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Whether you are looking for workforce resources, new employees, training or job opportunities, Employ Florida and local CareerSource Florida affiliates statewide, is your source.


Elder Options’ mission is to ensure that communities have a trusted and unbiased place to turn for information, resources and assistance. We advocate for and cooperatively work with communities to strengthen support systems and create new and innovative service options that focus on personal choice and independence.


Sumter County Adult Education

GED® Test Scholarships may be available with eligibility through partnership with CareerSource Central Florida and Mid Florida Community Services.  Please contact Sumter Adult Education for scholarship application details. 


In collaboration with our partners, DEO assists the Governor in advancing Florida’s economy by championing the state’s economic development vision and by administering state and federal programs and initiatives to help visitors, citizens, businesses, and communities.


Career Source

CareerSource Florida advances strategic policies that connect employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with employment and career development opportunities. These strategic policies are high-level principles or directional statements that inform or clarify federal and state legislative policy or workforce system strategies. Strategic policies direct decision-making at the program level and may result in the development of administrative policies.


Pinellas County Urban League

The Pinellas County Urban League (PCUL) knows that our strength lies not only in the words we stand by but most importantly through the actions of our initiatives. We serve all 24 municipalities of Pinellas county and the following counties: Pasco, Hernando, Lake, Seminole, Marion County, Sumter County.

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ACCESS Florida

The ACCESS Florida system allows customers to connect with their public assistance information 24/7, through the online application and MyACCESS Account.

Hope Ministries

Hope Ministries Center, Inc is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and a ministry of First Baptist Church of Bushnell. 

Mid Florida Community Services

Mid Florida Community Services, Inc., is a mid-size nonprofit 501(c)(3) Community Action agency dedicated to eliminating the causes of poverty through a comprehensive service delivery approach.

Lake Sumter State College

Founded in 1962, Lake-Sumter State College is consistently ranked in the top 150 community colleges nationwide and among the best in the state of Florida. LSSC takes pride in providing a high-quality education at an affordable price.

United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties

​United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties seeks to create long-lasting change in our communities by addressing our community’s greatest needs in the areas of income, health, and education, providing opportunities to improve the quality of life for at least 40% of our residents.

University of Central Florida

At the UCF Center for Public and Nonprofit Management, our goal is to support the research interests of faculty and students, as well as the research needs of the community

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