Hernando Social Services for Health

Find Hernando Florida social services and programs related to health care. Social services for health are provided by Health Departments, Mental Health Departments and Victims Assistance Offices.


Hernando Health Departments

A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.

Citrus County Health Department 120 Montgomery Avenue Inverness FL 34450 8.6 miles from Hernando 352-726-1731

Florida State Health Department 3650 W Sovereign Path Lecanto FL 34461 10.9 miles from Hernando 352-527-5283

Citrus County Health Department 3600 West Sovereign Path Lecanto FL 34461 11.0 miles from Hernando 352-527-5477

Wildwood Health Department 104 Rutland Street Wildwood FL 34785 22.3 miles from Hernando 352-330-1313

Marion County Health Department 7055 Southeast 110th Street Road Belleview FL 34420 22.9 miles from Hernando 352-307-1648


Hernando Mental Health Departments

A Mental Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides social services to people with mental health and substance abuse issues. Mental Health Departments offer a range of services, including housing assistance, employment programs, and services for people with developmental disabilities. Mental Health Departments may also offer substance abuse treatment services and counseling services for individuals, groups, and families. Many also offer programs to help people with behavioral health issues to avoid jail and hospital visits.

Alachua County Mental Health Department 3400 Northeast 53rd Avenue Gainesville FL 32609 52.2 miles from Hernando 352-374-5610


Hernando Victims Assistance Centers

A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.

Alachua County Victims Assistance 218 Southeast 24th Street Gainesville FL 32641 48.4 miles from Hernando 352-264-6760