Disability Services Resources

Resource links provided for your convenience. If you need assistance in reaching any of these resources, please contact our office at 352-873-5843.

Center for Independent Living of North Central Florida

Marion County
3445 NE 24th Street
Ocala, FL 34470
352-368-3788
Sign Language Interpreting Services Toll Free: 877-629-8840
FAX: 352-629-0098
http://www.cilncf.org/

Alachua County (Gainesville Headquarters)
222 SW 36th Terrace
Gainesville, FL 32607
352-378-7474
Fax: 352-378-5582
800-265-5724
Sign Language Interpreting Services Toll Free: 877-629-8840
http://www.cilncf.org/

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

Marion County
Sky Lark Plaza
1601 NE 25th Avenue Suite 203
Ocala, FL 34470
352-732-1290
Fax: 352-732-1796
http://www.rehabworks.org/
For other offices in the state, visit http://rehabworks.org/office_directory.shtml

Division of Blind Services

3620 NW 43rd Street, Suite C
Gainesville, FL 32606-8100
352-955-2075
Toll Free: 800-443-0908
Fax: 352-955-2382
Serves: Alachua; Bradford; Columbia; Dixie; Gilchrist; Levy; Marion; and Union Counties
http://dbs.myflorida.com/

402 S. Kentucky Avenue, Suite 340
Lakeland, FL 33801
863-499-2385
Toll Free: 877-728-7738
Fax: 863-499-2698
Serves: Citrus; Hardee; Polk; Pasco; and Hernando Counties
http://dbs.myflorida.com/

Community Technical and Adult Education Center

For Marion County GED preparation
1014 SW 7th Road
Ocala, FL 34474
352-671-7200
http://www.marion.k12.fl.us/schools/chs/

Withlacoochee Technical College

1201 W. Main Street
Inverness, FL 34450-4696
352-726-2430

Agency for Persons with Disabilities

(APD; formerly Developmental Disabilities Program)

FL Department of Children and Families

District 13
(Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion, and Sumter)
1601 W. Gulf Atlantic Highway
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-330-2162
Fax: 352-330-1328
http://apd.myflorida.com/

District 3
(Alachua, Bradford, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Putnam, Suwannee, and Union)
1621 Northeast Waldo Road, Building 1
Gainesville, FL 32609
352-955-6061
Fax: 352-955-5787
Toll Free: 888-665-4955
http://apd.myflorida.com/

Social Security Administration

Citrus and Marion Counties
933 E Silver Springs Blvd
Ocala, FL
1-877-626-9911
Toll-Free: 800-772-1213
http://www.ssa.gov

Levy County
1610 NW 23 Ave
Gainesville, FL 32605
1-877-219-8323
National Toll-Free: 800-772-1213
http://www.ssa.gov

Disability Rights Florida (formerly The Advocacy Center)

2473 Care Drive, Suite 200 
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
1-800-342-0823
http://www.disabilityrightsflorida.org/

Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education
(for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee)

U.S. Department of Education
61 Forsyth Street S.W., Suite 19T10
Atlanta, GA 30303-8927
404-974-9406
Fax: 404-974-9471
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html

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