Central Region > Field 13
|Area Administrator:||Clarence Lewis|
|Office Address:||1601 West Gulf Atlantic Highway
Wildwood, FL 34785
|Main Phone Number:||(352) 330-2749|
|Main Fax Number:||(352) 330-2726|
|Counties Served:||Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion, and Sumter|
Field News & Announcements
- Field Office 13 Family Care Council/DD Provider Meeting 2014
Tuesday May 20, 2014
At the Dade Battlefield
7200 County Road 603, Bushnell Florida
10 AM - 12 Noon
- AQL Meeting
2nd Monday of month
Call B. Stevens, AQL, (352) 330-2729
All regular meetings are from 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
APD Conference or Training Room, Wildwood
The Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) is committed to full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Persons who desire accommodations should contact: Karen Eramo, Regional Training Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org (352) 330-2732 or the main office at (352) 330-2749. Please call at least 72 hours prior to the event to allow time to arrange your accommodations.
Area Training Information
APD Resource Directory
- Resource Search
A searchable directory of local, state, and national resources and services.
- Planning Resources
This directory is a good starting point for finding a variety of natural and community supports, in addition to services provided by government agencies.
Field Suggestion Box
Submit your suggestions to APD for improving supports and services in your community
Provider Recruiting Opportunities
Becoming a Provider is a free process.
Field 13 is recruiting qualified providers of the following services:
- Behavior Analysis
- Behavior Assistant
- Supported Living
- Supported Employment
- Durable Medical Supplies
- Environmental Accessibility Adaptations
- Occupational Therapy/Assessment
- Physical Therapy/Assessment
- Respiratory Therapy/Assessment
- Speech Therapy/Assessment & Augmentative Speech Therapy
Please review the requirements in the Developmental Disabilities Waiver Services Coverage and Limitations Handbook to ensure you have the Training and Experience for the Services you desire to provide. If you meet at least the minimum qualifying requirements we invite you to register for New Provider Module 1 &2. You may contact Priscilla Weeks, Field 13 Provider Enrollment Specialist at (352) 330- 2758 if you are interested in obtaining additional information on becoming a provider.
- Applying for Services
People who have or might have a Developmental Disability may apply for services at any time by calling the Agency for Persons with Disabilities in their Area. Referrals can be made by concerned relatives, friends or others may apply on behalf of a person that they believe has a Developmental Disability. Please contact the State Support Coordinator representing the county in which you live for additional information or to apply for services.
- Citrus County - Renee Eldridge (352) 330-2744
- Hernando County - Brenda Stevens (352) 330-2776
- Lake County - Frances Mose (352) 330-2741
- Marion County - Tracey Alesiani (352) 330-2763
- Sumter County - Brenda Stevens (352) 330-2776