Elder Care Servies Serving Weirsdale, FL

Below is a list of caregivers in Weirsdale, FL that provide elder care services.

Community Legal Services of Mid Florida, Inc. *Marion*

1610 SE 36th Ave
Ocala, FL 34471
This agency is primarily funded by the Legal Services Corporation, Florida Bar Foundation, and the United Way. They provide legal assistance in most areas of civil law, including Social Security cessation, Medicare, Medicaid, landlord/tenant, food stamps, public housing, and consumer. They do not accept fee-generating cases. Dissolution of a marriage with minor children or where abuse of the spouse or a child is involved are the only types of divorce cases handled. Clients must meed low-income eligibility requirements. Limited services are available to non-low-income Elderly and the disabled. Also has Branch Offices serving counties of Citrus, Hernando, Sumter, Orange, Oscola, and Seminole.

Department of Children and Families Abuse Hotline *Florida*

1317 Winewood Boulevard
Building 6
Tallahassee, FL 32399
The Florida Abuse Hotline serves as the central reporting center for allegations of abuse, neglect, and/or exploitation for all children and vulnerable adults in Florida. Serves children and vulnerable adults who are the victims of maltreatment as well as vulnerbale adults in need of services. (Confidential reports)

Department of Elder Affairs Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council *District 4*

1515 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ste 203
Ocala, FL 34470
Accepts, investigates, and resolves complaints made by, or on behalf of, long-term care facility residents. An "Ombudsman" is a citizen representative who advocates on behalf of others to resolve specific issues and concerns. The Ombudsmen are volunteers who are specially trained and certified. The volunteers are granted authority under Section 400.0061(2), Florida Statutes. It is an Ombudsman's job to protect the rights and ensure they receive appropriate treatment and attain the highest quality of life possible.

Elder Options

100 SW 75th Street
Suite 301
Gainesville, FL 32607
Administers programs serving the interest of older persons, caregivers, family members, friends, elected officials and other human services agencies- the Elder Helpline provides information and referral to Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Sumter, Suwannee and Union Counties.

FL Department of Elder Affairs

4040 Esplanade Way
Tallahassee, FL 32399
Mission: To foster an environment that promotes well-being for Florida's elders and enables them to remain in their homes and communities.

Florida Senior Legal Helpline

1302 North 19th St Suite 400
Tampa, FL 33605
Provides free legal advice and brief services by telephone for seniors to address civil legal questions regarding housing, health care, family law, employment, advance directives, and many other issues. When clients need representation in Court or other extended services, we help them find free legal providers in their area.

Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders (SHINE) Program

4040 Esplanade Way
Tallahassee, FL 32399
SHINE gives free information and assistance on Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, long term care, supplemental insurance, and other health insurance benefits