Broward Connections Guidebook

​​​​2-1-1 BROWARD - Dial 2-1-1 or 954-537-0211 (formerly First Call For Help of Broward) TDD:   Dial 7-1-1 No Fee Spanish, Creole, Language Line Service 24/7 
Provides 24-hour comprehensive helpline and support services for individuals seeking crisis intervention, assistance and/or information and referrals to health and human services, community resources and disaster-related information in Broward County. Callers in crisis should call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room.
24-Hour Helpline Services Crisis/suicide intervention, empathetic listening, information and referral helpline for callers of all ages seeking assistance with problems and needs such as mental health, substance abuse, family violence, financial problems, hunger, shelter needs, relationship issues, and depression.
Behavioral Health Info Line  954-396-4636 Specialized 24-hour helpline providing information and referral for mental health services, substance abuse prevention and treatment programs, case management, and other specialized behavioral health services. 
Special Needs Connections 954-537-0211
Care Coordination Information and referral services for families and caregivers of children with physical needs and/or children with developmental disabilities including Autism, intellectual disabilities, and Cerebral Palsy
Child Care Resource & Referral Provides referrals for quality childcare, early learning programs, and community resources.

Help Me Grow 954-537-0211 Provides a centralized access point for early detection and connections to services for children, ages 0-8 years, who are at risk for developmental and/or behavioral problems, including free developmental screenings.

Teen Hotline Provides information, referral, crisis intervention, and non-judgmental listening services for youth, to help them with issues of adolescent and young adulthood.

Touchline/SeniorHelpline 954-537-0211 Provides daily telephone reassurance call and emotional support for people 60+ years, living alone and in need of someone to check on them.  

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER OF BROWARD (ADRC)  954-745-9567 TDD:  954-745-5689 5300 Hiatus Road, Sunrise, FL 33351 No Fee Spanish, French, Creole M-F: 8:00am - 5:00pm
ADRC Helpline  954-745-9779 
Provides information and referral for counseling, assessments, assistance with utility payments on an emergency basis, and facilitates the financial eligibility process for publicly funded services for seniors 60+ years, persons with severe and persistent mental illness 18+ years, and their families and caregivers.

AMERICAN RED CROSS  954-797-3800South Florida Region 600 NE 3 Avenue, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33304 No Fee 24/7 
Mental Health Team Offers emergency response to mental health, case management, and support services to survivors of a disaster.

ARCHWAYS  954-763-2030919 NE13th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304 Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole, Italian, American Sign Language Provides behavioral healthcare to persons suffering from severe and persistent mental illness or mental illness/substance abuse issues. Treatment services include case management, nursing/medical care, psycho-social rehabilitation, outpatient treatment, psychiatric evaluations, medication monitoring, supported employment services, residential supported housing and Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF). Also provides prevention through education to youth and adults in the community on various topics including substance abuse prevention and violence prevention.

BANYAN HEALTH SYSTEMS 954-327-4060 1061 W Oakland Park Blvd Oakland Park, FL 33311 Medicaid, Sliding Scale Spanish, Creole Provides behavioral health services for children, adolescents and adults including individual and family therapy, case management, peer support, parent advocacy and drug testing. In-home services available. Care Adolescent Program Offers intensive wraparound treatment for youth 11-17 years (18-21 years if in school/GED) as an alternative to residential treatment or a step down from more intensive services.

Family Engagement Program Collaborative program serving parents struggling with substance abuse to enhance the stability of the family unit. Referrals from BSO only.

Adult Residential Program 954-941-9828 220 SW 2 Street Pompano Beach, FL 33060 Short-term (60-90 days) residential treatment for substance abuse and/or mental health serving adults 18+ years with individual, group and family counseling. Psychiatric, medical services, case management and peer support available.

BROWARD COUNTY ELDERLY AND VETERANS SERVICES DIVISION 954-357-6622 TTD: 954-357-5481 2995 N Dixie Highway Oakland Park, FL 33334 Spanish, Italian, French, Creole, Portuguese, Hindi, Hindustani,
Urdu, Kannada, Malayalam, Romanian M-F: 8:00am-5:00pm
County funded agency provides services to older adults.
Behavioral Health Provides in-home behavioral health assessment, case management and outpatient/peer support to persons 55+ years.
PEARLS (Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives) Provides in-home services to adults 60+ years with mild depression or dysthymic disorder including problem-solving treatment, behavioral activation, and activities.
Customer Relations and Senior Services Provides assistance to adults 60+ years who are not enrolled in any other Elderly and Veterans Services Division Services include case management, case aide, emergency financial support,
therapy/counseling, health support and housing assistance.

BROWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS 754-321-0000 600 SE 3 Avenue Ft Lauderdale, FL 33301 No Fee Spanish, French, Creole, Portuguese M-F: 8:00am-8:00pm 
Office of Prevention Programs 754-321-1655 
Provides culturally competent violence and substance abuse education, mental health services, and appropriate referral, treatment, and follow-up services. Utilizes collaborative partnerships to provide programs that address body image, bullying, character, depression, relationships and offers a peer counseling curriculum. 
BLAST (Building Lasting Attitudes & Strategies for Tomorrow) 954-575-5998 Family-centered program for awareness, education, prevention and early intervention of behavior problems of at-risk children, grades K - 12. Provides individual and group counseling focused on anger management and substance abuse prevention. 
Family Counseling 754-321-1590 Provides short-term counseling for families with a child enrolled in any Broward County school, that addresses school-related problems, mild depression, family communication, adjustment to significant family changes, interpersonal difficulties and minor substance abuse. 
Before & After School Childcare 754-321-3330 Provides before and/or after-school childcare at elementary and middle schools, and maintains a list of additional private providers approved by the School Board. 
Guidance 754-321-1675 
Home Education 754-321-1558 Offers programs and services to help students achieve success and develop life skills for academic, career development and personal and social success.
BRACE 754-321-1675 (Broward Advisors for Continuing Education) Advisors work with guidance counselors to provide students with information on scholarships, financial aid, and the college application process. Information on technical schools, military options, and workforce entry is also available. 
Health Education 754-321-1575 Provides education to maintain the health and well-being of students. 
Innovative Programs 754-321-2070 Specially designated public schools that offer opportunities for in-depth experiences and study in specific areas of interest. 
Seagull School Homebound Program 754-321-7320 Provides in-home school for medically fragile children who cannot attend classes in a school setting. 
SEDNET 754-321-3400 (Severely Emotionally Disturbed Children Network) Multi-agency cooperative effort between the Broward County School Board, Department of Children and Families, parents/caregivers, children’s agencies, community mental health centers, and other organizations to improve the service delivery system for SED children and adolescents. 
Child Abuse Services 754-321-1551 Provides case consultation and support services for children, identified or at high risk for child abuse, abandonment or neglect including victims of domestic violence and sexual behavioral problems. 

