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BROWARD COUNTY

Broward County Community Action Agency
Provides information about weatherization and other programs for
economically disadvantaged citizens through support services.
2995 N. Dixie Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

Broward County Elderly and Veterans Services Division
Community Care for the Elderly county lead agency. Provides case
management and in-home services to qualified elders.
2995 N. Dixie Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
(954) 537-2936

Broward County Health Department
Offers primary care, personal health and related services.
780 SW 24th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
(954) 467-4811

Broward County Housing Authority
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
1773 N. State Road 7
Lauderhill, FL 33313
(954) 739-1114
www.bchafl.org

Broward County Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council
Free service that protects the rights of residents of nursing homes and
assisted living facilities.
7777 W Oakland Park Blvd
Suite 123
Sunrise, FL 33351
(954) 747-7919

Broward County Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council
Free service that protects the rights of residents of nursing homes and
assisted living facilities.
337 N. 4th Street
Suite (A, C, E)
Ft. Pierce, FL 34950
(772) 595-1386

Broward County Guardianship Association
www.guardiansofsfla.org
BCGA is a tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1990 for the improvement of guardianship services. All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law; FederalID #65-0304731. BCGA is governed by a Board of Directors representing Broward County, Florida.

Broward County Special Needs Registry
Emergency evacuation services to elders and other persons with
special needs.
(954) 537-2888

Elder Helpline
Accesses a qualified Information and referral specialist who can provide
information about services available for elders and their caregivers
within the local community.
(954) 714-3464

Housing Authority of Deerfield Beach
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
425 N.W. First Terrace
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
(954) 428-0678

Housing Authority of Hollywood
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
7350 N. Davie Road Extension
Hollywood, FL 33024
(954) 989-4691
www.hollywoodauthority.com

Housing Authority of Pompano Beach
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
321 W. Atlantic Boulevard
Pompano Beach, FL 33060
(954) 785-7200
pompanobeachha@att.net

Housing Authority of the City of Dania
Provides housing to low-to-moderate income residents.
715 Dania Beach Boulevard
Dania, FL 33004
(954) 920-9662

Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
437 S.W. 4th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
(954) 525-6444

League for the Hard of Hearing-Florida
Fosters the development, improvement and growth of services for deaf,
hard of hearing and late deafened people in Florida.
2800 W. Oakland Park
Boulevard, Suite 306
Oakland Park, FL 33311-1361
(954) 731-7200 V/TTY

Legal Aid: Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center
Legal services for persons who would not otherwise have the means to
obtain a lawyer.
3000 Biscayne Boulevard #400
Miami, FL 33137
(305) 573-1106

Legal Aid: Legal Aid Service of Broward County
Legal services for persons who would not otherwise have the means to
obtain a lawyer.
491 N. State Road 7
Plantation, FL 33317
(954) 765-8950

Office of the Public Guardian
Helps to care for persons who lack the capacity to make decisions on
their own behalf and in their own best interest. Guardians protect the
property and personal rights of incapacitated individuals.
201 S.E. Sixth Street
Suite 2807
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 831-6550
Fax: (954) 831-6912

PALM BEACH COUNTY

Deaf & Hearing Resources of Palm Beach County Inc.
Fosters the development, improvement and growth of services for deaf,
hard of hearing and late deafened people in Florida.
3111 S. Dixie Highway
Suite 237
West Palm Beach, FL 33405
(561) 802-3353 V/TTY
www.mydhr.org
info@mydhr.org

Delray Beach Housing Authority
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
770 S.W. 12th Terrace
Delray Beach, FL 33444
(561) 272-6766

Elder Helpline
Accesses a qualified Information and referral specialist who can provide
information about services available for elders and their caregivers
within the local community.
(561) 383-1112

Everglades Family Medical
Provides medical care based on ability to pay.
170 South Barfield Highway
Suite 102
Pahokee, FL 33476
(561) 924-6100

Housing Authority of Boca Raton
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
1350 N. Dixie Manor
Boca Raton, FL 33432
(561) 393-7755
www.ci.boca-raton.fl.us

Housing Partnership, Inc.
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
4016 Broadway
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 841-3500 ext. 17
www.pbhp.org

Legal Aid: Florida Rural Legal Services
Legal services for persons who would not otherwise have the means to
obtain a lawyer.
417 N.W. 16th Street, Suite 8
Belle Glade, FL 33430
(561) 993-0003

Legal Aid: Florida Rural Legal Services
Legal services for persons who would not otherwise have the means to
obtain a lawyer.
423 Fern Street
Suite 220
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 820-8902

Legal Aid: Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County
Legal services for persons who would not otherwise have the means to
obtain a lawyer.
423 Fern Street
Suite 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 655-8944

Mae Volen Senior Center
Community Care for the Elderly county lead agency. Provides case
management and in-home services to qualified elders.
1515 W. Palmetto Park Road
P.O. Box 2468 (33427-2468)
Boca Raton, FL 33486
(561) 736-3820

Pahokee Housing Authority
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
465 Friend Terrace
Pahokee, FL 33476
(561) 924-5565

Palm Beach County Community Action Agency
Provides information about weatherization and other programs for
economically disadvantaged citizens through support services.
810 Datura Street Rm 150
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 355-4727

Palm Beach County Division of Senior Services
Community Care for the Elderly county lead agency. Provides case
management and in-home services to qualified elders.
810 Datura Street Suite 300
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 355-4746

Palm Beach County Health Department
Offers primary care, personal health and related medical services.
826 Evernia Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33402
(561) 355-3120
www.doh.state.fl.us/chpalmbeach

Palm Beach County Housing Authority
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
3432 W. 45th Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 684-2160

Palm Beach County Long-Term Care Ombudsman
Council
Free service that protects the rights of residents of nursing homes and
assisted living facilities.
111 S Sapodilla Ave, 125
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 837-5038
www.myflorida.com/ombudsman

Palm Beach County Long-Term Care Ombudsman
Council
Free service that protects the rights of residents of nursing homes and
assisted living facilities.
111 S. Sapodilla Avenue
#125A-B-C
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Palm Beach County Special Needs Registry
Emergency evacuation services to elders and other persons with
special needs.
(561) 712-6400

Public Guardianship Program
Helps to care for persons who lack the capacity to make decisions on
their own behalf and in their own best interest. Guardians protect the
property and personal rights of incapacitated individuals.
423 Fern Street Suite 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 655-8944
Fax: (561) 655-5269

Riviera Beach Housing Authority
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
2014 W. 17th Court
Riviera Beach, FL 33404
(561) 845-7450

Urban League of Palm Beach County
Provides information about weatherization, and other programs for
economically disadvantaged citizens through support services.
1700 N. Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 833-4277
www.ulpbs.org

West Palm Beach Housing Authority
Provides housing to low and low-to-moderate income residents through
Section 8 and public housing programs.
1715 Division Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 655-3582
www.westpalmbeachhousinga
uthority.org