Senior Services Directory

Name Description
* Juan Luis Rodriguez-Kohly, Reverse Mortgage Loan Originator, Great Florida Lending, Inc * REVERSE MORTGAGES: A Senior Helping Seniors! Your Trusted Reverse Mortgage Specialist. Federal Government insured for Seniors older than 61 years of age. Get suplemental funds from the equity in your home. Pay-off present mortgage. You make no monthly payments as long as it is principal residence, property taxes and insurance premiums are paid and maintained in good condition.Purchase your New Home with Reverse Mortgage Financing. For any questions about your Reverse Mortgage needs, call Juan L Rodriguez-Kohly LO, NMLS 257898 GFL Inc. at 786-262-6486,
Alliance for Aging - Elder Help Line, Miami-Dade & Monroe Counties * Alliance For Aging: Access to information about services for Florida Seniors Tel: 305-670-6500 or 1-800-963-5337
Alzheimer Association *Alzheimer Association: General information about the disease and how to help everybody afected. Call the 24 Hours/7 Days Helpline atl 1-800-272-3900 or visit
Benefits Check Up Program * Benefits Check Up: Free Report of local, state and national benefits to which you may be entitled. Internet request only. PLEASE CHECK FOR REQUIRED INFORMATION.
CAP TEL CAPTIONED TELEPHONES FREE CAP TEL CAPTIONED TELEPHONES Federally funded program provides free amplified, captioned telephones for Deaf persons. Requires Internet service and Telephone line Call Mickie Oliva OEI Representative Supporting CapTel - Captioned Telephone Direct Line: 954-415-9469, Email:,
CarFit Program - American Society on Aging & AARP & AAA & Am. Occupational Therapy Assoc * CarFit Educational Program: seniors 65 and older. 12 point check of your auto to improve the fit of your car to you. Call Carlin Rogers Consulting for events info. 407-422-0991
Consumer-Director Care Plus - Florida Department of Elder Affairs * HEALTH CARE CHOICES: Home and Community Based Services option for Seniors Medicaid Recipients on one of these 2 Medicaid Waivers: 1) Adult/Disabled Adult Waiver (ADA) or (2) TraumaticBrain/Spinal Cord Injury Waiver (TBI/SCI). Call 1-866-232-3733
Deaf Services Bureau * Deaf Services Bureau: Free amplified telephone equipment for hearing impaired persons. Tel: 305-560-2866
Discount Drug Card - State of Florida * Florida Discount Drug Card Pogram: State of Florida If you qualify, you could receceive varying discounts on most prescription drugs at participating pharmacies in Florida. 60 years old or older whithout prs=escription drug coverage or who fall into the Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage Gap. Under 60 years old must qualify on income. Apply at 1-866-341-8894, TTY 1-866-763-9630 or online at
Domestic and Sexual Abuse of Seniors * FL Departemt of Children & Families * Adult Protective Services: 1-800-962-2873 Fax: 1-800-914-0004 TDD/TTY: 1-800-453-1451, on Line:

