Our mission is to offer assistance to persons with disabilities in acquiring independent living, and self-advocacy skills in order to obtain and maintain independence and self-sufficiency. Services include: Assistance with benefit applications such as; Medicaid, Food Stamps, and Disability Income, an Educational Work Incentives Planning and Assistance programs that helps educate clients on the effect working through the vocational rehabilitation will have on their disability income...
103400 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL , 33037
Individual Advocacy Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities People With Disabilities/Health Conditions Intellectual Disabilities Independent Living Skills Instruction Food Stamps/SNAP Applications Medicaid Applications Disability Benefits Assistive Technology Equipment
Provides civil legal services to those who have been victim of discrimination due to their disability in any situation.
100 SE 2nd Street, Miami, FL , 33131
Discrimination Assistance Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities
Disability Rights Florida was founded in 1977 as the statewide designated protection and advocacy system for individuals with disabilities in the State of Florida. Disability Rights Florida is a not-for-profit corporation that has authority and responsibility under eight federal grants. Services are free and confidential. Services include: * Information and referrals * Self-advocacy support * Technical assistance * Investigations into complaints of abuse, neglect and rights violations...
2473 Care Drive, Tallahassee, FL , 32308
Individual Advocacy Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities Self Advocacy Support Alternative Dispute Resolution Mediation Disability Rights Groups
MARC provides numerous services for our developmentally and intellectually disabled family members. These services are designed to insure our clients receive training and support that will enhance their individual abilities to learn social skills, self-care, understand daily community routines, medical and therapeutic supervision and increase the individual's ability to develop friendships with non-disabled persons. These services include residential long term care & training...
1401 Seminary Street, Key West, FL , 33040
Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities People With Disabilities/Health Conditions Day Treatment for Adults With Developmental Disabilities
The Special Needs Registry helps to meet the special needs of persons who would need assistance during evacuations and sheltering because of physical and mental handicaps, Florida statues mandate that each local emergency management agency in the state maintain a registry of disabled persons located within the jurisdiction of the local agency. The registration must identify those persons in need of assistance and plan for resource allocation to meet those identified needs. ###MON###
1100 Simonton Street, Key West, FL , 33040
Special Needs Registries Developmental Disabilities Older Adults Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Frail Elderly Intellectual Disabilities
Special Transportation Service (STS) is MDT's complementary paratransit service. Established in 1976 to meet the special transportation needs of disabled Miami-Dade County citizens, STS is available to anyone deemed eligible. Privately contracted sedans, vans and vans equipped with lifts provide door-to-door service for eligible customers. Service is offered with no restrictions on trip purpose. STS offers shared-ride, door-to-door travel in accessible vehicles throughout most of...
701 NW 1st Court, Miami, FL , 33136
Disability Related Transportation Learning Disabilities Physical Disabilities Intellectual Disabilities