AFTER-SCHOOL CARE

Public schools’ after-care contacts:
Miami-Dade County     305-995-1899
http://sacc.dadeschools.net/BeforeAfterPrograms/ccLocations.asp
Broward County    754-321-3330
http://www.broward.k12.fl.us/k12programs/bascc
Palm Beach County    561-434-8821
http://www.palmbeach.k12.fl.us/AfterSchoolProgramming

CHARTER SCHOOLS/SCHOOL CHOICE

Charter schools are publicly financed, yet privately run and offer parents another educational option. Check with the School Board office in each county.
Miami-Dade     305-995-1403
Broward     754-321-2135
Palm Beach County     561-434-8929

EDUCATIONAL ASSESSMENT

LAUREN K. COHN PH.D
Gifted/ESE Testing; Plantation     954-584-6478

AMI KUTTLER PH.D.
4600 Sheridan St., Suite 400
Hollywood     954-881-1211


TRACI SEIDMAN, PH.D
7800 W. Oakland Park Blvd.,Sunrise    954-742-8400


FLORIDA DIAGNOSTIC AND LEARNING
RESOURCES SYSTEM
Screening, evaluation, case management and referral of children with special needs, from birth through age 21. Administered by the public schools.
Miami-Dade County     305-274-3501
Broward County     754-321-2135
Palm Beach County     561-434-7337


EASTER SEAL CENTERS
www.easter-seals.org
Evaluation and a variety of therapies, including speech, physical and occupational.
Miami-Dade County     305-325-0470
Broward County     954-792-8772
Palm Beach County     561-471-1688


MAILMAN CENTER FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT
www.pediatrics.med.miami.edu/mailman
Screening and evaluation of learning disabilities, developmental issues and more. Parent support groups.
UM/Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1611 NW 12th Ave., Miami     305-243-6631


UNICORN CHILDREN’S CLINIC
www.nova.edu
Diagnosis, treatment and support for communication and learning disorders at Nova Southeastern University’s Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies. 7600 SW 36th St., Davie
    954-262-7129


EDUCATION RESOURCES
EDUCATION RESOURCES INFORMATION CENTER
www.eric.ed.gov
A nationwide information network sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. Free information on giftedness, child care, special needs, performance assessments and helping students with reading, science and math
    800-538-3742


EDUCATIONAL SUPPLIES

 
ACE EDUCATIONAL SUPPLIES  
5595 South University Dr.  Davie    (954) 680-8172
5670 West Sample Road. Margate    (954) 978-6991
www.aceeducational.com


LEARNING CITY STORE
5701 SW 107th Ave., Miami
www.learningcityonline.com     305-275-0808


EXCEPTIONAL EDUCATION

 
Each county’s exceptional education department is responsible for special education programs to serve learning disabled children and those with other special needs in the public schools.
Miami-Dade County     305-995-2027
Broward County     754-321-2220
Palm Beach County    561-434-8625


ABI’S PLACE
Education & guidance for children with special needs
www.abi’s place.com
    954-753-4441


ANGEL’S REACH DEVELOPMENTAL ENRICHMENT CENTER
Dade/Broward
www.angelsreach.org
    305-828-5276


ATLANTIS ACADEMY
1st -12th grade. Accommodation for learning disabilities - ADHD and Aspergers, Academic summer program
and camp available
www.coralsprings.atlantisacademy.com
Coral Springs    954-752-7571
WPB    561-642-3100
Miami    .305-271-9771


CARPE DIEM ACADEMIA
15924 SW 92 Ave.,Miami
    305-971-1230


BROWARD ACADEMY
5850 S. Pine Island Road, Davie
Autism & related disorders
     954-401-2024


CHILDRENS’ RESOUCE FUNDS
8571 SW 112th Street- Miami
    305-596-6966


THE CARRIE BRAZER CENTER FOR AUTISM
8790 SW 94 St., Miami     7425 SW 42nd St
www.cbc4autism.org    305-271-8790;305-262-5999


THE CHILDREN’S TRUST
3150 SW Third Ave., Miami
www.thechildrenstrust.org
    305-571-5700