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Advisory Boards

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The DVOB has oversight of the funds collected from the Food & Beverage Tax portion for domestic violence.

Domestic Violence Oversight Board
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The LGBTQ Board will address issues in the community and promote Miami-Dade County as an LGBTQ-inclusive and friendly community.

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The commission advocates for the status of women and works to improve their quality of life.

Commission for Women
Black Affairs Advisory Board

The board advocates for the social, economic, political and educational needs in the community.

Black Affairs
Asian American

The Asian-American Board assists with matters pertaining to the Asian community.

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The primary mission is to intervene and contain community tensions as quickly as possible.

Community Relations
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The Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board formulates and recommend plans and programs that support the Hispanic community.

Hispanic Affairs
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Providing support on a range of issues, this board is a platform for the elderly community.

Elder Affairs
Interfaith Advisory Board members.

Providing faith-based, religious and spiritual leaders an opportunity to discuss countless matters collegially through interfaith dialogue.


Independent Civilian Panel

The Miami-Dade County Independent Civilian Panel (ICP) is the impartial entity created to conduct independent investigations and reviews and hold public hearings regarding concerns or grievances made against sworn officers of the Miami-Dade Police Department any successor agency or any other law enforcement agency established by the Board.



Services will resume in Nov. at the Stephen P. Clark Center. A representative from U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services can assist you with questions and answers on Immigration, IRS, HUD and Social Security matters.


Get Help with Domestic Violence Victims of domestic violence can receive assistance through a wide range of intervention and prevention services.  Miami-Dade County offers free holistic and coordinated services through multiple violence prevention and intervention services and programs. 

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During Hispanic Heritage Month, participate and attend various events taking place throughout Miami-Dade County.

Board members will advocate for the status of women and work to improve their quality of life in Miami-Dade County. There are seven seats available in County Commission Districts 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12 and 13.

Getting 2 Zero

The Ending the HIV Epidemic is a movement to reduce new HIV/AIDS infections, increase access to care, reduce stigma and to promote health equality in the community.

Elderly people

Board members will serve the needs of the elderly community in Miami-Dade County. There are four seats available in County Commission Districts 2, 4, 9 and 10.

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