St. Johns County Community Outreach Presentations to Discuss
Senior Exemptions, Fair Housing, Social Services, and Healthcare Reform
St. Johns County, FL. – St. Johns County Health and Human Services Department has coordinated a series of community outreach presentations for residents to learn more about Amendment 11 (Senior Exemptions), Fair Housing, Social Services, and Healthcare Reform.
For the convenience of residents, this multi-faceted presentation will be coordinated at four different dates and locations in St. Johns County:
- · 10 a.m. on November 7 at Flagler Hospital in the Osceola and Matanzas conference rooms
- · 10 a.m. on November 13 at the Hastings Branch Library in the meeting room
- · 10 a.m. on November 21 at the Bartram Trail Branch Library in the small conference room
- · 10 a.m. on December 4 at the Solomon Calhoun Community Center in the Multi-Purpose room
The St. Johns Property Appraiser’s Office will discuss the Senior Exemptions Summary and will present information including how Amendment 11 will allow counties and municipalities to grant an additional homestead tax exemption for qualifying low-income seniors. The St. Johns County Social Services Program Overview will discuss the services provided to eligible residents such as doctor visits and limited prescription assistance. The St. Johns County Housing and Community Development Department will present a workshop on fair housing, and the Bailey Group will present information on healthcare reform and how it affects individuals. For additional information, please contact the St. Johns County Health and Human Services Department at904.209.6064.