* The Lodge Inc., Elder Domestic Violence or Sexual Abuse Project. Call and make a referral. 305-693-1170 ext 230 24 hours/7 days
Driver Safety Program - AARP * Driver Safety Program: classes helps older drivers refresh and renew driving skills. Graduates may be elegible for discount in auto insurance premiums. 1-866-595-7678
Elder Update Magazine - Florida Department of Elder Affairs * Elder Update Magazine: Florida State publication on elder affairs in the State. Request free subscription at: 1-800-963-5337 or by mail: Elder Update, PO BOX 6750, Tallahassee, FL 32314-6750, On-line Version at Available also in Braille or Casette tape. Call 1-800-226-6075
FEMA & Florida State Emergency Response Team * Hurricane Claims Assistance Service: If you have been affected by a Hurricane you can get counseling and assitance in filling out the required paperwork. Friends, relatives, neighbors and community groups can help Seniors get the assistance. Tel: 1-800-621-3362, TTY 1-800-462-7585 or
Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles * EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION - Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles: This service will allow you to provide emergency contact information to law enforcement in the event of an emergency. This information may save crucial time if ever it becomes necessary to contact family members, or other loved ones. This service is only available to individuals holding a current Florida Driver License or Florida Identification Card.
Florida Veterans Guide * Florida Veterans Guide - from the Florida Dept of Veterans' Affairs and the Florida Veterans Foundation 24 pages describing services available from Federal, State and local organizations and government. To read and print visit
Florida’s Guide for Aging Drivers * Florida’s Guide for Aging Drivers: You may print, order coupons here:
FORIDA ELMORE PROGRAM Reverse Mortgages ONLY * FORIDA ELMORE PROGRAM: Designed to help eligible Senior Reverse Mortgage Borrowers, who are in danger of loosing their home by foreclosure, to remain in their homes by providing up to $25,000 to bring their property taxes, insurance, and association dues current> and May also be eligible to have paid on their behalf up to 12 months of future property charges. 1-(800) 601-3534 or
Free Windstorm Insurance Home Inspection - Florida Insurance Department * My Safe Florida Home: Free home inspection from the Florida Insurance Department might make your home elelgible for a Windstorm premium discount. 1-866-513-6734 or http://apps.FlDfs/WINGS/InspectionApp/default.aspx
Guia de Preparacion Para Casos de Desastre - The Florida Department of Elder Affairs * Disaster Preparedness Guide - Elder Affairs Department - State of Florida: 24 pages on advise and instructions hel;pful to face many types of disasters. Names and telephones of Federal, State and County Agencies that can give assitance. Request a copy: 1-850-414-2000 or
Long Term Care Ombudsman Program - State of Florida * Long Term Care Ombudsman Program - State of Florida: For the protection on Seniors in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and adult family care homes, 1-888-831-0404
Mesothelioma Veterans Center, LLC Mesothelioma Veterans Center, LLC: Services for Veterans with Mesothelioma, Oviedo, FL 32765 Call Now 877-450-8973
Miami-Dade County * Hurricane/Emergencies Preparedness Services: Miami-Dade County Services to help you. Tel.: 311 o htpp://
1) Find out if you qualify for one of the 3 Hurricane Shutters Programs.
2) If you need special attention during an emergency, you can register in a Program to assist you to evacuate during an emergency.
3) Request pick-up of large pieces of trash from the streets.
4) find a shelter near to you and which accept domestic pets.
National Flood Insurance Program * Flood Insurance Program: Flood losses might not be covered by your Homeowners Policy (check with your Insurance agent). Federal disaster assistance is only available if The President declares an emergency. Find out more at 1-888-379-9531, TDD: 800-427-5593 or
Older Floridian Handbook and Consumer Resource Guide * Florida Department of Elder Affairs * OLDER FLORIDIAN HANDBOOK: Valuable legal reccomendations and suggestions for Seniors and their families. DOWNLOAD FREE:
* CONSUMER RESOURCE GUIDE: valuable info about Programs available for Seniors in Florida. DOWNLOAD FREE: : http://www.h\ You can print the mail order coupons here:
Property Tax Exemption for Florida Seniors * Property Tax ExemptionS Seniors: Up to $50,000 for 65 years olds or older with low household incomes.OTHER: (1) Non-Veteran Disability (2) Blind (3) Widow(er) (4) Veteran Service Connected Disability.. Consult the County's Property Appraiser at 786-331-5321 o VETERANS: Service-connected Florida residents Disabled vets and spouses of Deceased vets while on active duty may qualify for an up-to 100% tax exemption on their homesteaded property.Consult your County's Property Appraiser's Office. For more info: or Call VA: 1-800-827-1000
Property Tax Exemption for Florida Veterans - Florida Department of Veteran Affairs * Property Tax Exemption - Veterans: Service-connected Florida residents Disabled vets and spouses of Deceased vets while on active duty may qualify for an up-to 100% tax exemption on their homesteaded property. VA: 1-800-827-1000, Consult your County's Property Appraiser's Office. For more info: or
Relay 711, Florida Telecommunications Relay Inc. * Relay 711: a communication link for deaf, hard of hearing, deaf/blind or speech impaired persons through special phone equipment and operators to communicate with normal telephones and vice-versa. Customer Service: 1-800-676-3777
Safe Homes Program "Safe Homes Program" from the FL Dept. of Elder Affairs. Valuable information on safety tips and steps you can take to make your home mobile accessible and comfortable. Call 850-414-2123 or or see info at
Safe Mobility for Life Program "Safe Mobility for Life Program" from Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) drivers, passengers, pedestrians, bicyclists, transit-riders, motorcyclists, and operators of non-motorized vehicles that are 50 years of age and older, with emphasis on the 65 year and olderr.
Safe-Link Wireless Free Service for Seniors * FREE government supported Cell phones and minutes for Seniors that participate in a government assistance program or have a certain low household income. Call 1-800-977-3768 or
SERVICIOS LEGALES * LEGAL SERVICES: (1) Obtain the free booklet "Laws and Programs Affecting Older Floridians" at Florida Dept of Elder Affairs 1-800-963-5337 or
(2) Florida Senior Legal Helpline (FL Dept. of Elder Affairs): free advice and referral program: 1-888-895-7873 (3) Florida Bar Lawyer Referral Program: an initial 1/2 hour office consultation for $25. Call 1-800-342-8011 or (4) Dade County Bar Assoc. Pro-Bono Services, 1-866-596-0399 305-579-5733 (5)
Servicios Para Seniors - Miami-Dade County * SENIOR activities - Miami-Dade County. Wide range of activities and discounts. Free Tai-chi and yoga calsses. Free transport "Golden Passport" services. clases gratuitas en la biblioteca de la comunidad, "Golden Ticket" art guide for free or discounted exhibitions, opportunities for volunteers. Call 311 or and click on "Senior Citizen"
SHINE- Florida Department of Elder Affairs * SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders): Volunteer Services that empowers Medicare Beneficiaries, their caregivers or family members to make informed decisions about Medicare, other health care issues and prescription assistance programs. Elder HelpLine 1-800-963-5337
Telephone Discounts & LifeLine - Florida Public Services Commission * Florida Connection Program Link-Up & Lifeline: You could be elegible for a discount on your monthly telephone bill if you participate in some Assistance Programs or if your household income does not surpass a certain amount. Call 1-800-540-7039 o
Water Use Efficiency Program - Miami-Dade County

Medicare Plans Patient Resource Center
* Water Use Efficiency Program: Miami-Dade County's $100 to $200 rebate program for instalation of high efficiency Toilet and Clothes Washers. Only Seniors who qualify for the additional homestead exemption on their property taxes and residents who meet federal criteria for low income households. Tel: 311

* comprehensive resource on Medicare Advantage Plans in Florida helps guide seniors through the state's available plans, requirements, and guidelines.

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