Provides continuing education, recreation, outings and supported employment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities. Also provides 24/7 residential facility for women with developmental disabilities.
15701 NW 37th Avenue, Miami Gardens, FL , 33054
Adult Day Program Centers Developmental Disabilities Adults Intellectual Disabilities Special Education
The Adult Day Training Program (a Med-Waiver Life Skills Level III Provider) offers each client a variety of meaningful day activities including appropriate work related skills, socialization, basic academics, and ultimately assist individuals in obtaining their highest level of community integration/involvement. The clientsGÇÖ day is divided into increments of time spent on the JCS work center floor, classroom, breaks, lunch, individual time to work towards achieving their IPP...
735 NE 125th Street, North Miami, FL , 33161
Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs Developmental Disabilities Workers With Disabilities
Adult and Career Technical Education programs at Miami-Dade County Public Schools are designed to strengthen practical skills and prepare you for the career of your choice. Offers programs to improve functional literacy, life skills and vocational skills of persons with disabilities at schools and other community locations. Programs include adult basic education, computer training, custodial services and agricultural education.
1450 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL , 33132
Adult Education Adults With Disabilities/Health Conditions Special Education Assessment Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities
CCDH provides both individual and systems advocacy. Family Support Coordinators provide individual advocacy and case management to people with developmental, physical and sensory disabilities, their families, and professionals seeking to assist them. The primary goal of individual advocacy is to help identify and access needed supports and services. Systems advocacy refers to efforts to influence public policy, legislation, and service delivery systems to be more responsive to the...
7990 SW 117th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33183
Information and Referral Developmental Disabilities Case/Care Management Legislative Advocacy Issue Advocacy
Assists persons with a physical or mental impairment that, for the individual, constitutes a substantial impediment to employment, and who can benefit in terms of an employment outcome from vocational rehabilitation services. Services include free diagnostic evaluations for learning and reading skills. Unemployed adults identified as having dyslexia may be referred to the Miami-Dade County Public Schools.
5835 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, FL , 33126
Medical Equipment/Supplies Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Vocational Rehabilitation
PSR (Psychosocial Rehabilitation) is guided by the basic philosophy of rehabilitation which holds that people with disabilities need opportunities to identify and choose for themselves their desired roles in the community with regard to living, learning, working and/or participating in social environments. The program focuses on three main areas of recovery: basic living skills development, psychosocial skills training, therapeutic socialization. Classes offer support in acquiring...
20401 NW 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL , 33169
Day Treatment for Adults With Developmental Disabilities Developmental Disabilities Independent Living Skills Instruction
Buddy Sports is a development opportunity for special needs children to interact in an inclusion setting. Activities focus on gross motor skills, fundamentals of each sport and socialization. The program uses modified equipment, game play and rules to enhance the learning and playing experience. New sport every month. Sports include zumba and Special Olympics bowling training. Events & Field Trips: * Painting with a Twist: October 13, 2018 from 1:00pm-3:00pm * Shake a Leg Miami Family...
501 72nd Street, Miami Beach, FL , 33141
Disability Related Sports Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Adolescents General Recreational Activities/Sports
CILSF serves any adult or child with a physical, psychological, cognitive, environmental or sensory impairment. It is the single point of access to resources for people with disabilities. Assists people with disabilities to achieve and maintain an independent lifestyle by exercising their right to self-determination. Provides individual and systems advocacy, information and referral, peer support, independent living skills training, adaptive equipment, social and recreational...
4770 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL , 33137
Low Income/Subsidized Private Rental Housing Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Disability Related Transportation Free Transit Passes Advocacy Job Training Formats Job Search/Placement Social Security Disability Insurance Applications State Disability Insurance Applications
Our mission is to offer assistance to persons with disabilities in acquiring independent living, and self-advocacy skills in order to obtain and maintain independence and self-sufficiency. Services include: Assistance with benefit applications such as; Medicaid, Food Stamps, and Disability Income, an Educational Work Incentives Planning and Assistance programs that helps educate clients on the effect working through the vocational rehabilitation will have on their disability income...
103400 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL , 33037
Individual Advocacy Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities People With Disabilities/Health Conditions Intellectual Disabilities Independent Living Skills Instruction Food Stamps/SNAP Applications Medicaid Applications Disability Benefits Assistive Technology Equipment
The Child Development Center provides early intervention services for children with disabilities and special needs from birth through five years old. Summer Camp: Dates: June 10th - August 2nd 8 week program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other related disabilities. Registration will begin in March
1475 NW 14th Avenue, Miami, FL , 33125
Summer Camps Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions Infants Preschool Age Children Toddlers Newborns Special Education Assessment Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities
Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida welcomes children with and without disabilities. Wheelchairs and special needs can easily be accommodated, as well as musicians and dancers involved in the workshop. The workshop is designed to give participants an opportunity to experiment with movement and dance. The participants are guided through a series of activities beginning with a full body warm up leading to various movements activities including those which challenge special awareness motor's...