Family Counseling 754-321-1590 Provides individual, family and group counseling for students, and their families enrolled in any Broward County school. 
Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System (FDLRS) 754-321-3466 Provides support services to educators, parents and other professionals who work with exceptional students. 
Homeless Education Program 754-321-1566 Identifies homeless students and removes systemic barriers to their education including school enrollment, transportation, and reassignment. Provides supplemental academic and counseling case management services. 
Psychological Services 754-321-3400 Provides psychological testing and other support services for students including educational placement. 
Social Work/Attendance 754-321-1623 Provides supportive counseling services and attendance intervention (including individual, group or family counseling, student/family psychosocial assessments, and parent education) for students and families based on individualized needs to increase student achievement. Offers special intervention and case management services for students experiencing behavioral problems, homelessness, child abuse, teenage pregnancy or other special situations. 
Suicide Prevention 754-321-3400 Each school has a staff person, trained on the signs and symptoms of a child in crisis, who can be contacted regarding a student who may be suspect for suicide. 

BROWARD HEALTH (formerly North Broward Hospital District) 954-473-7458Corporate Office 1800 NW 49th Street # 110, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole, American Sign Language, Interpretation Services Available
Tax-assisted hospitals with emergency rooms that provide services to all patients, including indigent patients.

** Includes behavioral health units ** Baker Act receiving facilities​
**Broward Health Medical Center  954-355-44001600 S. Andrews Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316 
**Broward Health Imperial Point  954-776-85006401 N. Federal Highway, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308

Comprehensive Care Center  954-467-08801101 NW 1st Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
Mon: 8:00am - 7:00pm, Tue-Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm, Fri: 8:00am - 1:00pm

Services include free HIV testing, nutrition, mental health, and pharmacy counseling, case management, gynecology, and dermatology.
Cora E. Braynon Health Center (formerly Seventh Avenue Family Health Ctr.) 954-759-6600 200 NW 7th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole,
Interpretation for American Sign Language and other languages M-F: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Provides adult and pediatric primary health care services for uninsured and low-income individuals.  Includes behavioral health and urgent care services.
Specialty Care Center  954-463-7313 1111 W. Broward Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale M-F: 8:00am - 4:30pm, Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Provides adult primary care, pharmacy, laboratory and behavioral health counseling.

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

BROWARD PARTNERSHIP (formerly Broward Partnership for the Homeless) 954-779-3990 920 NW 7 Avenue Ft Lauderdale, FL 33311 No Fee Spanish, French, Creole 24/7 Provides emergency homeless shelter for men, women and families with children. Current residents receive meals; primary medical and dental care; mental health diagnosis, treatment and psychiatric services; and substance abuse education, prevention, intervention and treatment including 12-Step programs. Access to child care, parenting education, support groups, family therapy, educational services, including GED classes, vocational assessment, job readiness, job training and placement services, life skills and computer classes. Referrals for emergency shelter services must be received via the Homeless Helpline at 954-563-4357 (954-563-HELP).

BROWARD REGIONAL HEALTH PLANNING COUNCIL  954-561-9681 200 Oakwood Lane #100 Hollywood, FL 33020 No Fee Spanish, French, CreoleLegislatively designated local health planning entity delivers health and human service innovations at the national, state and local level through planning, direct services, evaluation, and organizational capacity building.

Centralized Intake and Eligibility Determination (CIED) Provides a single entry point of service and assistance for persons living with HIV/AIDS in Broward.

Clinical Quality Management Program Systematically monitors, evaluates and continuously improves the quality and appropriateness of HIV care and services provided to all clients receiving Ryan While Part A and MAI funded services in Broward County.

Health Insurance Benefits Support Services Provides information about health insurance coverage options and assists with prior authorizations and appeals process.

Health Insurance ContinuationProgram Provides financial assistance to obtain or maintain medical benefits and/or co-pays, deductibles, and co-insurance for clients who meet the eligibility criteria and are enrolled in an Affordable Care Act Marketplace plan, identified by the Ryan White Program.

Healthy Families Broward Community-based, voluntary home-visiting program that promotes positive parent/child interaction and healthy childhood growth and development to prevent child abuse and neglect.

HIV Planning Council Oversees funding and services for Broward County Ryan White Part A program.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Team Contracted to provide linkage, support, and advocacy to clients who have mental health or co-occurring disorders and are involved in the Broward County felony court system

BROWARD SHERIFF’S OFFICE (B.S.0) 954-831-89002601 W. Broward Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
Child Protective Investigative Svcs  954-797-5299 
Investigates allegations of child abuse, neglect or abandonment.
Youth & Special Needs Services  954-321-4100 Targets youth & special needs population.
Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training Provides 40-hour training for law enforcement to improve the way officers respond to people experiencing mental health crises.
Juvenile Firesetter  954-831-8210
Prevention & Intervention Program 
Provides prevention and intervention through specialized fire safety education for youth, 2-17 years, targeting at-risk youth with an interest in, or a history of starting fires, initiating bomb threats, creating destructive incendiary devices or pulling fire alarms.
Juvenile Assessment Center  954-761-2641 2600 SW 4th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315
Manages the centralized juvenile drop-off point for deputies and law enforcement officers where assessment and case management services are provided to at-risk youth.
In-Custody Behavioral Services  954-831-0248 Provides mental health and substance abuse counseling to persons either incarcerated in the county jail or involved with the 17th Judicial Circuit’s Drug Court. Persons receiving services from the Broward Sheriff’s Office are referred to community providers for additional and/or ongoing services upon release from jail while receiving outpatient treatment and in preparation of discharge.
Drug Court Treatment Division  954-497-3610 2926 North State Road 7, Lauderdale Lakes, FL  33313
Offers an alternative to traditional incarceration for criminal offenders who are charged with the purchase or possession of a controlled substance and/or other substance abuse related offense.

