Brevard County Human and Child Services

Alcohol Community Treatment Center

Services Offered

To provide treatment for substance abuse.

American Red Cross Space Coast Chapter

Mission Statement

To provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Florida

Mission Statement

To help you reach their greatest potential through professionally supported one-on-one mentoring relationship with measurable impact.

Brevard Achievement Center

Mission Statement

To help individuals with disabilities achieve vocational and social independence.

Brevard County Legal Aid

Mission Statement

To provide high-quality legal assistance to protect personal safety, establish family stability and ensure equal access to justice for low-income and disadvantaged persons.

Bridges

Mission Statement

To enrich the lives of children and adults with development disabilities, using a combination of support and services that enable each person to participate in the life of his or her community.

Candlelighters of Brevard

Mission Statement

To help children with cancer and their families by offering emotional support and financial assistance.

Central Brevard Sharing Center

Mission Statement

To provide emergency assistance to those in our community who are struggling to obtain life's most basic needs.

Child Care Association of Brevard County

Mission Statement

To provide and coordinate comprehensive developmental child care and early childhood related services by helping children achieve their full potential, preventing abuse and neglect and helping families achieve self-sufficiency.

Circles of Care

Services Offered

Psychiatric treatment center and chemical dependency treatment center.

Club Esteem

Mission Statement

To enrich the lives of young people scholastically, culturally and socially. Club Esteem also serves as an advocate for positive change in the lives of its members, their families and their communities.

Community Psychological Services of Florida Tech

Mission Statement

To provide therapy for individuals, couples, and family.

Community Services Council of Brevard

Mission Statement

To develop solutions to community problems, to promote and maintain independence, and maximize the quality of life for the citizens of Brevard County, particularly disabled adults and the elderly.

Crosswinds Youth Services

Mission Statement

To create opportunities for young people to succeed.

Daily Bread

Mission Statement

To improve the dignity and quality of life of the hungry and needy, and to assure that no one is denied the opportunity or assistance needed to become self-sufficient.

Devereux Florida

Services Offered

Devereux Florida is the largest non-profit provider of mental health, developmental disabilities and child welfare services to children and families in Florida. They provide services to over 12,500 children and families annually through 46 programs throughout the state.

Episcopal Counseling Center

Services Offered

Counseling for individuals, couples, and families.

Family Advocacy Office at Patrick Air Force Base

Mission Statement

To provide family treatment for military families.

Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County

Mission Statement

To eliminate substandard and inadequate housing by building simple, decent affordable homes in partnership with people in need.

Harmony Farms

Mission Statement

To provide horse-related activities to disabled individuals of all ages. Services: Horses for the Handicapped provides riding lessons that match the needs and abilities of each rider

Haven for Children

Mission Statement

To meet the needs of neglected, abused and abandoned children by assuring the highest quality of care for the children and the program's continued success. A goal is to reunite the child with the family or find an adoptive family. The Haven operates two residential group homes for infants and children (birth to 9) who are victims of child abuse and neglect.

Junior Achievement of East Central Florida

Description

To educate and inspire young people to value and understand free enterprise, business and economics and improve the quality of their lives. JA provides students in grades K-12 with financial literacy coursework with an emphasis on workforce readiness, economics and career exploration.

Junior League for South Brevard

Mission Statement

The JL of South Brevard is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. The league works to improve the community through long-term projects and Done-in-a-Day projects throughout the year. Currently, the league is working with the Children's Home Society and the Healthy Start Coalition on projects promoting healthy babies and families.

Junior League of Central and North Brevard

Description

To promote voluntarism, develop the potential of women and improve communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers The JL of North Brevard is an organization of woman who fund four scholarships for area high school seniors and completes various projects, like building a group foster-care home for children.

KLD Youth Foundation

Mission Statement

To equip, enhance and empower this generation, one life at a time.

Services Offered

The KLD Youth Foundation provides supervised, nurturing environment that includes NEXT, a gathering place for teens focused on positive entertainment, and the Pillar Institute, a private school for children in grades 3 thru 9. The foundation offers a full-service fitness center, tutoring, mentoring and various programs concerning teenage and youth issues such as leadership development, abstinence and substance abuse. They focus on primary prevention and provide youth with positive alternatives for out-of-school activities.

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