Broward County Human Services

Broward Breaks Ground for New Broward Addiction Recovery Center

The Broward Addiction Recover Center (BARC) will soon have a new home with space to accommodate more people in a state of the art facility designed to provide the best care available for people in need of alcohol and drug addiction treatment. Broward Commissioners, BARC staff and community leaders officially broke ground at the new BARC property located at 325 SW 28th St. in Fort Lauderdale. More...

County’s Homeless Population Declines by 12 Percent

This year's Broward County Point-in-Time (PIT) Count, conducted over a three-day period on January 26-28, 2016 shows that the total number of sheltered and unsheltered persons experiencing homelessness in Broward County has decreased by 12 percent, from 2,615 to 2,302. The number of unsheltered persons decreased by 5 percent from 815 to 782. Both figures are comparisons to the same count done in January 2015. More...

Broward Addiction Recovery Center Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Broward Addiction Recovery Center (BARC) received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Recovery Month Broward Planning Committee, a group of private and public health care providers and sponsors, for the 43 plus years that BARC has been serving the most vulnerable citizens across Broward County. More...