CAMELOT COMMUNITY CARE  954-958-09881925 S. Perimeter Road, #120, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Medicaid, Sliding Scale, No Fee for qualified families Spanish, Creole
Office Hours - M-F: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Service Hours - M-F: 8:30 am - 8 pm & weekends by appointment 
Provides behavioral health and child welfare services.
In-Home Counseling Provides counseling and psychiatric services in the home, school or community for families with children 3-17 years, (up to 22 years, if qualified and already in the program by 18th birthday) who have mild to moderate emotional or behavioral difficulties.  Offers assessment, family and individual therapy.
Solutions for School Success Offers assessment, in-home individual and family therapy, and school classroom observation and support for children 3-17 years who are having emotional and behavioral issues at school and at home that are affecting their school performance.
Family Development Provides in-home family therapy and support services to youth 10-17 years who are at risk for abuse/neglect and are residing with their family.
Youth Transitions Offers transitional independent living services for youth (15-22 years) with serious emotional and behavioral issues who are aging out of the child welfare system (both foster care and relative placements), including case management, youth development activities and life skills coaching counseling.

CARE RESOURCE   954-567-7141  / FAX: 954-565-5624
871 W. Oakland Park Boulevard, Oakland Park, FL 33311

M-T-Th-F:  8:00am - 5:15pm W: 8:00am-7:30pm
Provides individual, couple, group, and family therapy. Services are provided to those who do not have insurance on a sliding-fee scale (which means we discount our fees based upon your income) and some client services are supported by grant funding and may be free of charge. 

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE ARCHDIOCESE OF MIAMI  954-332-66401079 SE 22nd Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL 33062 Sliding Scale Spanish, Creole Provides social services including behavioral health, adult daycare centers, transitional housing, and emergency financial assistance.
Family Counseling  866-758-0025Provides brief therapy to individuals and families for physical abuse, trauma, substance abuse, job loss, depression, and other issues.
Volunteer Friendship Ministry  954-630-97931503 NE 26th Street, Wilton Manors, FL 33305 Trained volunteer care teams provide emotional and spiritual support to persons living with HIV/AIDS through visitation, telephone reassurance, and social gatherings.
Adult Day Care Centers Licensed adult day care centers for disabled individuals 19+ years and older adults. Provides daily supervised activities, exercise, and medical observation. Accepts adults with a diagnosed cognitive,
medical or psychological disability.
Central West Adult Day Care Ctr.  954-583-6446
Centro Oeste Hispano  954-583-6446
Wilton Manors Adult Day Care Ctr.  954-630-9501

CENTER FOR HEARING AND COMMUNICATION 954-601-1930 - TTD: 954-601-19382900 W. Cypress Creek Road, #3, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Video Ph: Medicare, Private Pay, Sliding Scale
American Sign Language 
M-F: 9:00am - 5:00pm Provides interdisciplinary clinical and support services for people who are hard of hearing or deaf, and their families. Offers psychological evaluation and counseling, substance abuse counseling, case management, audiology services, support groups, assistive listening devices, and specialized no-cost phone equipment for Florida residents with hearing difficulties.  After-school and summer youth programs and American Sign Language instruction are also available.

CHILDNET  954-414-60001100 W. McNab Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 No Fee Manages the Broward child welfare system for foster care, adoption, protective and related services for abused, neglected and abandoned children.  Provides case management, independent living and adoption services, and subcontracts with social service agencies to provide child welfare services including family preservation and strengthening, residential group and shelter care and foster home management.

CHILDREN’S DIAGNOSTIC & TREATMENT CENTER 954-728-80801401 S. Federal Highway, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316 
Provides medical care, case management, social services and other types of intervention to children and adolescents with chronic illnesses and developmental disabilities and support and education to their families. Assists pregnant women receive prenatal care.
Comprehensive Family AIDS Program Provides care to infants, children. women and families who are infected and affected by HIV/AIDS including gynecology, nutritional counseling, dental care, laboratory tests, medication
management, mental health assessment and counseling, support groups and summer camp program for infected children.

CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY  954-453-6400401 NE 4th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Medicaid Spanish, Creole M-F: 8:30am - 5:00pm 
Provides adoption assistance, child abuse and neglect prevention, family counseling and emergency care for children.

CHRYSALIS HEALTH  954-587-10083800 W. Broward Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
Medicaid, Insurance, Private Pay, Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole 
Provides behavioral health services for children, youth and adults including individual, family and group therapy for mental health and substance use disorders, psychiatric services, medication management, psycho-social rehabilitation services, residential care, case management, and psychological testing. In-home services are available.

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP DIVISION  954-357-8647TTY: 954-357-2882115 S. Andrews Avenue, #A-370, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301 M-F: 8:30am - 5:00pm Branch of Broward County Government responsible for the planning, coordination, administration, and evaluation for human services programs including behavioral health, sexual assault treatment, and counseling.

800 E. Cypress Drive, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025 
Treats adults with severe and persistent mental illness, involuntarily committed to the hospital when community treatment alternatives are no longer effective.

COVENANT HOUSE FLORIDA 954-561-5559 733 Breakers Avenue Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304 No Fee Spanish, Creole 24/7 Emergency shelter for youth under 21 years, including youth with babies. Provides shelter, food, clothing, health services, parent education, counseling, substance abuse treatment, case management, employment assistance, life skills instruction, transportation assistance and transitional housing for older adolescents bridging into independent living.

FLORIDA (STATE OF) 17TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT 954-831-7740201 SE 6th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

Misdemeanor Mental Health Court  954-831-7240
Specialized docket for non-violent misdemeanor defendants with serious mental illness or mental disability that offers an opportunity to participate in court-supervised treatment in lieu of the traditional criminal justice system.  Accepts defendants with prior convictions; DUI or domestic violence cases are not accepted.
Felony Mental Health Court  954-831-7805Specialized docket for felony defendants with severe and persistent mental illness, those who have been declared incompetent to proceed or those not guilty by reason of insanity that offers treatment at a forensic hospital for competency restoration or a conditional release plan with a probation officer.

