnings Support Group (Loss from Alzheimer's/Dementia) (407) 843-1910

O

Orange/Osceola Hospice Overcomers Support Group (407) 291-2715
Orange County Chapter of the United Ostomy Association (407) 977-6241 or (407) 331-4427
Orlando Amputee Support Group (407) 359-5500

P

Parkinson Outreach Program 1-800-243-3333
People Inc.- mental health support group (407) 898-0110
PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) (407) 236-9177
Post Polio Resource Group (407) 260-9238
Recovery Inc. (407) 660-2003
Restless Legs Syndrome Support Group (407) 344-0997

S

Samaritan Care Hospice (407) 514-1300
Senior Adult Group - Florida Hospital (407) 896-8097
SOAR (Speaking Out About Rape) (407) 898-0693
Share the Care (407) 423-5311

T

Talk, Listen, and Care Support Group Support for families of HlY/Aids (407) 678-8371 or (407) 677-5622
Transplant Support Group (407) 303-2474
Traumatic Brain Injury Recovery Group (407) 228-2818

V

Victims of Violent Crimes Support Group (407) 351-9368
VITAS Bereavement Service Grief Support Groups (407) 691-4549

W

Widowed Persons Services of Greater Orlando (407) 290-1605
Widows and Widowers Society of Central Florida (407) 382-0607

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COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (Orange-Oseola-Seminole)

   link to additional downloadable and printable resources: http://www.ocso.com/LinkClick.aspx?link=CommunityResourceslist2005.pdf&tabid=413&mid=1591
 

Polk County Community Resources   http://uwcf.org/site/pdf/Polk%20Quick%20Guide.pdf

 

Aids Services
Baby Furniture or Supplies
Child Care
Child Support Enforcement
Children & Families
Crisis Intervention
Disability Services
Drug/Alcohol Treatment
Educational Services

Employment Assistance
Family Crisis Services
Florida Abuse Hotline
Florida Kidcare
Food, Clothes & Personal Items
Furniture
Head Start
Health Care Services
Healthy Start
Hearing Care
Housing Authority & Sec 8
Immigration & Refugee
Information & Referral
Job Assistance
Legal Services
Medicaid Options
Medicare Hotline
Mobile Phone
 
No Cost Bicycle Helmet
One Stop Career Locations
Orange-Ose-Sem Helpline

Prescription Help
Rent & Utility
Senior Helpline
Shelter Hotline
Shots & Immunizations
Social Security
Student Financial Aid
Teen Hotline
Transportation - Lynx
Veteran Services
Vision Care
Vital Statistics
WIC Locations

AIDS SERVICES
Centaur  
407-835-4130

Hope & Help Center   http://hopeandhelp.org   407-645-2577


BABY FURNITURE OR SUPPLIES
B.E.T.A.   407-277-1942
Center For Pregnancy   407-514-4517


CHILD CARE 

4C   http://www.4cflorida.org/   407-522-2252

Crisis Nursery   http://www.chsfl.org/services-offered.php?divID=2001053016164794    407-522-2288
Frontline Outreach Center Inc.   http://www.frontlineoutreach.org/    407-293-3000

Orlando Day Nursery   http://orlandodaynursery.org   407-422-5291

Winter Park Day Nursery   http://www.winterparkdaynursery.org/   407-647-0505


CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT   1-800-622-5437


CHILDREN & FAMILIES
Locations To apply:   http://www.myflorida.com/accessflorida/   407-245-1500
Orange County    1-866-736-2469

State Service Center   http://www.dcf.state.fl.us/ess/dist04.shtml   1-866-762-2237


CRISIS INTERVENTION
Alcohol & Drug Hotline   407-425-8111
Crisis Nursery   http://www.chsfl.org/services-offered.php?divID=2001053016164794    407-522-2288

Domestic Abuse   http://www.fcadv.org/   1-800-500-1119
Harbor House (domestic abuse)   http://www.harborhousefl.com/   407-886-2856
Lakeside Alternatives (mental health)   http://www.lakesidecares.org/   407875-3700
Life Line    407-425-2624
Victim's Advocate Program    http://www.victimservicecenter.com/   407-228-6050


