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  • Advance Planning in Florida

    Advanced directives and other information for Floridians who want to plan for the future. Content Detail

    By:
    Bay Area Legal Services, Inc. - Tampa
  • A Legal Handbook for LGBT Floridians and Their Families

    A Resource for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender individuals and families. Read More

    By:
    Equality Florida & Carlton Fields
  • Answers to Common Questions About Mental Health Treatment

    Frequently asked questions about finding mental health services and information. Content Detail

    By:
    Mental Health America
  • Wills and Estates

    Questions and answers about wills and estates in Florida. Content Detail

    By:
    Leon County Clerk's Office
  • Wills: Planning for the Future

    Information about wills, probate, living wills and designation of healthcare surrogates. Content Detail

    By:
    Florida Rural Legal Services - Lakeland
  • Florida Powers of Attorney

    Website containing information and videos about Powers of Attorney. Includes topics like health care power of attorney, ending a power of attorney and where to learn more. Content Detail

    By:
    The Florida Bar
  • Free Legal Answers

    Florida Free Legal Answers is accessible online 24/7, matching qualifying participants with a licensed attorney who can answer questions related to civil law. Topics may include family law matters such as divorce, child support, adoption and name change, as well as domestic violence, bankruptcy, consumer issues, education, employment, housing, workers’ compensation, wills and estate planning. Read More

  • Plan Ahead With Advance Directives

    Advance Directives like a living will, healthcare surrogate or will allow you to make decisions about your healthcare, property and family before you are sick or unable to make decisions for yourself. This resource provides answers about creating different kinds of advance directives. Read More

    By:
    Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
  • Videos: What is Guardianship

    Seven videos describing legal guardianship for an adult who is unable to manage on their own. Read More

    By:
    The Florida Bar