Florida Resources

Florida Agencies & Services/Programs

  • Florida Department of Children and Families - ACCESS Florida Program: The Department of Children and Families, ACCESS Florida Program has several programs that can help Florida families. They include, Food Assistance, Temporary Cash Assistance, Medicaid and Refugee Assistance. Each of these programs has its own eligibility rules, but you may apply for any (or all) of these programs at one time using the same application.
  • Florida Department of Economic Opportunity - Reemployment Assistance Program: Reemployment Assistance (also referred to as unemployment insurance) provides temporary wage replacement benefits to qualified individuals who are out of work through no fault of their own.
  • Florida Department of Health: Main link to all departments, including medical and environmental services, licensing, and topics of community concern.
  • Florida DMV Booklet: The Official Online Source for State of Florida Drivers License Handbooks.
  • Florida Handbook: The Florida Handbook is a comprehensive reference source and the official guide to Florida government and history, with
    additional information on the state’s lands, culture, economy, and people.
  • Florida KidCare: Through Florida KidCare, the state of Florida offers health insurance for children from birth through age 18, even if one or both parents are working.
  • MyFlorida.com: The offical portal of the State of Florida, MyFlorida.com provides a wide variety of services and information to help residents and visitors.
  • The Right Service At The Right Time: This is a free online database that provides information to people looking for assistance with daily needs, housing, healthcare, transportation, and employment. Developed by the Orange County Library System, Right Service is an easy-to-use discovery engine designed to match patrons who have specific needs with the resources to meet their needs.
  • United Way of West Florida (2-1-1 Northwest Florida): 2-1-1 of Northwest Florida provides free comprehensive, current and accurate information and referrals that address health and human service needs within the Santa Rosa County community.

Florida Native American Resources