DENTAL SERVICES
Children Medicaid Dentist   407-317-7851
Valencia Dental College   407-299-5000

Dental Society - Dentist Referral   407-894-9798


DISABILITY SERVICES
Center for Independent Living   http://www.cilorlando.org/   407-623-1070

Deaf Services Center   http://www.cilorlando.org/services/   407-623-1070
Disability Determination   http://www.doh.state.fl.us/   407-897-2970

Social Security   http://www.ssa.gov/   407-648-6673  
1-800-772-1213
TDD   http://www.ftri.org/index.cfm/go/public.home/item/30/rdc/20   407-623-1185, 407-245-7057
TDD   http://www.fhchs.edu/about/studentservices/studentservices/officestudentsdisabilites/disabilityresources   407-897-2750
Vocational Rehabilitation   407-897-2700


DRUG/ALCOHOL TREATMENT
Alcoholics Anonymous   www.aa.org   407-260-5408
Center for Drug Free Living   http://www.cfdfl.com/   407-245-0014
Fresh Start Ministries   http://www.freshstartministries.com/   407-293-3822
Turning Point of Central Florida   407-740-5655


EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
Florida Metro University   http://www.ceebd.co.uk/studyusa/florida_metropolitan_university/   (N) 407-628-5870   (S) 407-851-2525
Head Start   http://www.orangecountyfl.net/cms/DEPT/hfs/headstart/default.htm   407-836-6590
Orange County Schools   https://www.ocps.net/Pages/default.aspx   407-317-3200

Rollins College   http://www.rollins.edu/   407-646-2000
Valencia Community College   http://valenciacc.edu/   407-299-5000
Winter Park Tech   http://winterpark.edu-college.com/&kid=GOG0033652265   407-622-2900


EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE

Agriculture & Labor Program   http://www.afoprograms.org/?page_id=117   800-330-3491

Florida State Employment Office   Call Line 407-897-2880

One-Stop Career Center   http://www.floridajobs.org/OneStop/onestopdir/OneStopDirList.asp?Region=12   407-531-1227

Unemployment   http://www.floridajobs.org/Unemployment/index.html   1-800-204-2418


FAMILY CRISIS SERVICES   407-836-6500


FLORIDA ABUSE HOTLINE   1-800-962-2873


FLORIDA KIDCARE
   Applications: Apply On Line   floridakidcare.org   
1-888-540-5437

   Customer Service   1-800-821-5437

Children's Medical Services   407-856-6525


FOOD, CLOTHES OR PERSONAL ITEMS    * Both Food & Clothes
Angel Food Ministries  
http://www.angelfoodministries.com/
Calvary Church *  
407-351-4151

Catholic Charities   http://www.orlandodiocese.org/who_we_are/directory/catholiccharities/index.php   407-658-0999

Christian Service Center   http://www.christianservicecenter.org/   
407-425-2415

Community Service Center   http://www.cscfl.com/   407-851-5920
Destiny - Greater Orlando Food Outreach  
407-849-0079
Frontline Outreach Center Inc.   http://www.frontlineoutreach.org/  
407-293-3000  
Harvest Time Food Store - Sanford  
407-328-9900

Human Crisis Services   407-521-7750

Jewish Family Services   407-644-7593

Lighthouse Mission   http://lighthousemissionfl.org/   407-291-0124
Loaves And Fishes   http://www.loavesandfishesapopka.com/  
407-886-6005
The Sharing Center  
407-260-9155
The Salvation Army Locations   http://www.uss.salvationarmy.org/uss/www_uss_orlando.nsf  
407-423-8581

