Broward County Community Development Corp., Inc.
Homeless & Housing, Economic Development
305 Southeast 18th Court
Broward County, Florida's citizens struggling to maintain their mental health face a host of challenges, starting with getting their illness under control and ending with finding affordable housing so they may reintegrate into society. Further, people with mental illness often have to live on meager Social Security benefits that certainly do not cover the cost of decent housing. This is where Broward Housing Solutions (BHS) steps in. Founded as Broward County Community Development Corporation, Inc. in 1993, Broward Housing Solutions is a Certified Housing Development Organization. Broward Housing Solutions has built or acquired and renovated 106 units on 28 sites across Broward County, Florida since inception. Qualified low-income mental health consumers, those diagnosed with a severe and persistent mental illness, come to Broward Housing Solutions after being referred by community mental health providers. The providers continue case management to ensure that consumers stay on the road to recovery and wellness.Broward Housing Solutions tenants find themselves living in beautiful properties. The organization builds stunning new properties or purchases and renovates existing ones. Typical apartments and townhouses have tile floors, quality appliances, fresh paint, lush landscaping, and, in short, are places anyone would be proud to call home.