Resources

 

A Core Connection Referral Form

Devereux’s Mobile Crisis Services

is a team of Mental Health Therapists who respond within 60 minutes to stabilize mental health and behavioral crises. Mobile Crisis Services serves individuals 0-24 years of age in Orange, Seminole and Osceola Counties and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. This is a free service to the community and can be requested by individuals, family members, caregivers, school personnel and first responders. 

Referrals can be made by dialing 2-1-1 and requesting Mobile Crisis Services. 

 

Agency for Health Care Administration

http://ahca.myflorida.com/medicaid/ childhealthservices/chc-up/index.shtml

 

Prevention Adolescent Development

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/002003.htm

 

Ages and Stages Questionnaires (a fee may be associated)

www.healthychildren.org

 

American Academy of Family Physicians

www.aafp.org

 

American Academy of Pediatrics – assessments, patient education, forms and other information www.brightfutures.org

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Growth and BMI charts www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm

 

Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health www.mchb.hrsa.gov/epsdt

 

Florida Breastfeeding Coalition http://www.flbreastfeeding.org/

 

National 211 (a service of United Way) is a 24-hour toll-free, confidential information and support line to help any caller find local health and human services.   

 

Change your Medicaid plan: Medicaid Options 888-367-6554

 

Parenting Resources:​

Check your child’s school progress: 

Orange: Skyward

Seminole: Skyward

Osceola: Focus School

Volusia: Parent Portal

Flagler: Skyward

NAMI:   National Alliance on Mental Illness   

Autism Speaks:   https://www.autismspeaks.org/

Agencies Providing Services for Children

All Family Resource Center; 321-206-6560

Big Brothers/Big Sisters 407-478-2996

Boy Scouts of America 407-889-4403

Boys and Girls Clubs of America 407-841-6855

Central Florida Children’s Home 407-277-7441

Citrus Counsel of Girl Scouts 407-896-4475

​Children’s Advocacy Center Osceola; 407-742-1545

Christian Service Center

Downtown Orlando 407-425-2523

Ocoee 407-656-6678

Winter Park 407-628-1692

Community Coordinated Child Care (4C) 407-522-2252

Cooperative Extension Services (4-H Clubs) 

Orange County 407-254-9200

Osceola County 321-697-3000

Seminole County 407-665-5557

Dental Society of Greater Orlando 407-894-9798

Foster Grandparent Program 407-298-4180

​Give Kids the World Village; 407-396-1114

Health Department, Orange County 407-858-1400

​Orlando Day Nursery (Ages 1-5) 407-422-5291

Pediatric Health Choice (home health care for chronically ill children) 407-298-8810​

YMCA of Central Florida 407-896-6901

Clothing Assistance

Allen Center 407-246-4461

American Red Cross Greater Orlando Chapter 407-894-4141

Anthony House (2 hours work required for groceries) 352-383-9242

Catholic Charities of Central Florida 407-658-1818

Christian Service Center of Central Florida 407-425-2523

Food Stamp Offices- Dep. Of Children & Families 407-317-7000

Frontline Outreach 407-293-3000

​Habitat for Humanity Restore

Florida Mall 407-816-8117

Baldwin Park 407-480-2493

Help Now of Osceola; 407-847-3286

Loaves and Fishes 407- 886-6005

Salvation Army 407-423-8581

Disabilities

Cerebral Palsy: https://www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com/

Mesothelioma: https://mesothelioma.net/

​Mesothelioma: https://www.mesotheliomaprognosis.com/doctors/

Family Education Centers 

Apopka NCF 407-254-9430

Bithlo/Christmas NCF 407-254-9400

Englewood NCF 407-751-7906

Eatonville NCF 407-629-5655

Taft NCF 407-254-1960

Tangelo Park NCF 407-226-1714

​Winter Park NCF 407-622-2911

Ivey Lane NCF 407-254-9491

Lake Weston NCF 407-286-2947

Oakridge NCF 407-850-5101

Pine Hills West NCF 407-294-3519

Union Park NCF 407-207-1684

West Orange NCF 407-254-1930

Housing Assistance

Central Florida H.A.N.D.S. 407-447-5686

Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida 407-426-1250

Housing and Community Development 407-246-2708

Metropolitan Orlando Urban League 407-841-7654

Orlando Housing Authority 407-895-3300​

​Osceola Council on Aging; 407-846-8532

​Osceola County Human Services, (407) 742-8400 http://www.osceola.org/agencies-departments/human-services/housing/

Services for Victims of Rape/Domestic Violence 

​Hope Can Heal Trauma Recovery, LLC. 407-312-8295

State Attorney Child Abuse/Sex Crimes Division 954-831-6933

The National Domestic Violence Hotline; 1-800-799-7233

​Victim’s Service Center

Office 407-254-9415

24 Hour Hotline 407-500-4325

Victim Advocates 407-254-7248​

Shelters

Anthony House 352-383-9242

Emergency Shelter for 12-17 year olds (family services project) 407-836-7626

For Formerly Incarcerated Women (Living Hope) 407-422-6796

Harbor House 407-886-2856

Orlando Union Rescue Mission 

Family Home 407-423-2131

Men's Home 407-423-3596

Osceola Christian Ministry Center; 407-944-9968

Salvation Army Shelter 407-423-8581

​Women’s Residential and Counseling Center 407-425-2502

Mental Health Hospitals

Central Florida Behavioral Hospital 407-370-0111

Insight Behavioral Health Specialists; 407-343-6006

Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare 407-875-3700

Park Place Behavioral Health Care; 407-846-0023

University Behavioral Center 407-281-7000