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In need of assistance? Here, you will find resources available from organizations, local institutions and businesses. We are committed to working together to help you transform your life.

The Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities

The Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities works with institutions of higher education throughout the state to facilitate application and approval of their program that serves students with intellectual disabilities, provide scholarship awards to students attending an approved program and provide grant funding to foster starting new programs or enhance existing programs.

Florida Ready to Work

Florida Ready to Work is a free career readiness training and credentialing program providing Florida students and jobseekers foundational employability skills required to work today. Learn how to take the next step toward a technical training, certification, apprenticeship, and employment.


Apprenticeships are a proven training method benefitting both job seekers and businesses. They are gaining momentum as a cost-effective alternative or addition to the college track.


Learn more about careers, training, jobs, and job skills through the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s CareerOneStop. 



Find a CareerSource center near you that offers resources to assist with job searches, career development and training.


Discover ways to help pay for your education through the Office of Student Financial Assistance.


See the in-demand occupations, skills, and certifications across Florida and in your region through the FL Dept. of Economic Opportunity. 



If you are ready to register and search for work, start with this resource from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. 

Talent Strong

Talent Strong Florida aims to raise awareness and build a strong consensus around the need for education beyond high school for all Floridians. Learn more about the campaign and how to get involved.

Florida Literacy Coalition

The Florida Literacy Coalition promotes, supports and advocates for the effective delivery of quality adult and family literacy services in the state of Florida. The coalition connects community-based organizations and local educators to expand adult and family literacy programs.

Florida Division of Blind Services



The Florida Division of Blind Services helps blind and visually impaired individuals achieve their goals and live their lives with as much independence and self-direction as possible.

Veterans Florida



Veterans Florida is a non-profit created by the State of Florida to help military veterans transition to civilian life and to promote Florida’s status as the nation’s most veteran-friendly state. Veterans Florida provides powerful tools for veterans to take advantage of the benefits of living and working in the Sunshine State.


For professionals looking to make a change or move up in a current job. Find out where your skills could take you next.

Agency for Persons with Disabilities



The Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) works in partnership with local communities and private providers to assist people who have developmental disabilities and their families. APD also provides assistance in identifying the needs of people with developmental disabilities for supports and services.

Vocational Rehabilitation



Florida Department of Education, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) is the state agency that helps people with physical and mental disabilities prepare for, get, advance in or keep a job.




employU is a nonprofit disability employment service empowering customers with the knowledge, connections, and confidence required to embark on a new sustainable career.