PATIENT ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE:
For Help & Assistance Programs Services offered in Jupiter, Florida please go to the click on the following link: https://www.jupiter.fl.us/index.aspx?NID=515 or contact Neighborhood Services at 561-741-2278.
TRANSPORTATION (PALM TRAN):
Palm Tran offers a half fare on single-trip cash fare and a reduced price on all QUIK Passes for those who qualify. Customers must qualify to purchase the discounted TD Bus Pass. Proof of household income, legal status and photo ID must be submitted to Palm Tran CONNECTION in West Palm Beach. This information will be verified prior to certifying current customers or enrolling new customers in the TD Bus Pass Program. 31-Day Reduced: $15.00. TD customers with an annual income of 75% or less of the Federal Poverty Level, 31-Day: $20.00 TD customers with an annual income between 76% and 150% of the Federal Poverty level. More information available at: http://discover.pbcgov.org/palmtran/BusService/Fares.aspx
You can reach MyClinic via Palm Tran Bus No. 10 (route Palm Beach Gardens/Gardens Mall - Jupiter/ West Indiantown/Walmart). For more information about bus routes, visit: http://discover.pbcgov.org/palmtran/Pages/Bus-Service.aspx
Section 8 Housing Forms are available at Jupiter Homes, 331 Toney Penna Drive, Jupiter, FL. 33458. Phone: 561- 743-5121
Rent is based on income level. One and Two Bedrooms are available. Contact them directly for more information.
Town of Jupiter has a program where a person can obtain up to $5000 for a down payment for the purchase of a home in Jupiter, after filling out forms and qualifying through the Community Development Block Grant program and the Housing Leadership Council. Contact: 561-653-4107 for more information.
ELECTRIC PAYMENT ASSISTANCE:
Refer patient to Community Action office at 6415 W. Indiantown Road, Jupiter, FL. 33458. Phone: 561-694-5471
FOOD STAMPS/EBT CARD:
Refer patient to DCF, Anna Estebanez, at 6415 W. Indiantown Road, Jupiter, FL 33458. Phone for appointment: 561-694-5475
El Sol Resource Center provides space to CROS Ministries to distribute food on Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.
A person may go once a month to request food bags. Address: 106 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL. 33458
St. Peter's Church has food pantry in the morning on Saturdays every other week. Contact St. Peter's Church for dates 561-575-0837
For more information about food pantries in Jupiter, Fl click on the following link: http://www.foodpantries.org/ci/fl-jupiter.com
SURGERY / SPECIALIST ASSISTANCE:
When a patient needs surgery there are several options to help.
1) A payment plan may be able to be arranged with the provider so that the patient can make a deposit and then a payment plan for the rest.
2) A payment plan may be arranged after a price reduction is negotiated with a specialist or hospital.
3) Project Access: Patient can be referred to Project Access and the Palm Beach Medical Society to be put on the waiting list. Special forms need to be filled out. Patient will be contacted directly by Project Access.
MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING:
A person may walk in to the Jerome Golden Center from 8:00 – 9:00am any day of the week to see a psychiatrist for counseling and evaluation.
Contact: (561) 383-8000, Address: 1041 45th St, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
The Lords Place is the initial check-in point from 6:00am – 9:00am in the morning. Then the person will be transported to the Lewis Center once interviewed.
This is a 90 day shelter where the person will be evaluated, receive 3 meals a day, shared room, medical assistance, job placement assistance, and other services.
From Jupiter the Jupiter Police will evaluate a person and provide transportation. No person with an open outstanding warrant will be allowed in center.
Contact the Lewis Center at 561-904-7900 for more information.
El Sol Jupiter Neighborhood Resource Center offers classes to Spanish speaking resident during the evening. They offer English conversation, Computer Classes, and Spanish Literacy. Contact: 561-745-9860 for schedule. Located at 106 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL. 33458.
Jupiter High School Adult Education Program is offered several times during the year. Contact Jupiter High School for more information.
El Sol Resource Center every 2nd and 4th Thursday. Call 561-745-9860 for more information.
Jupiter Auxiliary Health Center every Friday. Call 561-746-6751 for an appointment.
Jupiter Auxilliary Health Center. Call 561-746-6751 for mor information and pricing.
HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE:
Affordable Care enrollment will end February 15, 2015.
Health District Coordinated Care applications may be obtained online by visiting: www.floridahealthpalmbeachcounty.com. Coordinated Care Option 1 provides a Primary Care Physician and all services. Option 2 is only for services in the Health Care District facilities for 90 day coverage.
MyClinic providers will do their best to prescribe medication that is available free or at reduced pricing at local pharmacies. There may be times when required medication will not be available at a reduced price.
MyClinic offers special diabetes education. Special information is available for diabetics and their families. Ask your provider or scheduler for more information about Diabetes Counseling and supplies.
The FAU Diabetes Center has moved to Westgate. Call for address and directions. Phone: 561-803-8880