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Fanning Springs Disability Expo!

The Fanning Springs Disability Expo  will be held on May 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Fanning Springs State Park.  We are so excited to offer you and your family a fun filled day of inclusive activities, information, and education!  Below is a list of registered vendors participating in the event:

The Agency for Persons with Disabilities

Florida Disabled Outdoors Association

Special Olympics


The National Spinal Cord Injury Association

Department of Health

The Arc of Levy County

Social Security Administration

Florida Developmental Disability Council

Project Enable

Dixie, Gilchrist, and Levy Couny Health Departments

North Florida Eye-Center

Vocational Rehabilitation

Children’s Medical Services North Central Region

Family Care Council

George’s Angels 

We also encourage you to use social media while you are at the Expo so we can share your day and adventures.  APD is on Pinterest, Twitter, and Facebook.  If you plan on posting pictures or comments on your page during the event please use #FanningSprings or #DisabilityExpo – or use both!!  If you would like to tweet directly to our page our Twitter handle is @FloridaAPD.  We are so looking forward to your attendance and participation — See you there!


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Welcome to APD’s New Blog!

 APD is discovering new ways to communicate with you!  As you may or may not know, APD already uses several social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.  This blog is just one more way we want to communicate with you.  Our goal is to discuss topics that are important to you.  Topics will cover everything from employment to iBudget.  Many topics will cover frequently asked questions submitted through APD’s website. 

If you’d like to bookmark APD’s other sites please see the links below:

APD’s Website: http://apdcares.org/
APD’s Facebook: http://facebook.com/apdcares
APD’s Twitter: http://twitter.com/floridaapd
APD’s Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/apdcares

Please remember that due to the confidential nature of our services, we will not discuss any individual’s personal information on this blog.  If you have a questions or concerns about your services or other issues please email apd_info@apd.state.fl.us.  We want to give you the best response possible, while still maintaining your right to privacy.