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Rebuild Florida Application Events

The Rebuild Florida Housing Repair and Replacement Program will host a mobile application event in Blountstown to provide an opportunity for local homeowners with remaining damage from Hurricane Michael to begin applications for housing repair assistance from the program.

Jackson County

Check back for future dates.

Calhoun County

Location:

Blountstown Library, 17731 NE Pear St. Blountstown, Fl. 32424

Time and Date:

  • Monday, May 3, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 4, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, May 24, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 25, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Rebuild Florida team members will be on-site to assist homeowners and answer any questions they may have.
The event is open to homeowners who are interested in applying for assistance to repair, rebuild or replace their Hurricane Michael damaged homes. No appointment is necessary. For a list of documents to bring, please click here.

Other options available for beginning an application are:

  • Over the phone by calling 888-530-3025

Calhoun County

Panhandle Area Health Network, INC.
Walk-Ins are welcome.
Located at Blountstown Public Library, Blountstown. They can be reached at (850) 674-8773. Hours are Monday thru Thursday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Ask for Jessica).

WHAT TO BRING IN FOR INTERVIEW

  • Pharmacy Printout (Year to Date)
  • List of Meds from Doctor
  • Income Verification for Everyone in Household
  • Medically Needy Letter/Assistance Letter/Medicaid
  • Low Income Subsidy/Extra SS Help Acceptance/Denial
  • Current Income Tax Records
  • Social Security Benefits Letter
  • Veterans Benefits
  • Pension Information
  • Disability Letter
  • Estimate of Monthly Medical Expenses
  • All Medicine Bottles (Rx and Over the Counter Medicines)
  • Medicare Card (if on Medicare)
  • Driver’s License
  • Social Security Card
  • Any Other Insurance Card

HOW THE PROGRAM WORKS

  • We will fill out the application forms for your medicines that are listed on the program.
  • Forms will be sent to your doctor for signature and prescriptions.
  • When we get the forms back, we will finish the application and send to pharmaceutical company.
  • It is at that time that the decision is made as to whether you are eligible. We have nothing to do with these decisions.
  • If you do not qualify for a particular medication, you or your doctor will be notified and you need to let us know.
  • If you are eligible, your medicine will be sent to your home or doctor’s office.
  • When you receive your medicine you are to notify this office as soon as possible.
  • We need to know what medicines you received, the amount you received and the dosage.
  • You also need to bring to this office the PACKING SLIPS you received with your medicines. THIS IS A MUST. Be sure to ask the person at the doctor’s office for the packing slips, telling them PAP needs them.

Jackson County

Innovative Charities – Drive-thru food pantry on Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. You must be a resident of Jackson County and be in line by 12:00 p.m. If you receive food stamps or SSI, you automatically qualify to receive free food. Otherwise, distribution will be based on your income and the number of people in your household. Applying for food is as simple as filling out one application per year that is based on USDA income levels; ID is not required. Innovative Charities is located at 1994 Hwy. 71 South in Marianna. You can contact them at (850) 573-5526 or visit their website at www.innovativecharities.org.


St. Luke’s Episcopal Church – Food pantry on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. You must be a Jackson County resident to receive food. Families can receive food once per month. St. Luke’s is located at 4362 Lafayette Street in Marianna. You can contact them at (850) 482-2431 or visit their website at www.stlukesmarianna.org/foodpantry.


Chipola Family Ministries – Food pantry hours are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or for the first 32 people, whichever comes first. To receive food, you must sign your name and the city you live in. Chipola Family Ministries is located at 3004 Hwy. 71 North in Marianna. You can contact them at (850) 482-6407.


My Father’s Closet – Food giveaway every Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. There is no paperwork to fill out, and everyone qualifies to receive food. My Father’s Closet is located at 5374 Cliff Street in Graceville. You can contact them at (850) 263-9555. 

Calhoun County

Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida-The Caring Coach Mobile Food Pantry is offering a free food pickup day at the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church located at 16498 Gaskin St. Blountstown, Fl. 32424 on the 4th Wednesday of every month at 1:00 PM. This is a first-come, first-served basis. Drive-up. Remain in your car. Pop the trunk. Delivery made. Off you go! Photo ID is required. Caring Coach is a mobile food pantry, a food assistance program of Catholic Charities of Northwest Fl.

Calhoun-Liberty Ministry Center – Food pantry hours are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Calhoun-Liberty Ministry Center is located at 21754 State Road 20 East in Blountstown. You may contact Bulan Moran at 850-447-1959 with any questions.

Chipola Community Church – Food giveaway on the 4th Saturday of the month from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. You must be a resident of Calhoun County to be eligible. ID is not required. Chipola Community Church is located at 16555 NE Jim Godwin Rd in Altha. You can contact Patricia Godwin at 850-372-2113 with any questions.

Innovative Charities, Calhoun – Drive-thru food giveaways on Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. You must be a resident of Calhoun County to be eligible. If you receive food stamps or SSI, you automatically qualify to receive free food. Otherwise, distribution is based on your income and your household size. Applying for food is as simple as filling out one application per year that is based on USDA income levels. ID is not required. Innovative Charities, Calhoun is located at 12122 SR 20 W in Clarksville. You may contact Robert Arnold at 850-573-3231 with any questions. 


Giving Hope Through Services

LSNF provides representation to low-income and vulnerable individuals in civil matters only. Eligibility for assistance may be based on income and assets of all members of the household and the legal problem.

LSNF serves the legal needs of children, elderly, victims of abuse, veterans, and people with disabilities. LSNF’s priority areas include supporting families; preserving the home; maintaining economic stability; safety, stability and health; and serving populations with special vulnerabilities. These translate to cases involving Family Law, Housing, Public Benefits, Consumers, Employment, Education, and Health Care issues. Each case is reviewed on its own legal merits for case acceptance.

Legal Services of North Florida Giving Hope Through ServicesLSNF provides representation to low-income and vulnerable individuals in civil matters only. Eligibility for assistance may be based on income and assets of all members of the household and the legal problem.(850) 385-9007 | Monday-Thursday 8:30-5:15 pm apply online http://www.lsnf.org