What we offer
Agencies are encouraged to apply for funding from the following sources:
• Children's Services Dedicated Millage funds to help disadvantaged children and families in the community
• General Revenue funds to assist adult residents or provide other human services to Manatee County
Applicants must be non-profit agencies that are recognized as a corporation under the State of Florida and tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) internal revenue code.
Application Period: January 26, 2017 to March 10, 2017
Please contact Allen Donahue, Human Services Program Manager, at 941-749-3030 or Allen.Donahue@mymanatee.org with any questions you may have about receiving funding for your Agency.
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Manatee County is dedicated to ensuring full compliance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We are continually reviewing improving our facilities and processes to comply with the ADA.
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Manatee County manages many programs to assist its elderly citizens. Elder Helpline is an information and referral line for anyone seeking information or services relating to senior citizens. read on Aging Services/Elder Helpline
The voters of Manatee County feel it is a responsibility to provide for the operation of continuing programs in order to ensure the health, welfare and safety of Manatee County's children through 17 years of age. A 13-member Advisory Board was appointed by the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners to study the conditions of the children of Manatee County and to provide recommendations. From this came an initiative to study, plan, and provide funding and programs for abused, neglected, at-risk and economically disadvantaged children. read on Children's Services
Manatee County Human Services provides a host of services for the economically disadvantaged. Qualified recipients may receive assistance with prescriptions, inpatient hospital bills from out of county hospitals, ambulance fees, special assessment for road and sewer improvement projects, indigent burial and summer food. read on Human Services Benefit Programs
We manage funding agreements with various non-profit agencies and other organizations providing services to the residents of Manatee County. We also pursue program specific state and federal grants to fund local criminal justice initiatives. read on Planning/Special Projects
The Manatee County Probation Division office is located in the Manatee County Judicial Center, 1051 Manatee Avenue West, Hensley Wing, 5th Floor Bradenton, Florida. The mailing address is: P.O. Box 1000, Bradenton, FL 34206-1000.
Telephone number: 941.749.3051, Fax number: 941.742.5886
Mission Statement: While first protecting the public, the Manatee County Probation Division is committed to providing ethical, compassionate supervision and monitoring of defendants placed under our charge by the courts in Manatee County. To the best of our ability, we will follow the directives of the court and serve as the conduit between the courts and the many agencies that serve the criminal justice community in our county.
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We provide a wide range of services for veterans and their spouses. For services provided by the Veterans Services Division call (941) 749-3030 or e-mail a Veterans Services Specialist. read on Veterans Services