Long Term Care

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  • Answers to Common Questions About Mental Health Treatment

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

    Mental Health America
  • Appeals and Fair Hearings in Florida’s Managed Long-Term Care

    When a service is being refused, reduced, suspended or terminated by a plan, Florida’s managed long-term care system provides the consumer with two options: an appeal to the plan and/or a Medicaid fair hearing. An appeal is handled by the plan; a fair hearing, on the other hand, is a state-administered process. Content Detail

    Florida Legal Services, Inc.
  • Consumer Tips for Enrolling in Long-Term Managed Care

    This handout describes signing up for Florida Medicaid’s long-term care services which are covered by a managed care system. Long-term care (LTC) includes assistance such as nursing home or personal care provided at home or in an assisted living facility. Content Detail

    Florida Legal Services, Inc.
  • What to Consider When Looking for a Nursing Home

    This website helps explain the entire process of choosing a nursing home including paying for it and living there. Content Detail

    Department of Health and Human Services
  • Wills and Estates

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

    Leon County Clerk's Office
  • 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