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Hurricane Ian

If you have questions about disaster preparedness, visit Florida Division of Emergency Management. The State Assistance Information Line (SAIL) contact number is 1-800-342-3557. Check out Florida Emergency Preparedness Guide on FloridaHealth.gov. Also check out the Florida Special Needs Registry to receive important information from local emergency management officials.
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Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary

Click Here to watch a special message from Director Palmer in celebration of the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Exceptional Employer of the Year

The Agency for Persons with Disabilities, Vocational Rehabilitation, Blind Services, and other disability organizations will recognize outstanding Florida employers in October as part of the annual celebration of Disability Employment Awareness Month. The celebration is scheduled for October 6 at Tallahassee City Hall. If you are aware of an employer that has a history of hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities, please complete the nomination form here.

Looking for a Job in Florida?

The Agency for Persons with Disabilities is looking for top quality employees. Apply for positions with the Agency for Persons with Disabilities here:
https://jobs.myflorida.com/go/Agency-for-Persons-with-Disabilities/2814600/

Facility Visitation

The new Facility Visitation Information page has been added to our website which includes the terms and conditions for resident visitation for Sunland Center in Marianna and Tacachale Center in Gainesville.

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The Agency Supports Persons with Developmental Disabilities in Living,
Learning, and Working in their Communities.

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and events in your community!

Click Here for the WSC Scorecard.

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for people with disabilities.


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