15939 Biscayne Boulevard, North Miami Beach, FL , 33160
Ballet Instruction Preschool Age Children Developmental Disabilities Adolescents Physical Disabilities Primary School Age Children Preadolescent Children Youth Development
Provides advocacy for the human rights and welfare of developmentally disabled persons and offers direct services where needed. We currently operate two groups home in the Dade County area. They offer the residents an alternative to institutional living and an opportunity to integrate and interact with the community. The cheery, supportive atmosphere contributes to a secure, supervised family-like setting that accommodates the residents of each home.
720 SW Krome Terrace, Homestead, FL , 33030
Group Residences for Adults With Disabilities Developmental Disabilities Intellectual Disabilities Independent Living Skills Instruction
Deliver the Dream provides structured, therapeutic, fun activities for families experiencing a serious illness or crisis on a three-day, two-night retreat weekend experience. Each retreat is geared towards a specific illness/crisis such as epilepsy, spina bifida, death of a loved one, down syndrome, multiple sclerosis, autism, cranial facial conditions, and cancer (breast cancer.) Retreat program is also available for combat veterans who are returning home along with their families.
3223 NW 10th Terrace, Fort Lauderdale, FL , 33309
Family Camps Developmental Disabilities Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions Families of Veterans Physical Disabilities Death and Dying Issues Families With Adolescents Veterans Spina Bifida Families/Friends of People With Disabilities Families With Children Families With Infants/Toddlers Cancer Down Syndrome Cranial Asymmetry Multiple Sclerosis Autism Epilepsy
Offers comprehensive recreation and developmental programs for disabled youths and adults. Programs are developed and held in the community and at various parks.
4560 NW 4th Terrace, Miami, FL , 33126
Recreational Activities/Sports Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions
Provides civil legal services to those who have been victim of discrimination due to their disability in any situation.
100 SE 2nd Street, Miami, FL , 33131
Discrimination Assistance Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities
Disability Rights Florida was founded in 1977 as the statewide designated protection and advocacy system for individuals with disabilities in the State of Florida. Disability Rights Florida is a not-for-profit corporation that has authority and responsibility under eight federal grants. Services are free and confidential. Services include: * Information and referrals * Self-advocacy support * Technical assistance * Investigations into complaints of abuse, neglect and rights violations...
2473 Care Drive, Tallahassee, FL , 32308
Individual Advocacy Developmental Disabilities Physical Disabilities Learning Disabilities Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities Self Advocacy Support Alternative Dispute Resolution Mediation Disability Rights Groups
The Enhanced Summer Program promotes positive development in motor skills, early language development, emergent literacy skills and social-emotional development, as well as parent involvement. Focus for the summer will be improving early language skills in three phases. First, classroom staff will utilize strategies from the Hanen Language Institute's program, "Learning Language and Loving It" during daily activities. Second, the classroom staff will implement picture book-reading...
750 NW 15th Street, Miami, FL , 33136
Volunteer Opportunities Developmental Disabilities Summer Camps Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions Infants Preschool Age Children Toddlers Early Literacy Development Programs Early Intervention for Children With Disabilities/Delays
The Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System-South (FDLRS-South) provides diagnostic, instructional, and technology support services to district exceptional education programs and families of students with disabilities. FDLRS-South directly serves Miami-Dade and Monroe county school districts in the areas of Child Find, Parent Services, Human Resource Development (HRD), and Technology.
6521 SW 62nd Avenue, South Miami, FL , 33143
Special Education Assessment Developmental Disabilities Preschool Age Children Physical Disabilities Intellectual Disabilities
Project Thrive is an accredited early intervention program for infants and young children with intellectual and developmental delays or disabilities. Children in this program attend centers located in Kendall or Florida City. Children are offered a combination of educational techniques and specialized therapies that enable them to acquire skills that they would not necessarily develop on their own. Transportation is provided when necessary. Some Project Thrive students enter the...
756 W Palm Drive, Homestead, FL , 33034
Pediatric Occupational Therapy Developmental Disabilities Infants Physical Disabilities Preschool Age Children Newborns Toddlers Early Intervention for Children With Disabilities/Delays Special Education Assessment
Serves as corporate guardians or advocates for individuals with mental disabilities who have no family or whose family members refuse to, or cannot, be involved. Serves primarily as a guardian in those areas in which the client lacks the capacity to act. May also act as a guardian for those declared incapacitated by the court.
15280 NW 79 Court, Hialeah, FL , 33016
Advocacy Developmental Disabilities Intellectual Disabilities Guardianship Assistance