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Career Counseling Info & Referral Training

If you are a provider seeking training for the Career Counseling Info & Referral (CCIR) for self-advocates, then look no further!  Here are some reasons that you should choose The Arc of Florida to provide the training:

  • Statewide reach for training events.
  • Trainees leave with their Dream Boards to take to Support Plan & VR meetings.
  • Engaging, informative training that keeps the trainee’s interest.
  • Cost of the 4 hour training event covered by Vocational Rehabilitation (VR).

If you are ready to schedule a training or would like more information, please email us at the email address shown below and include the following information and a representative will contact you.

Please include the following information in your email:

  • Agency Name
  • Point of Contact
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Your 14(c) Certificate Number
  • Number of Individuals Needing Training

Dental Applications Closed for this Year

The Arc of Florida is no longer accepting applications for dental services for the current contract year.

Applications received after January 4, 2017 will not be kept by The Arc of Florida. Any applications received after this date, also, will not be used for funding requests for the next contract cycle. Please do not send an application before June 2017.

Individuals seeking funding for dental services for the next funding cycle, beginning July 1, 2017, will need to fill out an application at that time. The application for the next contract year funding (July 2017 – June 2018), will be made available on our website beginning this coming June 2017.


Help Our Families in Santa Rosa County

Help our families located in Santa Rosa county.  You can easily do this by contacting Governor Rick Scott at the contact information below:

The Honorable Rick Scott
Governor, State of Florida
The Florida Capitol
400 S. Monroe Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0001

​The attached letters give you the information you need to write to Governor Rick Scott to help save services in Santa Rosa County.​

Letter to the Families of Santa Rosa County

Letter to the Honorable Rick Scott Governor of Florida

Letter to Interim Medicaid Director Beth Kidder at AHCA