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Health and Human Services

Health and Human Services


To improve the quality of life and promote independence by providing health care, housing, and social and human services to those in need


Goals & Objectives

Healthy communities

  • Improve Individuals' Health Status
  • Increase Access to Health Services and Ensure that MDC Residents Have a Primary Care Medical Home

Basic needs of vulnerable Miami-Dade County residents are met

  • End Homelessness
  • Stabilize Home Occupancy
  • Minimize Hunger for Miami-Dade County Residents
  • Reduce the Need for Institutionalization for the Elderly
  • Improve Access to Abuse Prevention, Intervention and Support Services

Self-sufficient population

  • Ensure that all Individuals 18 Years and Older (Including Foster Care and Juvenile Justice Youths) Are Work Ready
  • Ensure that All Children Are School Ready
  • Create, Maintain and Preserve Affordable Housing
  • Increase the Self Sufficiency of Vulnerable Residents/Special Populations

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