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Other News & Announcements

  • The Agency for Persons with Disabilities has posted Requests for Information (RFI) to seek input on models the State of Florida may want to consider as it addresses: Forensic Housing and Services, Housing Options for Individuals with Intensive Behavioral Challenges, Mental Health Services and Housing Continuum for Individuals who are Dually Diagnosed or Significantly Challenged, and Aging Planning Process for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Aging Caregivers and Competency Training for Service Providers. Click here for more information.

  • The Agency Long Range Program Plan for fiscal years 2015-2016 through 2019-2020 has been published. To view the plan, visit the Florida Fiscal Portal website at this link.

  • The Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) has filed an administrative complaint seeking a moratorium that prohibits any new residents from being served at Carlton Palms Educational Center in Lake County. To learn more, visit the News Release.

  • If you are an active duty military service member and are interested to learn more about applying for services, please read this PDF for more information on how to apply.

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