Social and Emotional



2-1-1 Big Bend

Just as you would call 9-1-1 for emergencies, you can call 2-1-1 for human service information and assistance. They are available 24 hours a day to listen and provide emotional support, crisis counseling, suicide prevention and information.

Al-Anon Family Groups

The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problems. Find meeting times and other information on their website.

Alcoholics Anonymous of North Florida

The local chapter of an international organization that strives to help alcoholics stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety.

American Red Cross

American Red Cross provides disaster relief, support to military families, and blood drives, among many other things.

Apalachee Center – Jefferson

Apalachee Center is dedicated to helping the individuals and families of North Florida succeed in recovering from emotional, psychiatric, and substance abuse crises.

Apalachee Center – Madison

Apalachee Center is dedicated to helping the individuals and families of North Florida succeed in recovering from emotional, psychiatric, and substance abuse crises.

Apalachee Center – Taylor

Apalachee Center is dedicated to helping the individuals and families of North Florida succeed in recovering from emotional, psychiatric, and substance abuse crises.

Big Bend AHEC

Big Bend AHEC offers their IQuit with AHEC program, a free, six session program to help adults who use tobacco become tobacco-free. Special programs include work site programs, health care provider training, dental provider training, and ASPIRE, a web-based multimedia program.

Big Bend Area of Narcotics Anonymous

N.A.is a non-profit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. For information on meeting times, visit their website or call them at (850) 224-2321.

Big Bend Community Based Care, Inc.

At Big Bend Community Based Care the sole purpose is to provide the highest quality child welfare, substance abuse and mental health services to children, adults and their families within their communities through a managed network of accredited providers.