Affiliated Agencies



03 American Red Cross of Northwest Florida – A humanitarian organization led by volunteers, which provides relief to victims of disasters and helps people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 763-6587 or


78 America’s Second Harvest of the Big Bend, Inc. – We feed the hungry in the big bend through our network of partner agencies and educate and engage the community in the fight against hunger. Serves Calhoun, Gulf, and Jackson Counties. (850) 562-3033 or

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13 AMIkids – Panama City Marine Institute, Inc. – Motivates and redirects at-risk youth by using a positive, balanced approach to ensure public safety and personal development. Serves Bay County. (850) 872-4715 or


61 Anchorage Children’s Home of Bay County, Inc. – A non-profit organization providing emergency shelter, transitional living, family counseling, case management and street outreach services to youth ages 0-22 and their families. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties.  (850) 763-7102 or
         Angel House Berevement 16 Angel House Bereavement Center, Inc. – We provide clinical grief and loss counseling to children, adolescents and adults who have suffered life altering losses.. Serves Bay and Gulf Counties. (850) 257-5036 or
         ARC Washington Holmes 21 ARC of Washington-Holmes Counties, Inc. – Providing training and assistance to limit the effects of developmental disabilities and enhancing individuals lives with dignity, respect and independence. Serves Holmes and Washington Counties. (850) 638-7517 or


75 BASIC of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Provides social services to HIV clients; support groups for clients, their families and friends; education; prevention; HIV testing; and mentoring to children with incarcerated parents. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 785-1088 or


83 Feeding the Gulf Coast – Feeding America member, distributing food through charitable organizations in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi Gulf Coast and providing food to children in nutrition enrichment programs. Serves Bay, Holmes, and Washington Counties. (850) 626-1332 or


04 Bay County Council on Aging, Inc. – To improve the quality of life for older individuals to enable them to remain active, healthy, independent, and preventing more costly, less preferred institutionalization. Serves Bay County. (850) 769-3468 or

89 Bay Education Foundation, Inc. – Supports excellence in public education. Serves Bay County. (850) 867-4111 or
                Bay franklin gulf healthy start logo 74 Bay, Franklin, Gulf Healthy Start Coalition, Inc. –  Nurses provide breast feeding education, smoking cessation, childbirth education, child development education, parenting education, and prenatal and postnatal care, coordination with local professionals.  Serves Bay and Gulf Counties.  (850) 872-4130 or


36 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Big  Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida provides one-on-one mentoring for children and youth, primarily from single parent families, with adult role models. Serves Bay County. (850) 763-5437 or


26 Boy Scouts of America, Alabama/Florida Council – Serves others by helping to instill values in young people and prepare them to make ethical choices and achieve their full potential.  Serves Calhoun and Jackson Counties. (334) 793-7882


05 Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Coast Council, #773 – Provides youth ages 6-21 the opportunity to experience character development, citizenship training, physical fitness, God and Country and good moral and ethical values. Serves Bay, Gulf, Holmes, and Washington Counties. (850) 784-1886 or

 06 Boys & Girls Clubs of Bay County, Inc. – Inspires and enables all young people, especially those who need us the most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. Serves Bay County. (850) 763-2076 or
 catholic charities 62 Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Provides professional programs to enhance and preserve the lives of all people including case management, emergency assistance, transitional shelters, food, clothing, and life skills training. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 763-0475 or


63 Chemical Addictions Recovery Effort, Inc. – A drug free workplace that is vitally concerned with the most professional services available for substance abuse, prevention, intervention, treatment, education and recovery in our community. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 872-7676 or
07 Children’s Home Society of Florida, Inc., Emerald Coast Division – Provides services that include adoption, early intervention for developmentally delayed children, case management, substance abuse, parent education, counseling, mentoring, infant mental health, and residential care. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 747-5411 or


37 Chipola Healthy Start, Inc. – Working to reduce the number of infant deaths, premature births, and improve the health and development of children under three years of age. Serves Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 482-1236 or
        covenanthospice 77 Covenant Hospice, Inc. – Provides comprehensive, compassionate care to patients and loved ones during times of life-limiting illnesses. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 785-3040 or

40 Dancing for Hope,Healing and Health, Inc. – To bring the joy of dance to people, young and old, and to use dance to positively impact the lives of special populations. Serves Bay. (850) 933-0205 or


08 Early Education & Care, Inc. – Provides quality care and education for children, families, and child care providers. Programs include Head Start, Touch Love Communicate, Child Care Training, and Early Intervention. Serves Bay County. (850) 872-7550 or

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84 Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Exists to grow healthy children, parents, and the relationship between them. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 747-5400 or


23 Elder Care Services, Inc. – Improve the quality of life of seniors through services, programs, advocacy, and volunteer opportunities. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 921-5554 or


65 Epilepsy Association of the Big Bend, Inc. – Provides medical services for individuals with epilepsy to improve their quality of life; educates the community regarding epilepsy. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 222-1777 or



09 Family Services Agency – Financially assists low-income families in resolving immediate problems by providing assistance. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 785-1721.


