Resources

                               Listing of Medicaid Area Office Contacts                              

                                               Mental Health Services                                           


Directions for Mental Health Deaf/HH Services- STEP Program
1437 S Belcher Rd
Clearwater, Fl 33764
727-524-4464
Directions for Mental Health Website


Outpatient Mental Health Program for Deaf/HH Individuals
Jackson Memorial Hospital Mental Health Hospital Center, Room 2416
Highland Pav 1695 9th Ave
Miami, Fl 33136
305-355-8059 Voice
305-355-8066 TTY
305-355-8091 FAX


                                           Deaf Owned Business                                                  


Aqua Hands
Thomas Koch, Founder/Co-Owner
727-359-0600
dive@aquahands.com
Aqua Hands Website


Lucky Fin Swim School
Courtney Cannon
America Red Cross Certified Deaf Swim Instructor
407-296-2628 (Orlando Area)

Lucky Fin Swim School Website

Lucky Swim School Facebook Page


                                  Financial Assistance or Scholarships                                 


Able Flight Scholarship for people with disabilities (free)
7 week summer program at Purdue University

Able Flight Website

Florida Lifeline Assistance Program 
(helps make telephone service affordable to low-income customers in Florida)
1-800-342-3552

Click Here to Apply Online


                                                     Nursing Home                                                    


Gulf Shore Rehabilitation & Nursing Center
6767 86th Avenue North
Pinellas Park, FL 33782
727-548-5566 V.
727-548-6644 Fax
Gulf Shore Rehabilitation Website


                                        Other Agencies/Organizations                                       


Deaf Bilingual Coalition - DBC
Deaf Bilingual Coalition Website


Division of Vocational Rehabilitation - Headquarters Office
2002 Old Saint Augustine Road, Building A
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-245-3399 V/TDD
800-451-4327 V/TDD
FL VR Headquarters Website


The Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #A06
Tallahassee, FL 32399
850-245-4913 Voice
866-602-3275 Voice Toll Free
850-245-4914 TTY
866-602-3276 TTY Toll Free
info@fccdhh.org
FCCDHH Website

Florida Outreach Project for Children and Young Adults who are Deaf-Blind
352-846-2757
800-667-4052


Florida School for the Deaf and Blind
207 N. San Marco Avenue
St. Augustine, FL 32084
904-827-2233
904-827-2234 Fax
800-356-6729
FSDB Website


Waving Hands
13420 SW 26th Terrace
Miami, FL 33175
786-477-4221 (VP/Voice)
info@wavinghands.org
Waving Hands Website