BROWARD CONNECTIONS GUIDEBOOK - A Guide to Behavioral Health Services
FORT LAUDERDALE HOSPITAL 954-463-4321
1601 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Medicare, Insurance, Self-Pay
Private psychiatric hospital that provides inpatient treatment, outpatient treatment and aftercare for addiction, co-occurring and psychiatric issues. Offers medically-supervised detoxification from drugs and alcohol. Baker Act and Marchman Act receiving facility.
Specialized inpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment for GLBT clients.
PRIDE CENTER 954-463-9005
2040 N. Dixie Highway
Wilton Manors, FL 33305
M-F: 10:00am -10:00pm, Sat/Sun: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Provides a welcoming, safe space for the GLBT community and friends to access services that embrace individuality, diversity and acceptance. Offers support groups, confidential HIV testing and activities.
2312 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL 33305
M-F 9:00am - 8:00pm Sat. 10:00am - 2:00pm
Many services are no cost. Some sliding scale for therapy services.
Provides outpatient mental health treatment, social services, education and outreach services that are targeted to especially benefit the LGBT community, including programs specifically for youth, adults, those with HIV, and older adults. Services include individual, couples, family and group therapy, as well as support groups and professional training.
Offers linkage to transgender-proficient medical care, mental health services, employment opportunities and information about name change, gender marker change and surgery.
HOPWA Case Management
Provides housing resources for people living with AIDS including rent or mortgage assistance, move-in assistance, utilities and case management.
Noble A. McArtor Senior Day Care Center 954-764-5055
1480 NW 9th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315
Provides daytime or respite care for fragile elderly population regardless of ability to pay. Although open to all, program is LGBTQ proficient.
TRANS LIFELINE 877-565-8860
NATIONAL HOTLINE DEDICATED TO THE WELLBEING OF TRANSGENDER PERSONS
Trans Lifeline is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to the well-being of transgender people. We run a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people. Trans Lifeline volunteers are ready to respond to whatever support needs members of our community might have.
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