FL 33334 USA
AQUANAUTS ADAPTIVE AQUATICS was organized to provide aquatic therapy and training via swimming, snorkeling, and SCUBA diving to benefit people with disabilities, military veterans, and other special needs groups for the purpose of rehabilitation, life enrichment, and social interaction. Also, to provide support for other charitable groups with similar missions.
10000 Bay Pines Blvd (physical)
Bay Pines, FL 33744
The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System a level 1a, tertiary care facility headquartered in Bay Pines, Fla. Originally opened in 1933, the main medical center is located on 337 acres situated on the Gulf of Mexico approximately eight miles northwest of downtown Saint Petersburg, Fla. Co-located on the medical center campus are a VA Regional Office and a National Cemetery. This area is part of Tampa Bay, the second most populated metropolitan area in the state. The healthcare system operates nine facilities to include the main medical center in Bay Pines and outpatient clinics located in the Florida cities of Bradenton, Cape Coral, Naples, Palm Harbor, Port Charlotte, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, and Sebring. The medical center and its outpatient clinics serve Veterans residing in 10 counties in central southwest Florida to include Charlotte, Collier, Desoto, Hardee, Highlands, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pinellas and Sarasota. Every year, the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System serves more than 108,000 Veterans while providing a full range of high quality medical, psychiatric, and extended care services in outpatient, inpatient, residential, nursing home, and home care settings. The system is the 4th busiest VA healthcare system in the country in regards to patients treated or served.
FL 32773 USA
Paralyzed Veterans of America Central Florida Chapter, a congressionally chartered veterans service organization provides a platform of advocacy, education and research, communication, adaptive sports and recreation for veterans paralyzed as a result of a spinal or injury or dysfunction, in an effort to afford them with the highest quality of healthcare and life experiences.
The Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses is a 501C6 Non-Profit Chamber of Commerce for Civilians and Veterans alike. We have monthly Board Meetings and Business After Hours Networking Events. Bi-monthly symposiums with educational breakout sessions for those who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs.
Our primary mission is as follows: We believe that if you have served our country and done so honorably than there should be a real opportunity to start and grow your own business in the State of Florida. Our great state has the third largest Veteran population and yet it remains one of 31 states without Veteran Small Business programs. Our state The only way that will change is if we come together and support Veteran entrepreneurs, whether they are starting off or well heeled, continue to serve by creating jobs and leverage the leadership, dedication, and skills our nation helped them develop for war to bring prosperity in local communities. Our secondary mission is as follows: We strive to bring civilian and veteran business professionals together so they can exchange services and solutions in order to enhance their business models. Supporting each others businesses within the community in which we all live and work in.
Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs, Inc., was created for the charitable purpose of rescuing, raising, training and then donating medical service/assistance dogs to mentally and/or physically impaired individuals to provide assistance, independence and improve the quality of life of both the recipient and the dog. In addition, it is our goal to promote education and pioneer research studies to further advancement of service dog training, raise public awareness regarding the laws pertaining to service dogs and lessen the dependency of the handicapped on government, communities, caregivers and families.