Broward County Human Services

County Observes Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month

We Believe YouThe Nancy J. Cotterman Center kicked-off a new outreach campaign, "We Believe You!" that emphasizes the Center's longstanding approach of believing and supporting victims of sexual assault and child abuse unconditionally. A seri​es of ads representing the faces of those who have been victimized by sexual assault and abuse can be seen on transit buses traveling throughout Broward. The launch of the outreach campaign coincides with April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month. More…

New Mobile Shower Unit Service for Homeless Coming "On-line" in Broward

Broward "A Way Home" Homeless Continuum of Care Board's ("CoC")  Ad Hoc Central Fort Lauderdale Committee, along with Hope South Florida (HSF) have announced the delivery and implementation of the new Mobile Shower Unit service. In an effort to meet the ongoing needs of  persons who are homeless in Broward County, HSF will rollout its new mobile shower unit to offer showers to homeless men and women. More...