Services and emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence
Services and emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence
Federal agency that investigates, reports and recalls unsafe products
A crime-reporting hotline that accepts tips and information from anonymous callers
This center for Japanese arts and culture features a mile-long path through historic gardens alive with koi, wading birds and turtles, a world-class bonsai display, rotating exhibitions in the gallery, gift shop and Japanese restaurant, the Cornell Cafe. A wide range of programs, classes and special events include offerings for children.
A website with helpful information about toy safety
The Palm Beach County Clerk & Controller's YouTube page includes how-to videos to file an injunction for protection against domestic violence (restraining order).
This village complex offers a playground, half-mile fitness trail, two batting cages, three outdoor basketball courts, four lighted baseball fields, gymnasium, multipurpose activity building, outdoor exercise stations and picnic areas.
This nonprofit two-plot parcel urban retreat, ripe for exploration and play, nurtures eco-consciousness in children with elements like a veggie garden labyrinth, fish and turtle pond, banana forest, fairy garden, sandbox, tree ladders and a chickee hut for classes, celebrations and gatherings.
This building, formerly the Lake Worth Arts Center, is located just west of downtown and is known for its eye-catching black-and-white mural of artists. It connects the community through culture and the arts and is operated by LULA Lake Worth Arts, which plans the exhibitions.
Services and programs for families facing emergencies
Radon gas test kits – a free way to determine if radon levels are safe in your home and to get information. Radon is linked to lung cancer deaths, and one in five homes in Florida has elevated radon levels.
Information to help families make smart tech-related decisions
This 13.6-acre city park offers a playground, boat ramps, docks, fishing pier, multipurpose fields, tennis courts and picnic tables and pavilions. A community center, cafe, pickleball courts, fitness equipment and health trails are expected in 2024.
Eat at Turtle Café or picnic at tables and pavilions with grills at this city beach park. A playground offers separate areas for tots and ages 5-12. Adults can work out in a fitness area next to the playground. Cabanas, lounge chairs and umbrellas are available for rent. Beach wheelchairs are available.
Community-based children's choir in West Palm Beach
Hotline and online chat service to help teens prevent and end abusive relationships
Foster care services
You and your family can help maintain the farm with interns, youth and other volunteers. It is managed by nonprofit Operation No Food Gap in partnership with the city. The goal is to ensure access to fresh produce in underserved communities and create systems of sustainable agriculture. Volunteers build playhouses and hold children's activities like art therapy classes in the garden.
This county Intracoastal beach with a lagoon offers a playground, snorkeling, boat ramp, day-use boat slips, saltwater fishing, picnic areas with grills, rental pavilion, the DuBois Pioneer Home and Native-American mound historical/archaeological site.
Palm Beach County's tourism board, highlighting unique features and local events in the county's 39 cities
McKinney-Vento Program — support services for children facing homelessness
Manages 104 park properties spanning more than 8,500 acres, including 85 developed regional, district, community, beach and neighborhood parks
Summer Camp Scholarship Program — provides full tuition and fees for children in low-income families
This 2.17-acre urban garden, adjacent to the Four Arts Botanical Gardens, features a plaza paved in quartzite, fountains, an open-air pavilion, vine-covered pergolas, flowering shrubs and palms. Bronze figurative sculpture is displayed throughout formal and informal settings.
This versatile complex is home to four basketball courts, 1.25-mile bicycle path, 13-station exercise course, Fitness Zone outdoor exercise equipment, Orange Bowl Field, two multipurpose fields, softball and baseball fields, picnic pavilion and shelters, playground and splash park, Pioneer Park Aquatic Center with water slides and swim lessons, two tennis courts, two sand volleyball courts and 1.25-mile walking path.
Anonymous online form to report bullying at school
A program of the National Safe Place Network that provides immediate help and support to teens in crisis who need safety and shelter. The community initiative designates schools, fire stations, libraries and other youth-friendly organizations as Safe Place havens that display the yellow-and-black sign.
This city park offers a concert band shell, exercise stations, boat ramp and trailer parking, horseshoe pits and fishing pier.
This 12.6-acre beach park features lifeguards, picnic areas with grills and a playground.
This club for all ages is ranked for United States Chess Federation tournaments, but also includes casual games. Offerings include after-school programs, private and group in-person and online lessons. Regular meetups are at locations in Palm Beach Gardens and North Palm Beach. If you're shy, you can just watch and learn for free!
This nonprofit farm offers fresh produce, educational programs and a lush green space. A farm stand is open from October through May. Children's events feature sing-alongs, story times and exploration days.
This locale offers BBQ grills, a beach, non-motorized vessel access, nature preserve (mitigation area), pavilions, picnic tables, playground and recreation building. The wreckage of Lofthus — a marine sanctuary for a variety of tropical fish, stingrays, anemones and spiny lobsters — is a local dive spot. The two-story clubhouse features classrooms, catering kitchens, rental space and wraparound balcony.
Palm Beach County locations
This Palm Beach County park offers a gym, lighted baseball and softball fields, lighted basketball courts, 15-station exercise course, three lighted multipurpose fields, playground, lighted roller hockey rink, skate park, lighted tennis courts and lighted sand volleyball court.
A smartphone app for students to report suspicious activity at their schools, which is instantly relayed to appropriate school officials and law enforcement agencies
This complex, located in Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, features interactive exhibits and live animals, educational programs for all ages, laboratory, art gallery, butterfly garden and boardwalk with two trails and observation tower.
Foodsafety.gov — U.S. government website dedicated to information on food safety, food recalls and more
24-hour hotline, live chat service and website of crisis resources to support people in distress
Loxahatchee River Historical Society oversees the 1860 lighthouse and grounds, as well as the museum located in a 1940 World War II Naval housing building. Guided tours, exhibits, all-age programming, outreach presentations and school field trips highlight 5,000 years of regional history.
Based in Lake Worth Beach, crisis intervention, planning, assessment, support, resources and therapy for victims of domestic violence and their children
This 84.8-acre city complex features picnic tables, a playground and fields for baseball, softball, football and soccer.
This county park with 35,200 feet of lake frontage offers four basketball courts, 4.5-mile bicycle path, boat ramps, campground, cricket field, dog park, 20-station exercise course, fishing, Fitness Zone outdoor exercise area, golf learning center, half-mile nature trail, 4.5-mile walking path, pétanque court, picnic shelters and pavilions, six pickleball courts, splash park and playgrounds (including Boundless Playground), three softball fields, six lighted tennis courts, therapeutic recreation center, eight-station wheelchair exercise course, and two grass courts and six sand courts for volleyball.
This professional ballet company enhances the cultural richness of our community by creating and presenting public performances, outreach programs, training experiences and school programs. Summer programs offer five levels of training in three types of workshops.
This city facility offers activities and classes for all ages, like dance, martial arts and fencing. The banquet hall hosts annual events, like the Daddy Daughter Dance and World Tai Chi & Qigong Day. Room and kitchen rentals are available as well.
This 21.5-acre park features a baseball field, two tennis/pickleball courts, two playgrounds, two fishing piers, four sand volleyball courts, fitness trail, kayak and paddleboard launch, dog parks, pavilions and resident-only boat ramp and dry and wet boat storage. A multipurpose activity building offers fitness classes, bridge and mahjong.
A national training program to educate the public on the different kinds of bleeding and how to stop it in an emergency