Resources and Support for Patients

COVID 19

COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
Corona Virus – COVID 19 Educational Information in Multiple Languages, including Haitian Creole and Spanish, Hesperian Foundation

 

Children and Parents

After the Harvest: A Children’s Story About Saying Goodbye FSU Center for Child Stress and Health
Center for Child Stress and Health Resources Florida State University School of Medicine
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The Germ That Wears a Crown: A Story About the Coronavirus FSU Center for Child Stress and Health

 

Agricultural Workers

Digital Stories in English and Spanish Address various health topics and information on accessing health care services at Community and Migrant Health Centers. National Center for Farmworker Health
National Center for Farmworker Health Patient Education Videos Helps patients understand what your health center is, how it works and how you can help them. Downloadable in English and Spanish.

 

General Population

*NEW* Patient Advocate Foundation Guidance on health insurance and navigating our healthcare system
Diabetes Resource Hub National Center for Farmworker Health
Florida Department of Children and Families Apply for Medicaid, Food Stamps and other services
SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) A free volunteer-staffed program of the Florida Department of Elder Affairs providing one-on-one counseling and information to assist with Medicare, Medicaid, and health insurance questions.

 

HIV/AIDs Health

HIV Testing Sites and Care Services Locator U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Find Military Housing Apartment Guide
Medical News Today Resources and information for people with HIV AIDS

 

Human Trafficking Victims

Florida Regional Human Trafficking Task Forces Florida Department of Children and Families

 

Immigrant

PATIENT EDUCATION: Mi Salud Es Me Tesoro: Una Guia Para Vivir Bien Con Diabetes A Spanish language comic book/guide created by Migrant Clinician’s Network, to help people live well with Diabetes. See their Clinical Toolbox and Resources for serving mobile populations.
Patient Education Materials American College of Physicians
You Have Rights: Protect Your Health Going To The Doctor Protecting Immigrant Families, July 2019
Public Charge: Getting The Help You Need Protecting Immigrant Families August 2019
National Immigration Law Center

 

Justice Involved

 

LGBT

Resources for LGBT Students Edubirdie.com
TransLifeLine A hotline for transgender people offering direct service, material support, advocacy, and educationResources for LGBT Floridians and Their Families
Florida’s Equality Profile Highlights statewide policies related to sexual orientation and gender identity

 

Veterans

Find Military Housing Apartment Guide
Veteran’s Crisis Line Available to call, text or chat 24/7
 

Women

Free grants for Florida women