FLORIDA MEDICAL CENTER (FMC) 954-735-6000 A Campus of North Shore 5000 W Oakland Park Blvd Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313 Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance Telephone for Hearing Impaired Spanish, French, Creole, American Sign Language 24/7Private hospital provides medical/surgical services. Offers inpatient behavioral health treatment for adults 18+ years including electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) to patients experiencing emotional and psychological symptoms such as severe or treatment-resistant depression, severe mania or catatonia. Provides separate psychiatric emergency room and inpatient acute stabilization, as well as geriatric inpatient program for older adults,  experience mental illness. Baker Act receiving facility. Emergency Care Center 954-424-2273 10230 W State Road 84 Davie, FL 33324 Offers 24-hour treatment and diagnostic

FORT LAUDERDALE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER 954-734-2000 5757 N Dixie Hwy Oakland Park, FL 33334 Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance Spanish, French, Creole 24/7A private psychiatric hospital that provides inpatient and outpatient behavioral health and addiction treatment for children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Baker Act and Marchman Act receiving facility. Pride Institute Specialized inpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment for LGBTQI+ clients.

GOODMAN JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE (formerly Jewish Family Service) 954-370-2140  5890 S Pine Island Road #201 Davie, FL 33328 Insurance, Medicare, Sliding Scale Hebrew M: 9:00am-7:00pm, Tue & Thu: 9:00am-9:00pm, W: 9:00am-5:00pm, F: 8:00am-4:00pm Provides individual, couples, family, group and in-home counseling. Offers short-term financial assistance for food, rent, utilities, and prescription medication.
Family Link Program 
Private pay services for family advocacy and care management.
Holocaust Survivors Assistance Program 
Offers free, confidential assistance and support including reparations and restitution assistance, in-home care counseling, emergency financial assistance, socialization event, dental assistance for survivors of the Holocaust.
Joshua’s Path 
Assists family caregivers or advocates of an adolescent or adult with a developmental, physical or mental health disability to put in place needed supports and arrangements for their loved one’s current and future needs, including free planning consultations, educational seminars, and a special needs resource fair.

GULF COAST JEWISH FAMILY & COMMUNITY SERVICES 954-630-4181201 NE 40th Court, Oakland Park, FL 33334 Insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole 24/7
ARTS (Adult Residential Treatment and Stabilization) (formerly EGRTS) 
Provides a home environment for adults 30+ years, with severe and persistent mental illness to stabilize psychiatric symptoms in a 3-4 month length of stay.
Young Adult Transition Program (YATP) Provides youth and young adults 16-24 years, who have serious emotional/behavioral difficulties or serious mental illness, with the support and assistance to make a successful transition to adulthood. 
Alternative Family Program (AFP) 954-809-4758Offers supportive community placement for adults with severe and persistent mental illness upon return from a mental health facility.
Older Adult Support Team (OAST) 954-649-3955Provides in-home assessment, crisis intervention counseling, follow-up and case management for older adults, 60+ years, at risk of suicide. Works in coordination with the state Adult Protective Services.

Austin Hepburn Center 954-457-1460750 NW 8th Avenue, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
No Fee After School Program:  $200 resident / $250 non-resident annually Spanish M-F:   8:00am - 5:30pm
After School Program - M-F: 2:00pm - 5:30pm - Senior Activity Center - M-F: 8:00am - 12:00pm 
Provides social services to the residents of Hallandale Beach including case management, job assistance, emergency food, utility payments, rent and mortgage assistance, health services and individual, group and family counseling, parenting, anger management and conflict resolution workshops for youth and adults. A food pantry is available to those in need.
Youth Services Provides after-school tutorial enrichment program for youth up to 17 years with transportation for students from Hallandale Elementary and Gulfstream Middle Schools, and spring break and summer camps for youth grades K-8. 
Senior Activity Center Provides round-trip transportation, continental breakfast, arts & crafts, computer classes, music, enhanced fitness, educational forums, field trips, and lunch to older adults 60+ years.  Offers case management and counseling, job assistance, emergency food, rent, and utility payment assistance, HIV/AIDS testing, and health services.

H.A.N.D.Y.  (Helping Abused, Neglected and Dependent Youth) 954-522-2911501 NE 8th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304 No Fee Spanish, Creole 
Provides assessments, case management and counseling for at-risk youth, birth-23 years, who have been removed from their home due to domestic violence, substance abuse, physical and/or sexual abuse or abandonment. Offers tutoring, mentoring, social and recreational activities, emergency assistance for food and clothing, school supplies, housing, life skills training, post-secondary education support, internships, and job placements. Referral from a social service agency is required.

HARMONY DEVELOPMENT CENTER 954-766-4483 12233 SW 55 Street, #801 Cooper City, FL 33330  Provides behavioral, mental health and substance abuse services to youth and support to children and their caregivers. Offers prevention and alternative diversion program for at-risk youth, 11-17 years who commit non-serious delinquent acts, to ensure swift and appropriate progress in their behavior.

Bridge to New Opportunities Serves youth 9 -18 years that have a current diagnosis or history of substance abuse and/or alcohol abuse.

F.O.C.U.S. NEW DAY (New Diversion Alternatives for Youth) Provides restorative justice conferencing youth groups, supervised community service, parent workshops and individual/family counseling.

K.I.S.S. PROGRAM (Kinship Initiatives for Supportive Heroes) Provides family support services to maintain a stable home for children, birth to 18 years, being raised by relatives or non-relative caregivers when the biological parent(s) are unable to do so. Harmony Health Center Offers medical services, by appointment, to the community without health insurance or insured with a high deductible.

Super Teens Provides home-based and community-based transitional support services, individual, family and group counseling for students in the transition from alternative placement to their home schools. Afterschool, evening and Saturday hours are available.

Youth In Action After-school program for at-risk middle school students with year-round services that promote current and future success including cultural enrichment activities, counseling, academic services, and support, mentoring, health and fitness activities, and violence prevention.