10 Girl Scouts of the Florida Panhandle, Inc. – Builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 873-3999 or


11 Girls Incorporated of Bay County – Empowering girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Encouraging girls to be economically independent adult leaders through educational programs for the girls and their families. Serves Bay County. (850) 769-6703 or


02 Gulf Coast Children’s Advocacy – Improves early detection, intervention, joint investigation and successful prosecution of child abuse cases; coordinates resources; facilitates treatment for child victims; community education on child abuse prevention. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 872-7760 or


28 Gulf County Association for Retarded Citizens, Inc. – Promotes all people with developmental disabilities and ensures the availability of efficient, cost-effective and quality transportation services for transportation of disadvantaged persons. Serves Gulf County. (850) 229-6327.
  86 Growing Minds Center Inc. – Provide center based therapy to children with autism and developmental disabilities to give them optimal potential to funcion and thrive in mainstream society. Serves Gulf County. (850) 229-2757 or
  82 Habilitative Services of North Florida, Inc. – Healthy families helps to build positive family interaction; improve the health status of children and their families and promote a safe environment for children. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 482-5391.


72 Habitat for Humanity of Bay County, Inc. – A Christian organization working with communities to build homes with volunteers selling them at cost to qualified families with no interest loans. Serves Bay County. (850) 784-9975 or
  41 Independence for The Blind of West Florida – We provide hope to the blind and visually impaired citizens and veterans of this area by teaching life and computer skills leading to greater independence. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson and Washington Counties (850) 477-2663
 life-management-large 17 JUDOS (Juveniles Understanding Discipline Order & Service) – To facilitate collaborative work with local agencies to reduce juvenile violence in Bay County and the surrounding counties through educational programs in the communities and schools. Serves Bay County. (850) 624-4073
 life-management-large 31 Life Management Center of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Provides comprehensive behavioral health and family counseling services that promote positive well-being and quality of life to approximately 10,000 people each year. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 522-4485 or


12 Mental Health America of Bay County, Inc. – Provides services, information, and support for individuals, family members, and the general population as related to the diagnosis, care, and treatment of mental illness. Serves Bay County. (850) 769-5441 or


29 North Florida Child Development, Inc. – Encourages families’ exploration of goals and experiences that enhance knowledge and learning of the world around them by providing high quality education and assistance. Serves Calhoun and Gulf Counties. (850)639-5080 or

 22 Office of Public Guardian, Inc. – OPG helps disabled adults, without family, by managing health care, residential placements and finances. OPG reduces abuse, neglect, exploitation, and costs to taxpayers. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 487-4609 or
 Ronald_McDonald_House_logo 99 Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Offers compassionate care to 1,711 Gulf Coast families with critically ill children and provides 7,715 nights of convenient and affordable lodging, meals, and support services.  Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson and Washington Counties.  (850 477-2273 or
 salvation army 67 The Salvation Army – Provides around the clock services for victims of family violence or sexual assault. Services include shelter, counseling, case management and advocacy. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 763-0706 or
      Science and Discovery Center Logo 97  The Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida, Inc. –  Educate and inspire children and adults through hands on interactive exhibits and programs that promote discovery of science, technology and history.   Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson and Washington Counties. (850) 769-6128 or

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38 Second Chance of Northwest Florida, Inc. – Provides brain injury survivors in six counties with cognitive, computer, art, family, support, advocacy, and social skills for reintegration back into the community enabling the highest level of personal functioning. Serves Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties. (850) 769-7779 or
      66 St. Andrew Bay Center, Inc.Provides support and opportunities for individuals with disabilities to choose and participate in valued adult activities within their community. Serves Bay County. (850) 265-2951 or

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39 St. Andrew Community Medical Center – The SACMC mission is to deliver professional, Christ-centered, volunteer health care to economically disadvantaged persons of Bay County thereby meeting their physical and spiritual needs. Serves Bay County. (850) 785-1419 or
 YP Logo 14 Tyndall Air Force Base Youth Programs – Programs and services promote and enhance youth development by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and positive influence that helps youth achieve their full potential. Serves Bay County. (850) 283-4366 or

19 Washington County Council on Aging, Inc. – Advocates for elderly citizens and provide services to frail elderly. Enhances the lives of elderly citizens with independence, quality, and dignity. Serves Washington County. (850) 638-6216 or