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Internship Program

Intern positions are available each year through the Internship Program. The program offers full-time pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology.

 

Learn more about the Internship Program

 

Community Service Centers

Miami-Dade County has so much to offer families. You can receive free computer training classes, assistance with childcare, family support services, energy assistance, emergency food and shelter, and so much more. These and many more services are available at your Community Service Centers.

Elderly Services

Miami-Dade County is a great place for seniors! There are a variety of programs and services available to help our elderly residents remain active, engaged, and improve their quality of life.

Community Action and Human Services

Streamlining the delivery of resources to targeted communities including children, seniors and families through advocacy, education and service delivery.

Free tax preparation assistance is now available

Low-income, elderly individuals, people with disabilities, and those who need help reading and understanding English can have their 2015 taxes prepared and filed electronically by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) at select Service Centers from Jan. 25 through April 15.

Head Start Program

Head Start Miami-Dade County's Head Start / Early Head Start Program enrolls eligible children annually. Children must be three (3) or four (4) years of age on or before the school year, or no more than five (5) years old.

New location available at YWCA Gerry Sweet.

 

Apply for Medicaid

Medicaid provides medical coverage to low-income individuals and families. Medicaid eligibility in Florida is determined either by the Department of Children and Families (DCF) or the Social Security Administration (for SSI recipients). For more information on how to apply for these benefits, visit the DCF website or call (866)762-2237.

More than $290 million coming to Miami-Dade for Head Start/Early Head Start

Miami-Dade County Community Action and Human Services Department (CAHSD) received more than $290 million over a five-year period to continue to provide opportunities for low-income children and their families in Miami-Dade County. The 5-year non-competitive grant for Head Start/Early Head Start (HS/EHS), is in recognition of its performance in administering high-quality family, community and early childhood programs.

Utility assistance available

Man and woman with bills Miami-Dade County is currently assisting individuals and families with paying their utility bills through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The program assists individuals with paying their utility bills (gas and electric), individuals may qualify to receive up to $900.00 in assistance.

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Child Care Providers

Child Care

Notice of Service Change
Child Care Providers should
contact the
Early Learning Coalition
of Miami-Dade/Monroe
for assistance.

 

 
 
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