​​BROWARD CONNECTIONS GUIDEBOOK - A Guide to Behavioral Health Services

110 SE 6th Street, #1960, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Indigent Care 
Spanish, Creole

A special needs health plan for HIV positive Medicaid recipients in Broward County that covers members with no co-pays and no premiums.  Services include routine and specialist doctor office visits, hospitalization, emergency, and urgent care, outpatient services, durable medical equipment, prescription drugs with no limitations, medical transportation, and health benefits beyond those of standard Medicaid.  Operates a not-for-profit pharmacy and disease management program that provides services regardless of an individual's ability to pay.

BROWARD HOUSE   954-522-4749
1726 SE 3rd Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316
No Fee Spanish, Creole
M-F: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Serves individuals living with or at risk for HIV and other health issues. Offers assisted living and independent living, medical respite, case management, HIV testing and counseling, education and prevention programs, substance abuse treatment, mental health therapy and support groups, including substance abuse aftercare.

(formerly Broward County Health Dept.)
Medicaid, Sliding Scale
Spanish Creole
M-F: 8:00am - 5:00pm (may vary depending on program)
Operations Building - 2421A SW 6th Avenue - Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315
Administrative Center - 780 SW 24th Street - Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315

Provides healthy living programs, HIV/AIDS testing and treatment, hepatitis prevention and testing, STD services, breast and cervical cancer screening, dental care for children (and adults receiving services through Ryan White), pharmacy services, child and adult immunization, school health, smoking cessation, family planning, WIC and nutrition, health education, tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment, vital statistics, environmental health, and epidemiology. Coordinates a perinatal community network coalition that provides prevention services for pregnant women.
Coral Springs WIC Center   954-767-5111
10077 SW 29th Street, Coral Springs, FL 33065
Edgar Mills Health Center  954-467-4700
900 NW 31st Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
Fort Lauderdale Health Center  954-467-4700
2421A SW 6th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315
North Regional Health Center  954-467-4700
601 W. Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Oakland Park WIC Center  954-767-5111
900 NW 31st Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311

South Regional Health Center  954-467-4700
4105 Pembroke Road, Hollywood, FL 33021
Paul Hughes Health Center  954-467-4700
205 NW 6th Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL 33060

FLORIDA RX CARDwww.floridarxcard.com

Provides access to a Prescription Assistance Program (PAP) for Florida residents.


Phone-954-463-4321 Admissions Ext -1
Admissions Fax- 954-764-4793
1601 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
24/7, 365 free assessments
Insurance accepted-
*Florida Medicaid
*In network" with most commercial insurances

Adult psychiatric services-29 beds
24/7 assessment and transportation
18 and older program
Crisis stabilization
Behavioral problems including depression, suicide, bipolar, anxiety, and co-occurring
Individual counselors
One on one and Group therapy 
Med management
Chemical dependency unit-34 beds
Full-time nursing staff
Safe Medical Detox
18 and older program
15-minute cues by BHT to ensure safety
Full day/evening program
Certified addiction counselors

Daily psychiatric visits
Med Management
Daily art therapy
Outdoor time (smoking) and smoking cessation programs 
On-site/Off-site AA/NA groups
12 step model
Case management with step down protocol in relapse prevention planning
One on one and Group therapy

Crisis: 954-463-0911 / TTY: 954-584-4981
4740 N. State Road 7, Bldg. C #201, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33319                           
Insurance, Sliding Scale, Medicare, Medicaid
Offers crisis intervention, inpatient crisis stabilization, forensic services, medication management, adult and youth outpatient mental health and co-occurring treatment.
Adult Walk-In & Mobile Crisis Response Team

4720 N. State Road 7, Bldg. B, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33319
Youth Emergency Services (YES)    
Provides 24/7 crisis intervention and counseling to individuals experiencing a crisis who have a child 2-17 years (up to 18 years if enrolled in high school).
Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU)  954-739-8066
2677 NW 19th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
Baker Act receiving facility.
Adult Outpatient & Psycho-social Rehabilitation Services:
New Vistas  954-731-1000, 
2900 W. Prospect Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Central  954-791-4300
330 SW 27th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
South  954-921-2600
1957 Jackson Street, Hollywood, FL 33020
West  954-888-7999                                       
3501 S. University Drive, #6, Davie, FL 33328

3301 College Avenue, Davie, FL 33314
A private, not-for-profit academic institution that also offers a range of clinical services and community programs
Psychology Services Center  954-262-5730
Maltz Psychology Building
Sliding Scale
Provides therapy for mental health issues, family issues, child and adolescent behavior and adjustment difficulties, spousal abuse and other domestic violence, emotional problems associated with aging and psychological problems related to a physical disease. Offers biofeedback services, specialized programs for older adults, Brief Therapy Institute for family counseling, intensive psycho-dynamic psychotherapy, and neuro-psychology assessment.
Pharmacy  954-262-4550
3200 S. University Drive, Davie, FL 33328
A full-service pharmacy is available to the community for prescription dispensing, compounding tailor-made medicines, disease management programs, dosage monitoring for patients with multiple prescriptions, herbal and nutritional counseling and wellness screenings.

AHEC Tobacco Program  877-848-6696
3200 S. University Drive, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328
No Fee Spanish, Creole, Portuguese
Offers options to help individuals quit tobacco use. May be eligible for free nicotine replacement therapy such as nicotine patches, gums or lozenges. 

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