Community Resources

Links and information on helpful resources in Manatee County for members of the Tallevast community.

Florida Department of Health
The Florida Department of Health works to promote and protect the health and safety of all people in Florida through the delivery of quality public health services and the promotion of health care standards.

Gamble Plantation Historic State Park
The only surviving plantation house in South Florida, this antebellum mansion was home to Major Robert Gamble and headquarters of an extensive sugar plantation.

Manatee Chamber of Commerce
The Manatee Chamber of Commerce provides education and networking opportunities, job and employment assistance, as well as small business start-up counseling. The Chamber also works on community issues such as legislation, water, transportation and general quality of life.

Manatee County Government
The official Web site of the Manatee County government includes information for residents of Manatee County, including county management, planning, parks and recreation.

Manatee County Health Department
The Manatee County Health Department is responsible for protecting and improving the health and safety of residents of Manatee County and assuring that quality health services are available and accessible.

Mote Marine Laboratory
Mote Marine Laboratory works to advance sea science, and is one of the few organizations in the world that combines marine research with a full-fledged aquarium. Mote scientists are committed to advancing our understanding of the sea and what is needed to sustain it.

Sarasota Chamber of Commerce
An award-winning not-for-profit membership organization, The Chamber provides leadership to achieve a diverse balanced economy that enhances the quality of living and working in greater Sarasota.

School District of Manatee County Florida
The mission of the Manatee County School District is to inspire students with a passion for learning and empower them to pursue their dreams confidently and creatively while contributing to our community, nation and world.