Broward County Family Resource Guide 2017-2018

Helpful Websites

DISABILITY RESOURCES Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf APD – Florida Developmental Disabilities Resources Website Information and opportunities for people with disabilities Down Syndrome Resources NORD – National Organization for Rare Disorders O.A.S.I.S. – Asperger’s Syndrome information TASH – Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT Broward County Public School District Early Learning Coalition of Broward County FCAT Explorer Internet Site needs FCFH - Special Needs Web Site Florida Literacy Coalition Florida Office of Early Learning FAMILY RESOURCES 211 Broward Agency for Workforce Innovation, Unemployment Compensation BC Vulnerable Population Registry Benefits Check Up Broward County Human Services Children’s Campaign Child Care Services Association ChildNet, protecting Broward’s abused, abandoned and neglected children Children’s Services Council of Broward County Florida Department of Children and Families, DTV Transition – FCC Consumer Helpline Family Central frc.cfm Federal Reserve Bank – Foreclosure Resource Dan Marino Foundation

MILITARY SUPPORT Armed Forces Family Website wellBeing.asp Army Well-Being Liaison Office Marine Corps Community Services Air Force family support Military Family Resource Center Operation Shoebox OR Personal/Spiritual Support for Military Personnel Reserve Officer Association nationalcallcenter.asp Veterans Affairs – Call Center for Homeless Vets NATIONAL RESOURCES National Association of the Deaf National Certification Commission for Acupuncture National Do Not Call Registry National Down Syndrome Congress National Down Syndrome Society National Family Association for Deaf Blind National Foundation for Credit Counseling National Guard Family Program Online National Resource Directory for Wounded Warriors Broward County Hurricane Info Site Internet Crime Complaint Center My Safe Florida Home Sexual Predator Locator – Florida USACOPS (Internet site for Law Enforcement Agencies) National Toll Free Numbers SAFETY FL Attorney General – Identity Theft Resource and Response FL Dept of Elder Affairs – Website or FL Dept of Financial Services – Unclaimed Property Florida Association for Community Action Florida Children’s Services Councils Florida Housing Search or senators Florida Senate Information Florida Law Information Foreclosure Prevention Plan Grants – Shriners of North America Guidestar – Listing of Non-Profits horizon/ Gulf Oil Spill 2010 Helping Children Cope With Crisis Immigrant Legal Resource Center IRS Tax Helpline – Internal Revenue Service Myvesta Foundation State of Florida People First Job Applicant Online System Sun Pass – Florida Prepaid Toll Program Toys For Tots (Select State and County for drop-off locations) DenisesList/ Website – Denise’s List U.S. GOVERNMENT RESOURCES Women’s Health Information, part of the US Department of Health & Human Services, Office on Women’s Health Federal Child Care Bureau – quality, affordability and availability of child care for all families US Department of Health and Human Services United States Department of Education Self-Help Sourcebook Online Social Security – Online US Government Internet Site HEALTH AND WELLNESS Allergy Info Line Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Online Florida Department of Health in Broward County Broward Health Broward Healthy Start Coalition Cancer Care Online Support Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services olderfas Support for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Flu Shot Locator 2011 Foundation for Health Coverage Education – Insurance Help Line gulfoilspill2010/ Gulf Oil Spill 2010 – CDC Medical Info Healthfinder – Espanol lifebridge_eligibility.pdf LifeBridge Free Life Insurance Program Medicare Hotline Trusted health information Memorial Healthcare Systems Mesothelioma Prognosis New Eyes for the Needy – Eyeglass Voucher SAMHSA – Mental Health Services/Substance Abuse Treatment Locator Sex Addicts Anonymous Smiles Change Lives US Food and Drug Administration Zenni Optical – Low Cost Eyeglasses LEGAL ASSISTANCE Legal Aid Service of Broward County

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