C.L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics — medical, mental and dental services at more than a dozen locations through the county, regardless of your ability to pay or whether you have health coverage, including for the homeless and migrant populations
Free non-emergency medical and eye care to people without health insurance
Justice services — violence prevention and support services, based in West Palm Beach, for at-risk adolescents and those involved in the juvenile justice system, including mentoring, the Intensive Home Detention Program and Back to a Future Youth Reentry Program
Support, guidance and programs based in Boca Raton to help children in foster care succeed academically
SafeMap — a free app to find locations for car seat installation, helmet fitting, low-cost swimming lessons and more. Download at https://apps.apple.com/us/app/safemap/id1089219847?ls=1 for iOS or at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=safemap.cscpbc.org for Android.
School Counseling — fosters academic achievement, college and career readiness, and social/emotional development
A list of sites in the Glades community that provide food, clothing and other helpful resources
Mental health services in Palm Beach Gardens for families, specializing in play therapy for children who've experienced trauma
Foster care services — support for children in the foster-care system to achieve academic success
Teen Outreach Program (TOP), a free development program to build self-esteem, confidence and goal-setting among middle and high school students
Services, support and medical services, based in Delray Beach, for those coping with addiction
Anonymous online form to report bullying at school
Services, information and intervention related to eating disorders
An app, involving the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office and Palm Beach County School District, for students, parents, faculty and staff that that provides two-way communication to report threats and suspicious activity, as well as receive alerts, bulletins and news about security concerns
A comprehensive nonprofit family service organization with offices in Palm Beach, Martin, Indian River, Okeechobee and St. Lucie counties
PBCEdu.org, a website with top-line data about Palm Beach County's educational resources
The first full week of May every year, this national week encourages families and communities to unplug and engage with each other. The website by Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood supports local ideas and events to encourage playing outside and family activities without screens to improve mental and physical health.
A nonprofit organization based in Wellington that provides financial assistance to children with developmental disabilities and special needs for equipment and therapy
Community Health Center — medical and mental health services and health screenings based in West Palm Beach. The Community Outreach Team travels throughout Palm Beach County to provide services where people work and live.
Drug and alcohol addiction recovery program with numerous South Florida locations
This counseling agency provides free Peer Support Groups for children, young adults, and adult caregivers after the death of a loved one. Groups are open to anyone who has lost a parent, sibling, grandparent, relative, or friend as a result of illness, accident, suicide, or homicide. Losses can be recent or in years past.
Project Access — medical assistance for low-income, uninsured county residents, including free preventative and wellness care services, mental health screenings and early detection of diabetes, hypertension and heart disease
First Step to Success — in-home early intervention services for children up to age 5 with mild developmental delays
A national, privately funded website with information on substance-abuse addiction and rehabilitation, including how to find the best fit for treatments centers in your area
Teen Outreach Program, a youth development program known as TOP that builds self-esteem, confidence and goal-setting among middle and high school students in Palm Beach County
This nonprofit center provides early education, family assistance, advocacy and other services to the Guatemalan Mayan community.
Teen hotline, including online chat from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. Or, texting available 24 hours a day by texting your ZIP code to 898211.
A nonprofit organization, based in Riviera Beach, that helps families build and improve affordable homes
Programs and services for local families in need, including social services, holiday assistance, youth programming, summer camp, athletics, transitional housing for men
Advocacy and planning for families facing homelessness
Offers support, free developmental and behavioral screenings, referrals to resources and care coordination to boost children's growth and development
National resource for families struggling with substance use, including their children
24-hour hotline, live chat service and website of crisis resources to support people in distress
Local child-care information, resource and referral, including help paying for care for eligible families
Strong Minds, a voluntary quality improvement system for local child-care providers
Nutrition services, including assessment, counseling and classes
Child-abuse prevention and family crisis management services based in West Palm Beach
Information on local offices
Behavioral Health Services — crisis assessment, prevention, education and support team
A nonprofit organization based in West Palm Beach that provides local services, support and education for foster-care families to help children overcome abuse and neglect
Local information, events and support for parents and youth to live free of drugs, alcohol and tobacco
National information on gender roles and gender identity
Local county public defenders who serve in the following divisions: appellate, mental health, county court, felony, investigations, intake, juvenile, major crimes and social services
Free and reduced-priced meals — information about year-round food service, including an application for these meals
A crime-reporting hotline that accepts tips and information from anonymous callers
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Clinic — diagnosis, intervention and prevention services in Sarasota
A helpline providing information, assessment, referral, telephone counseling, crisis intervention and suicide prevention, as well as online chats from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily