Resources

North Central Florida

Aunt Bertha
Allows users to search for local resources by typing in their zip code. It gives a categorized directory of services including emergency, food, housing, goods, transit, health, money, care and education. This online platform is provided by the Partnership for Strong Families.

Community Resource Guide
Includes relevant information on agencies and organizations throughout Alachua, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy and Putnam counties. Provided by the Alachua County Coalition for the Homeless and Hungry, available in PDF format.

Consumer Resource Guide
Lists agencies throughout Florida, organized by county and provided by the State of Florida Elder Affairs, available in PDF format.

Healthy Start of North Central Florida
Healthy Start services are available to all pregnant women and families with babies up to age 3. Services include education and support in childbirth, breastfeeding, parenting, women’s health, tobacco cessation and counseling. Healthy Start of North Central Florida serves 12 counties in the region.

Contact a Healthy Start Care Coordinator in your county.

To find information about Healthy Start in other counties visit Florida Association of Healthy Start.

Read about a range of topics, from signs of labor and C-Sections to infant safety, on the Educational Resources page of the Healthy Start of North Central Florida website.

The Cancer Resource Guide of North Central Florida
A valuable tool for cancer patients, survivors, caregivers and family members. Also helpful for those not directly touched by cancer, this resource includes listings for financial support, tobacco cessation and a range of community resources. The guide covers all counties in North Central Florida. Provided by The North Central Florida Cancer Collaborative and WellFlorida Council.

United Way 211 Community Resource Directory
Allows users to search for resources by zip code, age, gender, key word, agency name or specific program categories. This online search directory is provided by United Way, which primarily serves children and elders. Also available is a 24-hour information and referral helpline: call 2-1-1.

Bradford County
Bradford County Community Resource Guide
Includes services such as: education/employment, food/nutrition, rent/utilities/housing, special needs/disabilities and more. Provided by the Episcopal Children’s Services. Available as a PDF.

Career Source Community Resources
A list of resources in Alachua and Bradford counties. Provided by Career Source North Central Florida.

Putnam County
Charities and Social Services Directory
Offers a listing of charities and social services in Putnam County. Provided by Benevolence Support Services of Ocala.

Putnam County Resource Directory:
Lists a wide range of services available in Putnam County from anger management programs to programs for elders. Provided by the United Vision Program, a partnership of CDS Family and Behavioral Health Services, the Juvenile Crime Prevention Office and the Putnam County School District. Available as a downloadable PDF.