The Jo Heller Transitions Home provides services to the community as a preventative or alternative to in-patient hospitalization on a Crisis Stabilization Unit. The home provides an inviting, inclusive and home-like environment.

The services are easily accessible and serve a maximum of 5 guests. This program also provides a transitional step between in-patient hospitalization and return to the community.

Respite care is also available to guests who are displaced from their residential setting or failing in their current residential placement due to behavioral/mental health challenges.


Adults 18 and older who are experiencing a crisis and who have a mental health diagnosis are eligible for services.


Services are funded by contract through the State of Florida.

Jo Heller Transitions Home
941510 Old Nassauville Road
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Tel: (904) 206-4120

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing special accommodations to participate in any meeting/service should contact Lynn Ulerie 904-398-2020 for assistance. 

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