Resources for individuals and families
The Arc Jacksonville’s Advocacy, Support and Knowledge (A.S.K.) department assists individuals with disabilities gain the information, training and support needed to achieve improved self-sufficiency, independence and well-being. Individuals, families and circles of support can find answers to issues that arise throughout the lifespan.
Learn more about:
- Pooled Trust: Special Needs Trust for persons with disabilities
- Housing Referral: Provides referrals for those seeking affordable housing for individuals with special needs
- The Path: A comprehensive resource guide for individuals with IDD and their families
- Guardian Packet – Members of The Arc Jacksonville have have access to Attorneys that have agreed to assist individuals with I/DD obtain guardianship at a reduced cost
Stay up to date
The DD Shoptalk Group is an exchange forum for professionals to information, activities and resources that are available in the greater Jacksonville area that would be of interest to individuals with I/DD.
The ASK program operates this listserve to connect families, professionals and individuals with disabilities with information about workshops, training, conferences, social opportunities, public hearings, legislative alerts and other disability-related information that impact Northeast Florida.