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
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
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)

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
FCCDHH Website

Florida Outreach Project for Children and Young Adults who are Deaf-Blind

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

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