Community Paramedics is a pilot project funded in part through the Florida Developmental Disabilities Council and the federal Administration for Community Living to help Floridians with I/DD and their families access health assessments and obtain a COVID vaccine or booster if interested. The program has a Medical Director overseeing this initiative.

Home visits to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families is the primary service offered by Community Paramedics in Orange County. Visits typically include a basic health and safety assessment, education about COVID-19 and administration of the COVID-19 vaccine or booster. Services are free.

Access to Care

Community Paramedics in Orange County are standing by, ready to reach out to the underserved community of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Our shared goal is to decrease costs of healthcare services and improve access to care—including access to education of and vaccination for COVID-19.
Healthcare providers and community agencies are encouraged to refer individuals with I/DD and their families to Community Paramedics. Individuals with I/DD, their families and caregivers can also self-refer.

Next Steps

Refer a Patient or Client

Download the Referral Form and fax it to our office at 866-991-3652. Or call 407-710-8962 and we will process the referral over the phone. It’s fast and easy.

Spread the Word

Encourage your clients and patients to self-refer.
Educate other healthcare providers and community agencies about Community Paramedics.
Distribute informational cards about our services—we’ll send you cards to share.

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