Union County

CLIENT SENIOR/SERVICE CENTER
665 SE 4th Street
Lake Butler, Florida

AGING PROGRAMS

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE INITIATIVE (ADI):
Funding: Mid-Florida Area Agency on Aging dba Elder Options, Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Services: Respite, Case Management, Specialized Medical Equipment, Services and Supplies.

COMMUNITY CARE FOR THE ELDERLY (CCE):
Funding: Mid-Florida Area Agency on Aging dba Elder Options, Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Services: Case Management, Companion, Emergency Alert Response, Homemaker, Home Delivered Meals, Personal Care, Respite, Specialized Medical Equipment, Services and Supplies.

ELDER FARMERS’ MARKET NUTRITION:
Funding: Department of Elder Affairs
Services: Fresh fruits and vegetables and information to educate elders on the nutritional benefits derived from consuming fresh produce.

EMERGENCY HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE FOR THE ELDERLY (EHEAP):
Funding:
Mid-Florida Area Agency on Aging dba Elder Options, Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Services: Assistance with utility bills, supply blankets, heaters and fans.

HOME CARE FOR THE ELDERLY (HCE):
Funding:
Mid-Florida Area Agency on Aging dba Elder Options, Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Services: Case Management, Basic Subsidy, (Caregiver Allowance), Specialized Medical Equipment, Services and Supplies.

TITLE III-B, C-1, C-2, IIIE:
Funding:
Older Americans Act, Mid-Florida Area Agency on Aging dba Elder Options, Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Services: Congregate Meal Sites, Health Support, Homemaker, Home Delivered Meals, Intake, Nutrition Education, Outreach, Respite, Screening, Specialized Medical Equipment, Services, Supplies, Telephone Reassurance and Transportation.

ENERGY ASSISTANCE/EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE/SELF SUFFICIENCY

CARE TO SHARE PROGRAM:
Funding: Florida Power & Light
Services: Assist with utilities.

COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANT (CSBG):
Funding: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Services: Information & Referral; Family Self-Sufficiency; Case Management, Support Services; Application Assistance to other Social Service Agencies.

EMERGENCY FOOD & SHELTER PROGRAM (EFSP):
Funding:
Emergency Food & Shelter National Board Program/United Way
Services: Emergency assistance for food and housing.

ENERGY NEIGHBOR FUND (ENF):
Funding:  Duke Energy Florida, Inc.
Services:  Assistance with utilities, heating/cooling.

LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHEAP):
Funding: Florida Department of Community Services
Services: Assistance with utility bills and utility crisis resolution.

PROJECT SHARE:
Funding:
Clay Electric Cooperative
Services: Assistance with utility bills.

SALVATION ARMY:
Funding:
Salvation Army
Services: Assistance with utilities, rent/mortgage, food, medication, and temporary housing.

HOUSING

STATE HOUSING INITIATIVES PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM (SHIP):
Funding:
State of Florida and Florida Housing Finance Corporation
Services: Emergency repairs, rehabilitation, down payment and closing costs assistance for Homeownership.

Download SHIP Application

WEATHERIZATION PROGRAMS:
Funding:
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Services: Minor home repairs to reduce infiltration of air and energy consumption.

TRANSPORTATION

TRANSPORTATION SERVICE CENTER
255 SW 9th Avenue
Lake Butler, Florida

Funding:  Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Commission for the Transportation Disadvantaged, and Agency for Health Care Administration
Services:   Public Transportation Transport elderly and disadvantaged to the doctor, medical facilities, meal sites, drug stores and shopping.

For reservations, scheduling, complaints/commendations and/or questions call (386) 496-0624 or (844) 496-0624.

Any complaints not resolved can be forwarded to the Director of Transportation at (386) 362-4115, extension 241.

For Program information or complaints/commendations call TD Helpline at (800) 983-2435.

Funding: Medicaid Broker Services
Access2Care
LogistiCare Solutions, LLC
Medical Transportation Management, Inc.
Services: Transport Medicaid eligible clients to the doctor, medical facilities, meal sites and shopping.

Any complaints not resolved can be forwarded to the Director of Transportation at (386) 362-4115, extension 241.