Trained counselors provide social services to children and families. Services include group and individual counseling to help youth overcome serous issues. They will deal with the problems that caused them to be removed from their homes. They will also get help in adjusting to their new home environment. Their families will be involved as well as everyone works to restore the youth back to their families. Parents will also have the chance to take part in the Family Life Education program. They will learn parenting skills and be better equipped to relate to their children in a positive way. Please call for more information.
St. Lucie County Health Department provides Family Planning. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Medicaid is also accepted. Services include:
Counseling and referrals for community services
Issuance of various types of contraception (i.e. contraceptives, depo provera injections, emergency contraception, condoms, prescriptions for other methods and referrals for tubal ligations and vasectomies
The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness (The Alliance) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to providing programs and activities aimed at outreach, education, early intervention, and advocacy for all eating disorders.