FLORIDA

American Hometown Veteran Assist, Inc. services all era Veterans: 352-213-3643

BRAIVE Fund serves OEF/OIF combat Veterans only: (limited counties served-Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Suwannee, union and Volusia): 904-246-1395, 888-843-5748.  *Osceola, Orange and Seminole counties are covered thru the Central Florida chapter of the Red Cross.  This fund also has a grant that covers all costs of CNA program for Vets, spouses and family members. This is available in the NE Florida chapter…not sure about other areas: 904-246-1395

BRAIVE Fund, Tallahassee: 850-878-6080 (contact person-Topi Henderson)

Hope for the Warriors – www.hopeforthewarriors.org (must have financial issues associated with a combat related condition): 910-938-1817/ 910-546-1144

TAMCO Foundation (emergency financial support): 813-712-353

Veterans Assisted Domiciliary – 386-758-0600 a 148-bed housing facility for honorably discharged veterans, located at 751 SE Sycamore Terrace in Lake City.

Includes a special combination of housing, personalized supportive services and incidental medical care to eligible veterans, who must be able to feed and dress themselves, and be in need of assisted living care. The domiciliary is located on a 20 acre parcel of wooded lake. Residents must have at least one year of residency in the state of Florida and be in need of assisted living facility care, not hospital or nursing home care.  Private rooms run about $2,100 a month and semi-private rooms about $1,650. Rates are based on a sliding fee scale according to the veteran’s income. Rates include room and board, food, transportation, television and electricity.

 

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