The ACCESS Florida System will be unavailable during the
following timeframe due to routine maintenance:
7:00pm EST Friday, July 22nd until 8:00am EST Monday, July 25th, 2016

Until then, paper applications are available at Community Partners who are open on the weekend, or select “Find Forms” above to download a copy of the paper application to print and fill out.

See General Program Information for instructions to submit a paper application.

Visit the Community Partner Search to find your nearest partner.


Welcome to Florida Department of Children and Families Automated Community Connection to Economic Self Sufficiency (ACCESS). The ACCESS Florida system allows customers to connect with their public assistance information 24/7, through the online application and MyACCESS Account.

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Local community partner agencies help the Department of Children and Families provide access to public assistance services. To find locations in your area where you may apply for Food Stamps, Cash or Medicaid: