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A Safe Haven For Newborns - Direct Assistance For Pregnancy Support

A Safe Haven For Newborns offers assistance to women who are pregnant and to women with newborns.

Services include:

  • Medical Related Issues, through referral assistance
  • Baby related items, such as baby clothing and formula
  • Local transportation
  • Legal issues
  • Burial services
  • Direct financial assistance
  • Counseling
  • Parenting education
  • Abuse prevention
  • 24-Hour/Multilingual Helpline: 1.877.767.2229

Please call or visit website for more information.

Answers for Parents - Counseling and Treatment for Troubled Youth

Answers for Parents is a free hotline that may be able to help parents with a troubled teen or young adult.

They may be able to help through the following programs:

  • Residential Treatment Centers / Programs
  • Therapeutic Boarding Schools
  • Residential Youth Development Programs / Schools
  • Transitional Boarding Schools
  • Regular / Traditional Boarding Schools
  • Wilderness and/or Outdoor Therapeutic Programs
  • In-Home Intervention Programs
  • Boot Camps
  • Military Schools

Please call or visit website for more information.

CareerSource Palm Beach County Programs

Workforce Alliance links businesses in need of work with qualified persons. We list yours jobs, find you talent and support your quest for a job. We also offer workshops to assist with employment. We do everything free of charge. Please call for more info.

Services including:
Young Adult Programs
This is a program for young adults aged 18 to 21 to help them prepare for a job or career in a field of their choosing. The programs include basic skills training. As well as career planning and development.

Executive Transition Unit
ETU services:

  • Access to computers, phones, fax machines, and copiers
  • Job coaching by professional career staff
  • Prevailing salaries and other labor market information
  • Professional networking
  • Weekly job search workshops

Children's Home Society of Florida - Palm Beach County

This agency provides adoption services and more. Please see website or call for more info.

Adoption Resource Center
Promotes the healthy care of children in stable, loving homes. Services include:

  • Birth Parent Counseling
  • Domestic Adoptions
  • International Adoption Home Studies
  • Parenting Classes

Dependency Case Management
Offers a wide variety of services to children who have been abused and/or neglected. The goal is to connect children with their families or another appropriate residence. Services also include counseling and referrals. Visit the website for more info.

Mentoring Programs
Offers a variety of mentoring programs for children ages 4 to 18. Each child is matched with a mentor who can provide one-on-one guidance and support to help the youth. Visit the website for more info.

Coalition for Independent Living Options, Inc. - Crime Victim Assistance

CILO assist people with disabilities who have been victims of crime.

Support includes:

  • Accompaniment to Police Interviews
  • Advocacy for accessibility needs
  • Assistance in obtaining victim compensation
  • Assistance to obtain restraining orders
  • Counseling on police and court proceedings & legal process
  • Court Hearings
  • Crime Victim Counseling
  • Depositions
  • Referral to shelters, community resources, or social services
  • State Attorney’s Meetings
  • Support Groups / Peer Counseling

Please call for more info.

CROS Summer Day Camp Programs

Summer camp opportunities are offered to children from families with low incomes throughout Palm Beach County. Donations for camp scholarships fund these programs. Summer day camps are held Monday through Friday for children grades K through 5th. Please call for more info.

Summer Camp activities include:

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bible Stories
  • Educational Speakers
  • Field Trips
  • Lunch and Snacks
  • Recreation
  • Singing

Alternate Locations:
Pahokee
491 E. Main Street
Pahokee, Florida
33476

Lake Worth
1615 Lake Avenue
Lake Worth, Florida
33460

Drug Abuse Foundation of Palm Beach County

Drug Abuse Foundation provides a wide range of services. One or more of our programs are designed to meet each client’s need. Every individual that seeks treatment from the Drug Abuse Foundation receives an assessment to determine their level of treatment. Visit our website or call for more info.

Assessment Center
Provides substance abuse and mental health assessments. Assessment Services assess, evaluate and provide assistance to persons and families. We determine level of care, motivation and the need for services. Visit website or call for more info.

Child Welfare Project
This program identifies and evaluates parents accused of child abuse or child neglect. The objective is to stabilize the family. We try to prevent the child from being removed from the home. Visit the website or call for more info.

Community Education