Broward House realized from inception that the basic need of shelter is vital for all individuals. Each person we serve is prepared for a different level of housing. We create a home for individuals in a licensed Assisted Living facility, Transitional Housing, Broward House Owned Apartments and Scattered Apartments throughout the county. In every situation, we have staff who work to ensure the clients are safe and are able to maintain maximum independence.
Assisted Living and Transitional Residential Programs
Who may live in our Residential Programs?
The Assisted Living Facility and Transitional Residential Programs serve the following individuals: HIV+ individuals who require Assisted Living; HIV+ individuals who are in Substance Abuse Treatment with Broward House or a collaborating treatment program or HIV+ individuals needing supported housing. With an average stay of 365 days.
Homeless individuals discharged from a hospital or shelter with an acute medical condition (these individuals may or may not be HIV+). With an average stay of 60 - 120 days.
During a resident’s stay at Broward House they are able to receive:
- 24 hour Nursing Supervision
- Medication Administration and Education
- Extensive Case Management
- Substance Abuse Treatment
- Daily Support Groups
- Life Skills including computer skills, resume writing, etc.
- 24 hour Peer/CNA Support
- Mental Health services
- 3 homemade meals a day with snacks
Independent Housing Program
What is the program? An independent living program with 10 apartment complexes providing safe housing with wrap around social service support for individuals and families where at least one person in the household is HIV+.
We have 72 apartments to serve our families. Each apartment is maintained by the Broward House Facilities team. The family receives support from a housing support counselor, along with other Broward House programs
Our goal is to be a supportive landlord, providing safe housing and support through the challenges families face.
Tenant Based Rental Voucher Program
2800 N Andrews Ave., Wilton Manors
A HOPWA funded housing program that provides permanent, subsidized housing at scattered sites to low-income persons and their families where at least one person in the household is HIV+.
The team supports clients in the locating of apartment and building relationships with landlords in providing safe, appropriate housing. Clients also receive support in maintaining independence and healthy lifestyle. Services also include workshops on budgeting, employment and health.
For Housing Information Call
954-568-7373 ext. 3215