Community Links

   “Americans with mental illness deserve our understanding, and they deserve excellent care. They deserve a health care system that treats their illness with the same urgency as a physical illness.”

[George W. Bush, President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health]


Categories of Resources


Daily Living



Government Aid


Mental Health

Physical Health

Private Aid




MapQuestCounty MapsTravel InfoWeather DictionaryZIP Codes – Records: Phone – PublicVital

United Way Online Community Resources:  or Dial 211 for Lee, Hendry & Glades

Collier United Way: (239) 261-7112 – Charlotte United Way: Dial 211

Lee County Homeless Coalition: Pocket Guide of Community Resources

Naples Alliance for Children: Community Resource Directory

SAMSHA: Facility Locators: Mental Health & Substance Abuse Publications

Florida Health Finder: Find Health Care Facilities & Providers – ALF Referral Service Official Portal of the State of Florida for All Government Services

 News-Press SWFLNaples Daily NewsCape Coral Daily Breeze – Sunday Herald: Charlotte County

Television News: ABC CBS FOX  – NBC


 Florida State Mental Health Treatment Facilities

Private Mental Health Facilities: Naples Community  Riverside Behavioral  – Lee Memorial Behavioral Health

Private Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities: Willough at NaplesSalusCare: South West Florida Addiction Services – First Step of Sarasota

Central Florida Behavioral Health Network

Coastal Behavioral Healthcare: FACT, Mental Health Court, BRITE for Elders…

Agency of Health Care Administration

Lab Tests Online: Understand Your Lab Tests

CoastCoast RX Card: Discount on Prescriptions, Lab Tests, & Imaging

 Rx Drug Smarts AARP  – NIMH Medication Info

Social Security:   Ticket to Work  – Take Charge ENPEmployment SupportWorking While Disabled

 Center for Medicaid & Medicare –  Find A Medicaid Provider – Find a Medicare Provider


DCF Access Florida: Cash, Medical Assistance, Substance Abuse & Mental Health, Abuse Hotline…

Lee County Government – Fort Myers – Cape Coral – Bonita Springs

Charlotte Government: Punta Gorda

US Health & Human ServicesLee HSCollier HS Charlotte HSHendry HS – Clewiston HS

Veterans Administration National Coalition for Homeless Vets

National Council on Ageing:Benefits Check Up –

Disaster AssistanceLee Emergency Management: Evacuation Assistance

Housing & Urban Development


 Department of Education: Accredited Post Secondary Institutions Online Directory of Education

 Area Colleges & Universities: SouthwesternFlorida Gulf CoastHodgesSouthwest Florida

 Adult Ed Lee: High Tech Center North –  Lee Public Schools Adult EdQuality of Life Center Fort Myers

Adult Ed Collier: Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology – Collier Adult Ed – Naples Art Association

County Libraries: LeeCollierCharlotteHendry


Department of Labor

Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity 

USA JOBS: Federal

People First Florida: State Jobs

Southwest Florida Works

Career & Service Center of Southwest Florida

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida

Experience Works


Fort Myers Rescue Mission – Salvation ArmySt Matthews House Naples: Homeless Shelters, Rehab, Healthcare…

Catholic Charities of Southwest Florida

St. Vincent De Paul Society

Lutheran Services Florida

Senior Friendship Centers

Doctor Piper Center: Fort Myers

Meals on WheelsFaith in Action

Lifeline: Low Basic Rate Phone Service for Low Income Households

Assurance Wireless & Safe Link Wireless: Free Cell Phones & Service for Low Income Households:

Comcast Internet Essentials: Low Cost Internet Service and Computers for Low Income Households Compare Prices

Consumer Reports

Shopper: Free Classifieds Online





South West Florida Regional Airport

Naples Municipal Airport

Lee Tran

Collier Area Transit

Human Services Transit Dept: Charlotte Dial A Ride & Sunshine Ride –

 Florida Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles

 Lee Tax CollectorCollier Tax CollectorCharlotte Tax Collector –   Hendry Tax Collector


Center of Independent Living Gulf Coast

Joni & Friends International Disability Center

Deaf Service Center of SW Florida

Starkey Hearing Foundation: Includes Low Cost Hearing Aids.

Brain Injury Association of Florida

CARD: Center for Autism and Related Disabilities

YMCA of the USA

Boy Scouts of America

Girl Scouts of Gulf Coast Florida

Focus on the Family

Crown Financial Ministries: Free Financial Coaching


Division of Victim Services: Office of The Attorney General Includes a Victim’s Hotline and Fraud Hotline

USA Government Made Easy

 Florida Laws Toll Free for Florida Residents

 Internet Crime Complaint Center

 America’s Most Wanted: Report a Tip

 NCMEC: Amber Alerts…

 Call for Action: Wink News  – Trouble Shooter: Fox News

 Background Checks: Florida Department of Law Enforcement Hotline

 FBI Sex Offender Registry – Florida Sexual Predators

 Prison Fellowship

 Office of the Florida Governor: Citizen Services Hotline

 Homeland Security  – Department Of Justice  – Florida State Attorney General

 Office of the Public Defender: Judicial Circuit 20

Lee Bar Association: Lawyer Referral Service – Attorney Shawn Seilger: Bonita Springs

Collier Bar AssociationLegal Aid Service of Collier

Fort Myers PoliceNaples PolicePunta Gorda PoliceClewiston Police

Lee SheriffCollier Sheriff – Charlotte Sheriff –  Glades Sheriff  – Hendry Sheriff

Florida Highway Patrol


Lee Memorial Health Systems

Physicians Regional Naples Naples Community Healthcare System

Charlotte Regional Medical CenterFawcett MemorialBon Secours-St Joseph Hospital

Hendry Regional Medical Center Desoto Memorial Hospital

Lee Health DepartmentCollier HDCharlotte HDGlades HDHendry HD

Family Health Centers of SWFL: Out Patient Services with Sliding Scale Based on Income

American Medical Association

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Blue Zones:Healthy living tips

Nutrition Facts: Nutrition research Info




FloridaSDC Circuit 20 is administered by NAMI of Collier County, and is funded by the Florida DCF.
Florida Self-Directed Care Circuit 20, 1650 Medical Lane Suite 2, Fort Myers Florida 33907
Message Line: (239) 936-4318 – Fax: (239) 936-7140 – voice@flsdc.org

FloridaSDC Circuit 20 Serves Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry, & Glades Counties.
Program Coordinator David Sarchet, LMHC – Data Specialist Mila Collett
Life Coaches Susan Sholle-Martin, Chamelon McFarlane & Megan Cobb
Office Hours Mon – Fri 9 am-5:00 pm

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