HEALTHY MOTHERS, HEALTHY BABIES 954-765-05501100 W. State Road 84, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315 No Fee Spanish Creole 
Provides prenatal care, parenting, education and support services to reduce infant death, and temporary assistance for basic needs (food, one-time partial rental assistance, and vouchers) to low-income Broward families who meet income eligibility.
Cribs for Kids Provides cribs for and education to families in need of a safe sleeping environment for an infant.
Fatherhood Mentorship Program Provides individual and group education to help men develop the skills needed to become and remain active in their child’s lives.
Forget Me Not Provides individual and group bereavement support to families who have experienced the loss of a baby.
Healthy Families Provides education and case management to pregnant or parenting families living in targeted zip codes to prevent abuse and neglect.
Mahogany Project Provides intensive case management including childbirth education, nutrition, breastfeeding and infant care to high-risk mothers in the 33311 zip code.
Mothers Overcoming Maternal Stress (M.O.M.S) Program Provides in-home counseling, parenting education and case management for pregnant women or mothers, with children through the age of 1 year, who are experiencing symptoms of depression and other stressors.
Teen Collaborative Project Provides in-home case management to at-risk teenage girls during their pregnancy and up to their child's second birthday.

HENDERSON BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 954-486-4005Crisis: 954-463-0911TTY: 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, supported employment, housing, youth transitional housing, and group homes, homeless outreach and emergency shelter, forensic services, medication management, adult and youth outpatient mental health and co-occurring treatment, adult and youth case management, psycho-social rehabilitation and college/university student counseling.
Adult Walk-In & Mobile Crisis Response Team 954-463-09114720 N. State Road 7, Bldg. B, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33319
Youth Emergency Services (YES) 954-677-3113
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 33311Baker Act receiving facility.
Community Support Services:
PATH Project, Forensic & HILL Project 954-730-7284
4720 N. State Road 7, Bldg. B, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33319
F.A.C.T. 954-485-8888
4720 N. State Road 7, Bldg. B, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33319
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  954-921-26001957 Jackson Street, Hollywood, FL 33020
West  954-888-7999 
3501 S. University Drive, #6, Davie, FL 33328
Housing Services:  954-735-4331
5700 NW 27th Court, Lauderhill, FL 33313
Rainbow Villas  954-731-2835
5800-5810 NW 27th Court, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312                                   
The Summit Apartments  954-785-4079 868 SW 10th Street, Pompano Beach, FL 33060
Parkside House  954-735-19015700 NW 27th Court, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312                               

Chalet Apartments 954-925-3353746 N. 19th Avenue, Hollywood, FL 33020
Student Counseling Services:
NSU Students 954-424-6911
Broward College Students 954-424-6916
UM-Miller School of Medicine 954-424-6868
Family Counseling & Outpatient Program 954-735-5100 
2900 W. Prospect Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Provides office-based and home-based, brief solution-focused, individual, family and group counseling for children, 2-21 years, who are enrolled in school.
SOAAR (System of Adolescent Addiction Recovery) 954-735-6624 2900 W. Prospect Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Provides intensive, in-home substance abuse counseling to youth, 9-21 years, and individual family and group counseling.
First Episode Psychosis Program Provides treatment, education, support, and guidance when psychosis first appears for persons 16-35 years.

HOUSE OF HOPE (Men) / STEPPING STONES (Women) 954-524-8989 Administration & Admission Office 908 SW 1 Street Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312 Residential treatment center for individuals with substance use issues or co-occurring disorder, including case management, aftercare and outpatient treatment and support.

LARKIN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES 954-962-13551201 N. 37th Avenue, Hollywood, FL 33021 Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Private Pay
Spanish, French, Creole, American Sign Language 24/7 
A private facility offering inpatient psychiatric services for mental health and co-occurring disorders.  Also offers partial hospitalization program (PHP)  and intensive outpatient program (IOP).

LIGHT OF THE WORLD CLINIC  (Clinica Luz del Mundo) 954-563-9876 5333 N Dixie Highway #201 Oakland Park, FL 33334 Fee for Lab Services only Spanish Tue-Thu: 9:00am-5:00pm, F: 9:00am-3:00pm, Sat: 8:00am-2:00pm Provides free medical care in over 13 different specialties to uninsured, low-income or no-income residents of Broward County. Clients must be pre-qualified before an appointment can be given.

LUTHERAN SERVICES FLORIDA  954-486-4222Broward Family Center  954-486-42224185 N. State Road 7, Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33319 No Fee Provides in-home and residential services including crisis intervention, case management, counseling and referral services for youth, 6-17 years, who are at risk of entering the juvenile justice system due to truancy, ungovernability, lock-outs, runaway or homelessness.
Lippman Youth Shelter  954-568-2801221 NW 43rd Court, Oakland Park, FL 33309 Provides residential crisis intervention, counseling, case management, and referral services to Broward County at-risk youth, 10-17 years, who are homeless, runaway or experiencing severe family conflicts, truancy, ungovernability or lock-outs and not delinquent or dependent. 

MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE SYSTEM   954-987-20003501 Johnson Street, Hollywood, FL 33021
Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale

HOSPITALS: Tax-assisted hospitals with emergency rooms that treat indigent patients.
Memorial Regional Hospital** 954-987-20003501 Johnson Street, Hollywood, FL 33021
Memorial Regional Hospital South  954-966-4500 3600 Washington Street, Hollywood, FL 33021
Memorial Hospital West  954-436-5000703 N. Flamingo Road, Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Memorial Hospital Miramar  954-538-50001901 SW 172 Avenue, Miramar, FL 33029
Memorial Hospital Pembroke   954-962-96507800 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital  954-265-53241005 Joe DiMaggio Drive, Hollywood, FL 33021
** Includes behavioral health units and Baker Act receiving facilities
URGENT CARE Provides medical services in an urgent care setting.
Memorial Pembroke Urgent Care  954-276-6500 801 S. Douglas Road, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025
SOUTH BROWARD COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES Provides primary care medical services.
Dania   954-922-7606140 S. Federal Highway, Dania Beach, FL 33004
Hallandale  954-276-97001750 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd., Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
Hollywood  954-985-15514105 Pembroke Road, Hollywood, FL 33021
Miramar  954-276-66006730 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, FL 33023
Pembroke Pines  954-883-81402217 N. University Drive, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025
W. Hollywood   954-967-25006214 Johnson Street, Hollywood, FL 33021
Long-Acting Therapy Clinic  954-265-4631
3501 Johnson Street, Hollywood, FL 33021 M-F: 7:00am - 7:00pm Provides medication administration and monitoring of long-acting antipsychotic injections and evidence-based, comprehensive metabolic monitoring for patients on these drug therapies.
Outpatient Behavioral Health Center   954-276-34223400 N. 29th Avenue, Hollywood, FL 33020 M-Th: 8:00am - 9:30pm, F-Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm Provides outpatient behavioral health services including dialectical behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma program, an intensive outpatient program (IOP) for mood disorders and co-occurring disorders, and outpatient detoxification program.
PEAC  954-265-6310(Psychiatric Emergency Assessment Center) 
Licensed Baker Act receiving facility. Provides psychiatric emergency screening for individuals 14+ years experiencing a crisis related to substance abuse and/or mental health issues.
Child & Adolescent Treatment Services (CATS) Provides psychiatric evaluation and stabilization for youth experiencing mental health and/or substance abuse crisis.
Mood Disorder Unit / Though Disorder Unit Provides crisis support and intervention and psychiatric stabilization.
Memorial Manor  954-276-6200 
777 S. Douglas Road, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025
Memorial Adult Day Care  954-276-98801750 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd., Hallandale Beach, FL 33019
Memorial Senior Partners East  954-924-2954 1301 S. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FL 33019
Memorial Senior Partners West  954-967-4458 6770 Garfield Street, Hollywood, FL 33024
Memorial CARES  954-883-7240(formerly Leeza's Care Connection) 2261 N. University Drive, #103, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024 Offers individual guidance, information and referral, and a variety of support programs and resources for caregivers impacted by any chronic or progressive illness.  Provides a community gathering place for family caregivers to connect with each other.
Ryan White Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services 954-276-3422 Provide services to individuals with HIV/AIDS who have been determined eligible for Ryan White funding.  Offers psychiatric evaluation and medication management, individual counseling, mental health, and substance abuse intensive outpatient programs and ambulatory detoxification.

