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What is Big Bend AHEC?

Big Bend Area Health Education Center, Inc. (Big Bend AHEC) is a nationally recognized not-for-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors who are local health care professionals, educators, community leaders who represent the health needs of the communities we serve.  Feel free to call us at 850-224-1177. Our office is located at 325 John Knox Road, Building M, Suite 200 in Tallahassee, Florida.

Big Bend AHEC is a member of the Florida AHEC Network, an affiliation of 10 locally governed AHEC’s and five AHEC Program Offices located at each of the Colleges of Medicine in Florida. Big Bend AHEC’s primary mission is to create community and academic partnerships to improve the health of medically underserved communities.


Big Bend AHEC serves the Counties of:

Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Taylor, Washington, Wakulla.

Service Area Map-Big Bend AHEC