Resources

On this page you’ll find a host of resources that can help you, whether you’re looking for support or information. Several local organizations provide a place for families to gather or receive help and support for issues affecting their lives.

Primary Access to Health Clinic (PATH)
The Primary Access to Health (PATH) program is a community partnership effort between the Brevard County Board of County Commissioners and the Brevard County Health Department to provide primary medical care to the adult members of Brevard County who meet certain eligibility requirements.

Breaking the Cycle: Trauma and Healing
Presentation by Neil Boris, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital

KnowBullying app

Parents and caregivers who spend at least 15 minutes a day talking with their child can build the foundation for a strong relationship, and help prevent bullying. KnowBullying, a new mobile app by SAMHSA, encourages dialogue between you and your children and helps you start a conversation.
KnowBullying by SAMHSA includes:

  • Conversation Starters: Start a meaningful discussion with your child.
  • Tips: Learn ways to prevent bullying.
  • Warning Signs: Know if your child is affected by bullying.
  • Reminders: Find the right time to connect with your child.
  • Social Media: Share tactics and useful advice.
  • Section for Educators: Prevent bullying in the classroom.

The KnowBullying app is available for Android™ and iPhone®. It is a free resource for mobile devices provided by SAMHSA, in conjunction with the StopBullying.gov Federal partnership. Put the power to prevent bullying in your hand.

Get the KnowBullying app today.

Parenting Links
Kidsource
Ivillage Parenting
Parenting
Born Learning
National Parenting Center
Safe Sleeping Workshop Presentation
Strength of Us
The Khan Academy

Agencies and Organizations
Florida Department of Children and Families
Florida’s Center for the Advancement of Child Welfare Practice Website
Florida Crisis Pregnancy Resource Center – Referral Form
Florida KidCare

Natural Supports
Brevard Interfaith Coalition
YMCA
Boys and Girls Club of Central Florida
Alcoholics Anonymous
National Alliance on Mental Illness – Greater Orlando
National Alliance on Mental Illness – Space Coast
Non-profit Organizations Directory
Connect Brevard
Alcoholics Anonymous – Space Coast
Food Bank Monthly Calendar
The Quit Smoking Community
Creative Learning Brevard

Parental Resilience – Protective  and Promotive Factors
http://www.cssp.org/reform/child-welfare/ppf/SF_ProtectiveFactors.pdf

Project Know: Understanding Addiction
http://www.projectknow.com/research/drugs-and-alcohol/

Substance Abuse Resources for Families
https://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/substance/resources.cfm

The Guide to Keeping Your Job Before, During and After Rehab
http://www.newbeginningsdrugrehab.org/the-guide-to-keeping-your-job-before-during-and-after-rehab/

Substance Abuse and Mental Health
http://www.helpguide.org/articles/addiction/substance-abuse-and-mental-health.htm

Addiction Center
https://www.addictioncenter.com

Drug Treatment Center Finder
http://www.drugtreatmentcenterfinder.com

Managing Stress for a Healthy Family
http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/managing-stress.aspx

Keeping Your Home Through Debilitating Disease
http://www.mortgagecalculator.org/helpful-advice/keeping-your-home.php