Documents and Other Resources

Community Resource Database for Northeast Florida

Are looking for resources available in your community or anywhere in the United States? Use this nationwide database to locate important resources for your or your loved one.

Disaster Preparedness  Information and Resources

Here is some basic information on how to stay safe during Hurricane Season

Listed below are important links for seniors, caregivers and adults with disabilities to visit to make sure they are prepared for any upcoming emergency disaster.


ElderSource Newsletters:


2017 August Newsletter

2017 July Newsletter

2017 June Newsletter

2017 May Newsletter

2017 April Newsletter

2017 March Newsletter

2017 February Newsletter

2017 January Newsletter


2016 October Issue
2016 September Issue
2016 August Issue
2016 July Issue
2016 June Issue
2016 May Issue
2016 February Issue
2016 January Issue


Other important documents and resources:

2015 Northeast Florida Area Plan Update

US Senators and Congressmen for NE FL

Department of Elder Affairs Programs and Services Handbook

2015 Elder Services Needs Assessment

Impact of Aging Population on Jax2025 Plan

2013 Florida County Profiles (Statistics on each of the 67 counties within the state from the Florida Department of Elder Affairs – DOEA)

2014 Department of Elder Affairs Service Descriptions and Standards

Department of Elder Affairs Publications

2017 ElderSource Board Meeting Dates

2017 Advisory Council Meetings



Other Helpful Links to Various Resources:

Long Term Care Ombudsman – First Coast
The mission of the Florida Long-Term Ombudsman Program is to improve the quality of life for all Florida residents living in a long-term care facility by advocating for and protecting their health, safety, welfare and rights. For more information To contact the Florida Ombudsman serving Nassau, Baker, Duval, Clay, St. Johns, Volusia and Flagler call:

Lisa Dale
210 N. Palmetto Ave. Suite 403
Daytona Beach, FL 32114


To learn more about resources that may provide free hearing aids go to

Jacksonville Public Library offers persons with visual or physical difficulties the opportunity to receive free audio book system. Go to the Talking Books / Special Needs Library at

Family Caregiver Alliance or call 915.434.3388

Caregiving for

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support  – Call 1-800-260-2466 or

10688 Old St. Augustine Road
Jacksonville, FL 32257

Toll free: 888.242.4464
Local: 904.391.6600
Fax: 904.391.6693

Office: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
HelpLine: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Visually or audio-impaired dial
Florida Relay Services at 7-1-1