Children Bereavement Center
Virtual Grief Support groups for:
Elementary School Children
High School teens
Adults (English and Spanish)
Music and art activities included in children's groups
Groups meet virtually every week in the evening via Zoom
Children, teens & adults decide how long they wish to participate
Open to anyone who has lost a loved one as a result of illness, accident, suicide or homicide
Registration required; participants must live in Miami-Dade, Broward or Palm Beach
Child Care for First Repsonders, Health Care Workers, City and County Staffers, as well as other families if space is available
Prescription Savings- Steps to help coordinate at home delivery of prescription medications:
Call the FamilyWize toll free number at 800-222-281
A FamilyWize team member will work with you and your local participating pharmacy to arrange and schedule delivery to your home
Ask your pharmacist to apply your FamilyWize card number to receive a discount on your prescription
Learn more about the savings FamilyWize offers, please visit FamilyWize.org or simply download the free FamilyWize mobile app.
JCS Helpline Services
Free 24 Hour Hotline in English, Spanish
Baptist Care On Demand
Baptist Health South Florida is offering online urgent care visits for $59.00
Offering free, Emotional Support from licensed clinicians in Florida to all Floridians including those who do not have insurance or have coverage with another health plan.
24-Hour Toll-Free Helpline
Free Bilingual Emotional Support
Florida Department of Children and Families
Florida has increased all SNAP recipients’ benefit amounts to the maximum monthly allotment based on household size for the months of March through February 2021
Homebound Seniors In-Home COVID-19 Testing Service
City of Miami call 305-960-5050
Miami-Dade County updates from the Mayor continue here
Together with the COVID up higher in that same section as a bullet under COVID Testing with the sub- bullets to combine these in one area:
COVID-19 Testing Sites
COVID-19 community-based testing sites are available across Miami-Dade County and Broward County.
Latest updates in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Economic Impact Payments – Check tax return requirements needed to receive an economic impact payment; low-income taxpayers, senior citizens, Social Security recipients, some veterans and individuals with disabilities who are otherwise not required to file a tax return will not owe tax.
Taxpayers can check the IRS.gov tool – Do I Need to File a Tax Return? – to see if they have a filing requirement.
The “Get My Payment” portal is now available.
Check on the status of your Economic Impact Payment
This application will give you information about:
Your payment status
Your payment type
Whether we need more information from you, including bank account information
Jewish Community Services
JCS remains open, providing food, counseling, crisis response and information, and referral services.
Virtual workshop series of workshops are to assist families on how to cope during COVID-19. Once hosted, workshops will be uploaded to the videos section of the JCS website.
Virtual Workshop Series PDF
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug
Dependence, Inc. (NCADD)
National Disaster Distress Helpline
emotional support and the ability to speak to a trusted healthcare provider for any
medical concerns 24/7.
National Domestic Violence
24/7, confidential and free
National Drug Helpline
24/7 hotline to help clients in crisis with substance addiction and mental health.
Greater Miami Jewish Federation
JWorks is helping Jewish job-seekers
Emergency Hotline for emergency counseling, financial aid, food, domestic abuse assistance and other services
Feeding South Florida
SNAP Food Stamps Online shopping
SNAP recipients may use their EBT cards to purchase groceries online through Walmart, Aldi and Amazon.
BP is offering 50 cents off gas per gallon to
healthcare workers and first responders
Federal Student Aid
COVID Emergency Relief Flexibilities Extended Through at Least Sept. 30, 2021
Suspending the termination of wireless, home phone or broadband service
waiving related late fees
providing free access to its public WiFi hot spots
Unlimted data for customers
800-331-0500 Wireless; 800-288-2020 Internet/TV
Unlimited data for 60 days
Xfinity Hot Spots
Will not be disconnecting Internet Services or charging late fees for customers who cannot pay bills
Continuing to offer payment extensions, waive late fees and connect customers with available financial assistance.
Waiving late fees and not
disconnecting services for customers negatively impacted by the global crisis
Unlimited data to all current customers who have plans with data for the next 60 days
Also Additional data to mobile hotspot users.
Miami- Dade Water
Disconnection of service and late fees due to non-payment are temporarily suspended
If you're not able to pay your full amount due and require a payment extension for your home or business, call our representatives at 888-223-0800 (residential) or 866-832-6249 (business) from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. to discuss the options available.