Union Rescue Mission   http://www.ourm.org/    407-422-4855


FURNITURE - MUSTARD SEED   407-875-2052


HEAD START LOCATIONS   407-836-6590


HEALTH CARE SERVICES
Apopka Family Health Center 
407-866-6201                    
Central Fla Fam Health Centers Locations  
407-322-8645  
Community After Hours - Fee Charged  
407-303-7298     
Family Health Center  
407-428-5751                              
Orange Blossom Health Center  
407-428-5751
Orange County Health Dept   http://www.orchd.com/index.asp  
407-836-2600
Osceola Council On Aging Health Service   
407-846-8532
Osceola County Health Dept  
407-892-2973
Seminole County Health Dept  
407-665-3000
Veterans Medical Center  
407-629-1599
Winter Garden Health Alliance  
407-877-4334
Florida Aids Hotline  
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/Disease_ctrl/aids/care/adap.html   1-800-352-2437


HEALTHY START

www.healthystartorange.org  407-741-5240


HEARING CARE

No Cost Amplified Phone   407-623-1070


HOUSING AUTHORITY & SEC 8 407-896-1655
Florida Housing Finance Assistance 1-888-447-2977

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program   http://www.dca.state.fl.us/fhcd/liheap/LIHEAPProviders.cfm   407-836-8476


IMMIGRATION & REFUGEE
Catholic Charities Refugee Services   407-658-0999

Lutheran Services   407-869-0988
Refugee Employment Services
   407-277-1938
US Immigration Service  
1-800-375-5283


INFORMATION & REFERRAL
211 Community Resources    2-1-1


JOB ASSISTANCE - CHRISTIAN HELP   407-834-4022


LEGAL SERVICES  
Greater Orlando Area Legal Services (G.O.A.L.S., Inc.)   407-841-7777
Lawyer Referral   http://www.orangecountybar.org/   407-422-4551
Lawyer Referral Service   http://www.orangecountybar.org/LRS/default.asp   407-422-4537

Legal Aid Society   http://www.orangecountybar.org/resources/LegalAid.asp 407-841-8310
NCF   407-622-2911

 


MEDICAID OPTIONS
To Choose Your Health Plan Call 1-888-367-6554


MEDICARE HOTLINE   1-800-633-4227


MOBILE PHONE   safelinkwireless.com


NO COST BICYCLE HELMET
Epilepsy Association of Central Florida
   http://www.epilepsy-cf.org 407-422-1416


ONE STOP CAREER LOCATIONS   407-531-1227


ORANGE-OSC-SEM HELPLINE   211 or 407-839-4357


PRESCRIPTION HELP 
Christian Sharing Center   407-260-9155
Florida Discount Drug Program   1-866-341-8894

Free Medicine Foundation  
1-573-996-3333
Medicaid & Medicare RX Helpline  
1-800-436-6001
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
   PPARX.ORG   
1-888-477-2669
RX Outreach   1-800-769-3880

The Medicine Program  
1-866-694-3893


RENT OR UTILITY
Calvary Church   407-351-4151
Christian Service Center
   http://www.christianservicecenter.org/   407-425-2415
Community Service Center   http://www.cscfl.com/   407-851-9521
Family Crisis Services  
407-836-6500
Jewish Family Services  
407-644-7593
Li Heap Locations - Light Bill Help All Counties  
407-836-7429
The Sharing Center  
407-260-9155
The Salvation Army Locations  
407-423-8581

Emergency Financial Assistance - Rent Only   1-877-891-6445


SENIOR HELPLINE   211 or 407-839-4357

Seniors vs Crime  


SHELTER HELPLINE   1-800-493-5902


SHOTS & IMMUNIZATION LOCATIONS   407-836-2600


SOCIAL SECURITY   1-800-772-1213


STUDENT FINANCIAL AID   1-800-433-3243


TEEN HOTLINE   211 or 407-841-7413


TRANSPORTATION - LYNX   407- 841-5969


VETERAN SERVICES    407 -836-8990


VISION CARE
Light House For The Blind   407-898-2483
Vision USA - Free Eye Exam Offered   1-800-766-4466


VITAL STATISTICS   407-836-2600


WIC LOCATIONS   407-836-2623



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