MENTAL HEALTH  AMERICA OF SOUTHEAST FLORIDA (MHA) (formerly Mental Health Association) 7145 W Oakland Park Blvd Lauderhill, FL 33313-1012 M-F: 9:00am-5:00pm, Additional hours by appointment No Fee for most services Spanish, Creole Provides information and referral to the public and private community. Offers resources and education for the prevention of mental illness and the promotion of mental health, and advocacy for the empowerment of persons with behavioral illness.
Provides a comprehensive guide to social services in Broward County. A copy of Connections can be picked up at the MHA office. You can also download a PDF copy online ( or use the mobile website (
Consumer Support
Offers a range of peer-to-peer social activities, support groups and educational opportunities including groups for anger and stress management, hoarding, anxiety disorders, depression, depression in older adults, OCD (hosted), as well as Recovery workshops and Schizophrenics Anonymous meetings.
Continuing Education (CEU) Offers in-service staff training and continuing education (CEU) for behavioral health and other professionals as the State of Florida, Department of Health-Division of Medical Quality Assurance (MQA) provider.
Cooperative Parenting & Divorce (Co-Parenting) Court approved individual and group training, for moderate to high conflict divorced couples and parents living in separate households, to reduce parental conflict and risk factors that influence the child’s post-divorce adjustment. Supervised visitations and therapeutic supervised visitations also available on and off-site.
I’m Thumbody (2nd grade)  Thumbody, Too (kindergarten) Provides group self-esteem programs that introduce mental health, social and emotional learning and bullying prevention themes. Promotes respect for self and others, responsibility for behavior and knowledge of sources for safe help.
Kinship Assists grandparents or other non-parent family members of youth whose parents are unable to care for them.  Provides case management, parenting education, legal services, support groups, youth advocacy, family events and respite care.  Limited emergency financial assistance may be available.
Listen to Children (MHA Listeners) Offers an elementary school-based mentoring program that pairs children with screened, trained, supervised volunteers who provide weekly support focused on self-esteem, communication and problem-solving skills..
Live Your Life Well
A national public education campaign designed to help people better cope with stress and enhance their well-being.  Live Your Life Well can be presented as an in-service training or public presentation.
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Outreach Partnership Program Outreach Partner for the State of Florida in a nationwide initiative of the NIMH with support from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to strengthen the public health impact of research by disseminating the latest scientific findings; informing the public about mental disorders, alcoholism, and drug addiction; and reducing the associated stigma and discrimination.  Provides in-service training, public presentations, and literature through public education.
9Muses Art Center 7139 W. Oakland Park Blvd Lauderhill, FL 33313 M-F: 9:00am-5:30pm, Sat: 10:00am-5:00pm Member Phone: 954-746-9162 Community arts organization and fully-functioning art studio where instruction and mentoring are offered.  Arts disciplines include painting, drawing, pottery, textiles, 2D & 3D design, sculpting, design, music, drama, and creative writing.  On-site Frame Shop and Gallery is open to the public.
Parent Education & Parent Support (PEPS)
Offers evidence-based parent education classes which meet DCF, ChildNet and Court criteria, and parent skills workshops. Specialty tracks are available for parents of infants, children, and teens. In-home and hands-on parenting available for ChildNet referred clients. Fee-based parent education, anger management, and ongoing court-approved classes are available.
Parenting Enrichment Classes Fee-based community workshops are available on parenting subjects including communication, listening, positive discipline and stress management.
Power of Peers 7139 W Oakland Park Blvd Lauderhill, FL 33313 Recovery peer support assists individuals being discharged from psychiatric hospitalization to successfully transition into the community.
Public Policy Initiatives
Supports and advocates public policy and agendas consistent with the values of access, choice and empowerment.
Seth Line Peer Support Warm Line 954-578-5640 A “warm line” offering peer support, information and referral, and telephone reassurance to any person seeking a caring and supportive listener. Contact is by phone only, Monday to Friday 6:00pm-10:00pm. Callers in crisis should call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room.

NANCY J. COTTERMAN CENTER 954-357-5775 (formerly Sexual Assault Treatment Center) TTY: 954-357-5418 400 NE 4th Street Ft Lauderdale, FL 33301 No Fee Spanish, French, Creole, Portuguese
Crisis Helpline 954-761-7273 24/7 954-761-RAPE
Provides helpline and immediate crisis counseling to victims of sexual assault and survivors of childhood abuse.  Also provides forensic medical examinations and interviews, crisis counseling, victim advocacy, and information and referral. Forensic interviews conducted upon referral from law enforcement or child protective services.  Also serves victims of human trafficking.
Counseling Unit M-Thu: 8:30am-8:00pm, Fri & Sat: 9:00am-5:00pm 
Individual, family and group counseling for child and adult victims of sexual assault and/or sexual abuse and their non-offending family members, and for child victims of physical abuse.  Extended forensic interviews are also provided at the request of members of law enforcement or child protective services. Offers primary prevention education services.
Child Protection Team
A team consisting of a medical director, team coordinator, psychologist, nurse practitioner, clinical supervisor, and mental health professionals serve as consultants to the Broward Sheriff’s Office Child Protective Investigation Section to assist in the investigation of child abuse that has been reported to the Florida Abuse Registry.

NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY   800-541-66823301 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 physical disease. Offers biofeedback services, specialized programs for older adults, Brief Therapy Institute for family counseling, intensive psychodynamic psychotherapy, and neuropsychology assessment.
Guided Self-Change Clinic  954-262-5968
Maltz Psychology Building Sliding Scale 
Provides an outpatient, motivational cognitive-behavioral program for individuals who are concerned about becoming healthier, losing weight, exercising more, drinking less, stopping drug use, quitting smoking or gambling, reducing internet use, or achieving other goals.
Samuel L. Ziff Medical Health Center  954-678-2273 3200 S. University Drive, Davie, FL 33328 Offers medical services including psychiatry. Also provides physical rehabilitation, speech/language, and communication services and Parkinson's Disease management and support services.
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.
University of Miami/NSU Center for Autism & Related Disorders (C.A.R.D.) 954-678-2273 3301 College Avenue, Davie, FL 33314 Provides services for individuals of any age with an autism spectrum disorder, a pervasive developmental disorder, childhood disintegrative disorder or Rett's disorder and individuals with a dual sensory impairment or a sensory impairment with other handicapping conditions. Offers support to families and professionals involved with these individuals.
Adolescent Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment (ADAPT) Provides early intervention for adolescents, 10-17 years, who have been arrested for minor offenses, have substance abuse issues or are considered at-risk for developing these problems.
ADHD Assessment, Consultation & Treatment Program (A.A.C.T.) 954-262-5730 Provides assessment, testing, and treatment for children and adolescents, 2-22 years, who are demonstrating behavioral problems consistent with a diagnosis of ADHD.
Brief Therapy Institute  954-262-3032 Offers short-term therapy for individuals and families that focuses on the client's strengths and resources.
Child, Adolescent and Family Services  954-262-5730 Provides individual, group and family therapy and psychological and psycho-educational testing for children, adolescents and their families.
Child and Adolescent Traumatic Stress Program (C.A.T.S.P.) 954-262-5730 Provides specialized psychological services for youth, 3-18 years, who are experiencing post-trauma symptoms.
Family Violence Program Provides family therapy for dealing with issues of anger, violence, communication problems and emotional/behavioral disturbances including anger management for adolescents.
School Psychology Assessment and Consultation Center (S.P.A.C.E.) 954-262-5730 Offers comprehensive psychoeducational evaluations for school-related academic, behavioral, developmental and learning problems.
Community Resolution Services  954-262-4237 Offers professional mediation and facilitation services, as well as training, workshops and conflict coaching for individuals, families, groups, and organizations.
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.

OUR CHILDREN OUR FUTURE  954-929-7515 2835 Hollywood Blvd., 4th Floor, Hollywood, FL 33020 
Provides outpatient mental health and substance abuse services for children, adolescents and their families including psychiatric evaluation, psychological testing, and evaluation, medication management, early intervention services, behavior therapy for children with developmental disorders and care coordination services. Offers in-home/school services.

PACE CENTER FOR GIRLS  954-561-6939 2225 N. Andrews Avenue, Wilton Manors, FL 33311 No Fee Spanish, French, Creole
Day Program (Diversion Alternatives for Youth) M-F: 8:00am - 4:00pm 
Provides gender-responsive academics, counseling and life skills education for girls, 12-18 years, at risk for delinquency, academic failure, teen pregnancy and/or substance abuse.  Lunch and transportation provided for those who qualify or available for purchase.
PACE Reach - M-F: 10:00am - 7:00pm Provides gender-responsive counseling and family management services to girls and their families, and gender-responsive diversion services for girls, 10-17 years, who are referred by the State Attorney's Office. Evening and Saturday appointments are available.

PARENT’S INFORMATION & RESOURCE CENTER 954-785-8285 817 N. Dixie Highway, Pompano Beach, FL 33060 Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole M-F: 9:00am - 6:00pm, Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm 
Provides outpatient individual and family counseling, psychiatric evaluation, medication management, case management, psychological testing, parenting classes, and anger management training for parents and children who are at risk of separation or are attempting reunification.

REBEL'S DROP-IN CENTER 954-276-3452 Memorial Outpatient Behavioral Health 3400 N. 29th Avenue, Hollywood, FL 33020 No Fee M-F: 3:00pm - 8:00pm; Sat, Sun & Holidays: Noon - 5:00pm Peer-run drop-in center provides social support, advocacy and peer counseling for adults 18+ years overcoming mental health or substance abuse issues.

RENFREW CENTER OF FLORIDA  954-698-9222 7700 Renfrew Lane Coconut Creek, FL 33073
The private facility provides inpatient eating disorders treatment for female adults and adolescents 14+ years. Outpatient services include day treatment and intensive outpatient programs, individual, group and family treatment groups.  Offers transitional living (room and meals) for participants in the day treatment program who cannot commute on a daily basis.  Observant Jewish program is also available.

SAINT LAURENCE CHAPEL  954-972-29581698 Blount Road, Pompano Beach, FL 33069
No Fee 
Day shelter for the homeless or nearly homeless that provides hot breakfast and lunch, showers, clothing, case management, group counseling, medical assistance, mailing address and telephone center, storage, and voluntary chapel services.  Offers bus passes and/or transportation to and from the shelter.

SALVATION ARMY  954-524-6991 1445 W. Broward Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312 Sliding Scale Spanish, French, Creole M-F: 8:30am - 5:00pm The faith-based organization provides social services including food, shelter, and clothing to those in need. Also offers disaster relief services, childcare centers, AIDS education, and residential services, medical facilities, shelters for battered women and children, family counseling, vocational training, and substance abuse rehabilitation.
Adult Rehabilitation Program  954-463-3725 1801 W. Broward Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312 M-F: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Residential work therapy program for men addicted to drugs and/or alcohol. Offers job training, life skills and the opportunity to earn a GED. Income from the thrift stores supports the Adult Rehabilitation Center.

