Health insurance assistance program implemented by Community Health of South Florida; helps children and families residing in South Miami-Dade County to enroll in qualified health insurance programs and other public benefits.
Health insurance assistance program implemented by Gang Alternative; helps children and families residing in North Miami-Dade County to enroll in qualified health insurance programs and other public benefits.
The ACT Resource Network helps to increase the participation of children with disabilities and their families in all aspects of community life, with a focus on increasing the capacity of children's programs to provide quality, inclusive services to children with disabilities. Activities include training; participation in community education and awareness events to promote system-wide improvements through advocacy, policy development and public education; and the development and distribution of e-updates and maintenance of a website focusing on available resources and other related information.
The Arc of South Florida provides group parenting program services for at-risk families with children birth to 12 years of age who are experiencing early signs of problem behaviors and/or more likely to experience social, behavioral or health problems based on social, educational, economic or environmental factors. The program primarily serves children with disabilities and offers fitness, social skills, family engagement, academic support activities and a unique entrepreneurship program; also offers enrichment activities focusing on visual, performance and music arts. The parent group sessions are delivered in English and Spanish with child care and supper services provided during sessions to participating families.