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Boys and Girls Club of Manatee County - Health and Life Skills

This agency offers several programs that foster healthy habits.

Programs offered:

  • Date SMART - for girls 13-18
  • Heatlhy Habits - healthy eating and exercise
  • NetSmartz - internet safety skills
  • Passport to Manhood - for boys 11-14
  • SMART Girls - for girls 8-17
  • SMART Moves - addresses problems youths face

See website for more information and all locations.

CATCH - For Children

Program designed to support and improve the emotional well-being of chldren. Helping them increase their social and emotional skills and development.

CATCH
A speech screening, evaluation and therapy program for preschool aged children
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The CATCH program provides speech screening, evaluation and therapy for preschool age children referred by child care providers and parents.

Beginning with children ages 30 months and older the CATCH program screens for the following:
Lanuguage
Articulation
Connected Speech
Social/Interpersonal Communication Skills
Stuttering
Voice Disorders
Vision (When Appropriate)
Hearing (When Appropriate)

The post-screening evaluation process can involve:
Referral to private provider
Referral to community providers such as: Child Find or Early Steps
Referral to contracted provider for complete Speech/Language evaluation

Children In Need Of Services/Families In Need Of Services

This agency provides counseling to youth. Family counseling is also available. Temporary shelter is available to troubled youth ages 10-17.

Services available through this program:

  • Counseling - Family and Individual
  • Prevention Programs - Family Connect, Safe Place, Youth Arts Corps
  • Residential - SafePlace2B Emergency Youth Shelter

The Shelter is located at: 1001 9th Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205 Phone number: 941.708.5850.

Children's Home Society of Florida - Gulf Coast

This agency strives to protect children and teens. They provide emergency shelter. They have a foster care program. They can help with adoption. Teens who are aging out of the foster system get skills and training to be self sufficient. Individual and family counseling are available. Please see the website for all services.

Range of services include:

  • Child Advocacy
  • Child Protection
  • Community Based Mentoring
  • Emergency Residential Shelter Care
  • Foster Care Support
  • Joshua House Emergency Shelter
  • Teen Parenting Program

Additional Location:
8302 Laurel Fair Circle
Suite 110
Tampa, Florida
33610
United States
813.740.4266

Florida Department of Education - McKay Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

The McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities gives students with special needs the chance to attend a private school. The program is for students in grades K-12. Please see the website for more information.

Please go to this website: http://www.fldoe.org/schools/school-choice/k-12-scholarship-programs/mckay/

Florida KidCare

The state of Florida offers health insurance for children from birth through age 18, even if one or both parents are working. It includes four different parts.

Some of the services Florida KidCare covers are:

  • Check-ups and shots
  • Dental
  • Doctor visits
  • Emergencies
  • Hospital
  • Mental health
  • Prescriptions
  • Surgery
  • Vision and hearing

Jewish Family & Children's Services

JFCS provides counseling and social services to those in need. They offer a helping hand and never turn clients away because they are unable to pay. Please call or visit our website for more info.

Current Range of Services:

  • Adolescent & Children’s Services
  • After School Programs
  • Building Strong Families Homelessness Prevention Services
  • Counseling & Psychotherapy to individuals and families
  • Elder Care, Senior Outreach Services and Case Management
  • Family Life Education
  • Food Pantry for the needy
  • Friendly home visitors to those hospitalized or residing in a nursing home
  • Jewish Healing Program
  • Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities / Age-In-Place Services
  • Operation Military Assistance Program (MAP)
  • Safe Alternative to Out-Of-School Suspension (SATOSS) programs for at-risk middle school students
  • Substance Abuse Prevention and Counseling Services

Manatee Community Action Agency

We are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. We look to change lives through education, partnerships, and delivery of quality services. Please call or visit our website for more info.

Programs and services include:

  • Behavior Intervention Program
  • Family Self-Sufficiency Program
  • Head Start / Early Head Start
  • Head Start Voluntary Prekindergarten
  • Healthy Families Manatee
  • Housing Counseling
  • Life on the Edge - Poverty Simulation
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Speech Screening, Evaluation and Therapy Program
  • Weatherization Assistance Program

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