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What’s new at 2-1-1?

WhatsNewIn March at 2-1-1 we added the following programs and agencies to our database for Marion County. Below each agency/program you’ll see “Ask 2-1-1”, these are the key terms you can use to look up the resources on your own via our online database, or when you call 2-1-1 you can mention those terms to the Information and Referral Specialist to get a list of resources for that service in your area.

•Added Program: Foreclosure Hotline (Agency: Community Legal Services Of Mid Florida, Inc. *Marion*)
Counties: Citrus, Flagler, Hernando, Lake, Marion, Osceola, Putnam, Sumter or Volusia
Ask 2-1-1: Mortgage Delinquency and Default Counseling

•Added Program: Assisting the Memory Impaired & Special Needs Program (Agency: Ocala & Dunnellon Police)
City: Ocala
Ask 2-1-1: Identification Devices
Medic Alert

•Added Program: Camp Kiwanis Summer program
County: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: Camperships
Residential Camps
Applications available 4/1/13

•Added Agency: Florida Kiwanis
Program: Scholarship
County: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: Scholarships
Deadline for application: 5/1/13

•Added Agency: Focus on Leadership
Program: Diamonds in the Rough Scholarship
County: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: Scholarships
Deadline for application: 4/15/13

•Added Programs: @Ocala PD
Ask 2-1-1: Cell Phones * Disaster/Emergency Issues
Domestic Violence Intervention Programs
Elder Abuse Prevention
Workshops/Symposiums * Domestic Violence Issues
Workshops/Symposiums * Older Adult/Aging Issues

•Added Program: @Marion Sheriff’s Office: Crisis Intervention Specialist Unit
County: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: In Person Crisis Intervention
Identification Devices (Not for Ocala, Marion County outside of Ocala only)

•Added Agency: Shores Assembly Of God
County: Marion
Program: Early Learning & Extended Care
Ask 2-1-1: Child Care Centers
Day Camps (Summer Day Camp)
Extended Day Care

Program: Son Rise Lawn And Landscaping
Ask 2-1-1: Yard Cleanup

Program: Summer Feeding Program
Ask 2-1-1: Summer Food Service Programs

•Added Agency: Harvey’s Fellowship Homes, Inc.
County: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: Low Income/Subsidized Private Rental Housing

•Added Agency: Brighter Futures For You
Counties: Marion, Alachua, Lake, Sumter
Ask 2-1-1: Case/Care Management * Mental Health Issues
General Counseling Services

•Added Agency: Faithfully Guided
Counties: Marion , Alachua, Levy
Ask 2-1-1: Bullying Prevention
Pastoral Counseling
Spiritual/Religious Issues Counseling

•Added Agency: New Beginning Target Case Management
Counties: Marion, Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Orange, Sumter
Ask 2-1-1: Case/Care Management

•Added Agency: Shores Volunteer Skills Bank
Neighborhood: Silver Spring Shores in Ocala ONLY
Ask 2-1-1: Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites
Food Pantries
Soup Kitchens
Electric Service Payment Assistance
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance
Water Service Payment Assistance
Food Sorting/Packing Volunteer Opportunities
Meal Delivery Volunteer Opportunities
Meal Preparation/Serving Volunteer Opportunities

•Added Agency: Phoenix House Citra Center
Area Served: Florida
Ask 2-1-1: Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities

•Added Service: Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
Area: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: RSVP Program

•Added Agency: Ocala Recreation and Parks
Area Served: Marion
Ask 2-1-1: Recreation Centers
Day Camps
Hiking Trails
Picnic Grounds
Arts and Crafts Clubs
Exercise Classes/Groups
Nutrition Education
Coaching Volunteer Opportunities
Lawn Care Volunteer Opportunities
Mentoring Services Volunteer Opportunities
Tutoring Volunteer Opportunities


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