Health professionals

Health professionals

South Florida LGBT Resources and Links

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Broward House
HIV/AIDS agency that provides case management, housing, and outpatient group therapy.

Care Resource
HIV/AIDS community health provider serving Miami and Broward Counties. Services include case management, testing, and counseling.

Compass, Inc.
HIV/AIDS agency, and gay and lesbian community center in West Palm Beach.

Florida Alcohol & Drug Abuse Association
Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association (FADAA) is a non-profit, membership organization which represents more than 100 community-based substance abuse treatment and prevention agencies, and over 1000 individual members throughout Florida.

Human Rights Campaign (HRC)
HRC is the largest LGBT civil rights organization in the United States, and has a local chapter in South Florida. It has over 750,000 members and supporters nationwide, and their mission is to ensure equal rights for LGBT people so that they can be open, honest and safe at home, at work, and in the community.

Lambda South
Lambda South is a charitable organization dedicated to helping the LGBT community recover from addiction. Lambda South provides meeting space for community meetings, conferences, and communication between groups and service organizations of Alcoholics Anonymous and other 12-step programs.

National Institute on Drug Abuse
The National Institute on Drug Abuse focuses on the science of drug abuse and addiction.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities. In order to achieve this mission, SAMHSA has identified “8 Strategic Initiatives” to focus the Agency’s work on to help improve lives and capitalize on emerging opportunities.

SunServe (Sunshine Social Services)
SunServe is a social service agency that provides counseling services to LGBT youth and adults, a day care center for frail elders, and clinical training programs.

The Pride Center at Equality Park (formerly GLCC of South Florida)
This community center is dedicated to the LGBT community of South Florida and hosts meetings for a number of LGBT organizations.

Unity Coalition (Coalicion Unida)
Unity Coalition is the leading Latino Hispanic gay civil rights initiative, offering leadership on issues that concern the LGBT community.

Women In Network (WIN)
Women In Network (WIN) is South Florida’s social and networking organization for lesbians that has been promoting and uniting women for 22 years.

Women In Distress
Women In Distress is a nationally accredited, state-certified, full service domestic violence center serving women in Broward County. They provide shelter, crisis intervention, resources, and community education for women in their area served.

Additional Resources:
Pride Institute of Minnesota – our sister facility
Social Security Administration

Treatment Programs
Substance abuse and mental health treatment at Pride Institute is provided in an environment that is highly affirmative to the LGBT community. Mental health treatment services are offered using a cognitive behavioral platform that allows us to help you make changes to both your thoughts and your behaviors.