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A Safe Haven For Newborns - Pregnancy & Adoption Support

The aim of this agency is to prevent the abandonment of newborns. Women who have an unexpected pregnancy can find help here. Safe Haven is a safety net for mothers and their newborns. They help new mothers before they reach the crisis stage. Clients can get information and advice about adoption and parenting. Please see the website for more information.

24-Hour/Multilingual Helpline: 1.877.767.2229

Alliance for Aging, Inc. - Community Care for the Elderly (CCE) Program

The CCE program provides community-based services. They help older people live in the least restrictive, yet cost-effective environment suitable to their needs. Individuals must be age 60 or older. They must be functionally impaired.

Eligible clients may receive services, including:

  • Adult day care
  • Case management
  • Chore
  • Companionship
  • Consumable medical supplies
  • Counseling
  • Emergency alert response
  • Emergency home repair
  • Escort
  • Home-delivered meals
  • Homemaker

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Better Way of Miami, Inc. - Housing Programs

Better Way of Miami, Inc. provides Housing Programs. They do this on a long-term basis for homeless persons with disabilities. These programs offer a range of supportive services.

  • Partners For Homes – This program is funded by Lutheran Services of Florida, providing permanent housing to disabled single individuals and families
  • SRA (Sponsor-based Rental Assistance) – This is a sponsor-based rental assistance program that provides housing and supportive services to disabled individuals
  • SRO (Single Room Occupancy – The SRO Program is a single-room occupancy rental assistance program that provides housing and supportive services for tenants interested in enhancing their recovery in a communal living environment
  • The Access Program – It is a move-in assistance program for those disabled single individuals and families who are working but cannot afford the cost of moving into an apartment, or other residential environment

Better Way of Miami, Inc. - Treatment Serivces

Better Way of Miami, Inc. provides three separate treatment programs.

  • Day/Night Treatment – Clients may continue to reside at Better Way East. They may also move to another Better Way sponsored housing Program. If not, they can reside in local halfway houses or shelters, or with family members. When they aren’t searching for employment, working, or attending school, they attend this intensive outpatient rehabilitation program. It is offered in the evening and during the day.
  • Outpatient Treatment – The ultimate goal of the Outpatient Treatment Program is long-term abstinence from drugs and alcohol. This is done through treatment planning. Group and individual sessions with each person will also be done. They will help them learn how to sustain sobriety through the 12-Step Recovery Model.

Caring For Miami - Counseling Center

Caring For Miami provides The Counseling Center. They help anyone in need of services. They offer psycho-educational group sessions. They also offer therapeutic support groups for women, men and children.

They help individuals and families with a range of challenges including, but not limited to the following:

  • ADHD
  • Adolescent struggles
  • Anger and stress management
  • Assessment (Intelligence, behavioral, and vocational)
  • Compulsive/Addictive behaviors
  • Depression or anxiety
  • Divorce and blended family issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Life transitions
  • Marital and family issues
  • Parenting issues
  • Sexual abuse and other childhood trauma

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Caring For Miami - Family Life Center

Caring For Miami provides Family Life Center. Individuals and families facing crisis situations receive the support and care they need.

  • Community referrals
  • Free pregnancy tests
  • Life skills training
  • Limited OB ultrasound
  • Parenting, pregnancy and life skills education
  • Professional mental health counseling
  • Targeted case management

Opening April, there will be a Family Life Center Downtown. They will offer the following support:

  • Community referrals
  • Free dental care
  • Free pregnancy tests
  • Group supportive counseling
  • Life skills training
  • Limited OB ultrasound
  • Parenting education
  • Personal finances/budgeting training
  • Professional mental health counseling
  • Targeted case management

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Family Life Center Homestead
257 North Krome Avenue

Carrfour Supportive Housing

Carrfour Supportive Housing is a non-profit organization. They develop, operate and manage housing community for individuals and families in need. They provide affordable housing with on-site supportive services.

  • Homestead Harvest Market at Verde Gardens
  • Job Search and Placement
  • Life Skills
  • Operation Sacred Trust
  • Referrals/Advocacy
  • Residential Housing
  • Scattered-Site Programs

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