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Community Resources

The Directory

The Community Resources Directory

 

Haitian Consulate in Miami

259 SW 13th Street
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 859-2004


KidCare

Florida KidCare is our state’s children’s health insurance program for uninsured children under age 19. It is made up of four parts: MediKids, Healthy Kids, the Children’s Medical Services (CMS) Network for children with special health care needs and Medicaid for children.

http://www.floridakidcare.org


Kristi House Child Advocacy Center

Kristi House provides treatment, advocacy, and coordination of services, within a healing environment, for all child victims of sexual abuse and their families, as well as education and prevention services to end child sexual abuse. 

http://www.kristihouse.org/


Little Haiti Cultural Complex

The Complex houses several art and cultural spaces including a 260-seat amphitheater in the heart of Little Haiti.

http://littlehaiticulturalcomplex.com


Little Haiti NET Office

The Neighborhood Enhancement Team (NET) office provides assistance to residents, business and property owners in the Little Haiti/ Edison/ Little River area with city services.

http://www.miamigov.com


Little Haiti Park

The Little Haiti Park is located at NE 2nd Avenue and NE 63rd Street in Miami, Florida.

http://www.miamigov.com


Medicaid

Medicaid is the state and federal partnership that provides health coverage for selected categories of people with low incomes. Its purpose is to improve the health of people who might otherwise go without medical care for themselves and their children.

http://www.fdhc.state.fl.us/Medicaid


Medicare

Medicare is the government health insurance program for people over age 65 and for those who are on Social Security disability.

http://www.medicare.gov


National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI advocates for effective prevention, diagnosis, treatment, support, research and recovery that improves the quality of life of persons of all ages who are affected by mental illness.

https://namiofmiami.org/


Social Security Administration

A federal agency that provides retirement, disability and survivor benefits.  Social Security administers the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Program, which can make monthly payments to people with low income and limited resources who are age 65 or older, blind or disabled.  SSI also provides benefits to children with disabilities.  You can save time by applying online for benefits. For more information about the programs and online services please call 1-800-772-1213.

https://www.ssa.gov/


Career Source South Florida

Career Source South Florida assists clients in online searches for available jobs. Services benefit youth, job seekers and businesses.

http://www.careersourcesfl.com


The Advocacy Network on Disabilities

The Advocacy Network on Disabilities champions the rights of individuals with intellectual, developmental, and other disabilities by promoting inclusion, providing services, and advancing systems change.

http://www.advocacynetwork.org/


The Children's Trust

The Children's Trust exists to improve the lives of all children and families in Miami-Dade County by making strategic investments in their futures.

http://www.thechildrenstrust.org


IRS Tax Advocate Services

Independent organization within the IRS helping taxpayers resolve problems with the IRS and recommend changes that will prevent these problems.

https://www.irs.gov/taxpayer-advocate


Dial 211

A Childrens Trust Help Line and Miami-Dade County Social Services call center providing free information, free and confidential counseling, and referrals.


Dial 311

A call center for information about government services in Miami-Dade County.  From outside the area, call 1-888-311-DADE.


Dial 411

A free information call center allowing you to find people and businesses by name, address or phone number. (Charges may apply on cell phones.)


Dial 911

An emergency call center for assistance in life threatening situations with direct connection to police and fire departments.