Federation of Families of Broward County is a family network organization, recognized in Florida and nationally as a voice on behalf of families of children and youth and young adults with emotional, behavioral, substance use and mental health needs. Our mission is to empower, support, and advocate for families of children with or at risk of behavioral, emotional, mental health, and/or substance abuse challenges through: education, inspiration, and encouragement. Federation of Families of Broward is a chapter of the National Federation of Families for Children Mental Health and a subsidiary of South Florida Wellness Network, Inc, a 501(c)3 organization.
WHAT WE DO
The Federation of Families of Broward County is a family run organization designed to:
- Educate and support families that are impacted by mental and/or behavioral health challenges.
- Build and strengthen family involvement in order to influence behavioral health services and develop a system of care that is family driven and youth driven.
- Provide advocacy training, support, resources, and information that will assist families in navigating the mental and behavioral health
You can join our growing organization to advocate for your child or a child you know with mental health or behavioral needs by attending our monthly meeting for families.