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Health & Society

Mission

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

Basic needs of vulnerable Miami-Dade County residents are met

  • Reduce homelessness throughout Miami-Dade County
  • Assist residents at risk of being hungry
  • Promote the independence and well-being of the elderly
  • Improve access to abuse prevention, intervention and support services

Self-sufficient and healthy population

  • Provide the necessary support services for vulnerable residents and special populations
  • Ensure that all children are school ready
  • Create, maintain and preserve affordable housing
  • Foster healthy living and access to vital health services

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