SAMARITAN COUNSELING CENTER  954-463-2273 101 SE 3rd Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Medicare, Insurance, Sliding Scale Spanish M-F: By appointment 
Provides faith-based counseling at locations for adults, children, and adolescents at locations in Ft. Lauderdale, Plantation, Pompano Beach, and Southwest Ranches.

SCHOTT COMMUNITIES  954-434-3306 6591 S. Flamingo Road, Cooper City, FL 33330
Provides services for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, blind or visually impaired, or physically or developmentally disabled including counseling and case management, adult day training classes and social opportunities.  Operates a group home for developmentally disabled women and apartments for deaf and/or disabled individuals who can live independently.

SHERIDAN HOUSE FAMILY MINISTRIES 954-583-1552 Main Campus: 1700 S. Flamingo Road Davie FL 33325 East Counseling Office: 5555 N. Federal Highway, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308 Sheridan House operates a low-level, voluntary residential behavior modification program for boys 6th-9th grades, as well as a Counseling Center staffed with licensed therapists.

SILVER IMPACT CENTER  954-572-0444 7155 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderhill, FL 33313 No Fee Drop-in center for adults 50+ years with mental illness, emotional and/or substance abuse challenges.  Provides group discussions and activities.  Broward Meals on Wheels site.

SMITH COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH  954-321-2296 601 S. State Road 7, Plantation, FL 33317
Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale M-F: 8:00am - 6:30pm 
Provides mental health and substance abuse services to children, adults, and families, including psychiatric evaluations and pharmacological management, psychological testing, day treatment programming for children and adolescents, in-home therapy, outpatient

SUNSERVE  954-764-5150 2312 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL 33305 Provides outpatient mental health treatment, education and outreach services that are targeted to especially benefit the GLBT community including programs specifically for youth, adults and older adults.  Services include individual, couples, family and group therapy as well as support groups and professional training. 
Transgender Services Offers linkage to culturally relevant medical care, mental health services, employment opportunities and information about a 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 frail elderly population regardless of their ability to pay. The program is supportive of any sexual orientation or identification.

TAMARAC (CITY OF) SOCIAL SERVICES  954-597-3642 8601 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, FL 33351 No Fee 
Provides a positive adjustment support group facilitated by a licensed professional, and depression and bipolar peer support groups, and caregiver support group.

THE STARTING PLACE  954-327-4060 1061 W. Oakland Park Blvd. 2nd Floor, Oakland Park, FL 33311 Medicaid, Insurance, Sliding Scale Spanish, Creole M-Th: 8:00am - 7:00pm, F: 8:00am - 4:30pm

Provides prevention, intervention and treatment services for children, teens, and adults facing substance abuse and/or mental illness.

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL 954-721-2200 7201 N University Drive Tamarac, FL 33321 Private hospital offering medical/surgical services. 
University Pavilion 954-724-6502 7425 N University Drive Tamarac, FL 33321 
A free-standing psychiatric hospital on the grounds of the medical center that provides inpatient, intensive outpatient, and partial hospitalization programs for youth 4-17 years, adults and older adults with mental health and substance abuse issues in. Offers electro-convulsive therapy (ECT) for patients with severe conditions that do not respond favorably to pharmacological interventions, and outpatient detoxification for medically stable patients. Baker Act receiving facility

VET CENTER  954-356-7926 3666 W.Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33311
No Fee M-Th: 8:00am - 8:30pm, Fri & Sat: 8:30am - 4:30pm 
Offers a broad spectrum of readjustment counseling services to combat veterans and their families, including benefit claims referral, community education, substance abuse assessment, and employment counseling and referral.  Provides military sexual trauma counseling for veterans (need not have served in combat) and bereavement counseling for families of service members who die on active duty.
Pompano Beach Vet Center  954-984-1669 2300 W. Sample Road, #102, Pompano Beach, FL 33073

VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION  800-451-4327 954-747-7900 - 7771 W. Oakland Park Blvd., #201, Sunrise, FL 33351
7550 Davie Road Extension, Hollywood, FL 33024  954-893-5093  

1400 W. Commercial Blvd., #115, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309  954-202-3800 
No Fee Assists individuals with a physical, mental or emotional disability to achieve employment goals.  Provides medical/psychological evaluations, counseling, interpreter services, adjustment services, and employment assistance.

Broward Office 2713 N. Andrews Avenue, Wilton Manors, FL 33311 No Fee 
Provides supportive housing to adults, families, and veterans experiencing homelessness, individuals with mental illness and/or substance abuse, and persons with limited financial resources.  Offers assistance with behavioral health care, supportive housing, education, training, and employment.

WELLPATH RECOVERY SOLUTIONS / SOUTH FLORIDA STATE HOSPITAL (formerly Correct Care) 800 E Cypress Drive Pembroke Pines, FL 33025 Treats adults with severe and persistent mental illness, involuntarily committed to the hospital when community treatment alternatives are no longer effective.

WILLIAM “BILL” KLING OUTPATIENT CLINIC (formerly Veterans Outpatient Clinic) 954-475-5500 9800 W. Commercial Blvd., Sunrise, FL 33351 Provides primary, specialized, and diagnostic health care and clinical services including audiology, cardiology, dental, dermatology, diagnostic X-ray, nutrition counseling, gastroenterology, general surgery, immunology, internal medicine, orthopedics, kinesiotherapy, laboratory services, neurology, occupational therapy, oncology, ophthalmology, optometry, pharmacy services, physical therapy, podiatry, prosthetics, psychiatry, psychology, social work services, urology, visual impairment services, women’s services and urgent care.
Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC)
Tricare  888-363-2273
Deerfield Beach  954-570-5572
Hollywood  954-986-1811
Pembroke Pines  954-894-1668

WOMEN IN DISTRESS  954-760-9800 Hotline: 954-761-1133
PO Box 50187, Lighthouse Point, FL 33074 No Fee Telephone for Hearing Impaired
Spanish, Creole, Language Line assistance available M-Th: 9:00am - 9:00pm; F: 9:00am - 5:00pm;
Shelter: 24/7 
Operates a 24-hour domestic violence crisis line and emergency shelter.  Provides counseling for men, women, and children including support groups and individual advocacy services.