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Search the Online Resource Database

Need help? Scroll down for instructions.

The following instructions will assist you in navigating the site.

Enter ZIP Code. This is optional. By entering this information, the results will be limited to services closest to your area. If it’s left blank, then the search for the category of services you selected will provide results for ALL of the resources in the State of Florida. The results will be listed alphabetically by city.

Enter the age and gender of the person in need of the service. This is also optional. but will ensure that there is a better match of services to your specific needs.

You may search for resources in THREE ways:

Select an option underBrowse Category”. You will then be required to choose from subcategories. Note: the terms listed are the same ones that are used throughout the state. The term you may choose to use may not be the term used in your area which may produce no results. Therefore, you may need to think of an alternative term to use in your search.

OR

Search by Keyword”

This option is located under “More Searches” towards the lower right of the screen. You may type out the full search term or by a partial word. For example, “hous” will find resources for the search term household as well as housing. A list of search terms will be provided for your use.

OR

Search by Name”

If you have the name of the agency or business, you can enter the name under this option.

Agencies and businesses: To find out how to be listed in the Elder Helpline Database, click here.