Welcome to the Student Support Services Page!

Campus Transportation—Student Services offers discounted bus passes, parking permits, maps and other information for students and visitors.

Automated Clearing House (ACH) – If as a student you are entitled to receive a refund from your Institutional funds, FNU is offering the ability to have them transferred to your bank account instead of issuing a check.

ADA (American Disabilities Act):

Florida National University is committed to providing equal access to all students, including those who qualify as persons with disabilities. FNU also expects all students to maintain the standards of academic achievement and excellence that are essential to the fulfillment of the school’s mission.

Florida National University is committed to providing the physical facilities that welcome all individuals. Everyone in this institution has the responsibility of supporting the procedures necessary to guarantee a campus environment appropriate for persons with physical and/or learning challenges.

Request for Special Accommodations Form

Guide for People with Disabilities – This guide explains how people with disabilities can receive low-cost internet and cellphone services. It also includes information on how to get free low-cost devices and enroll in programs that foster digital literacy. The guide serves as a blueprint to ensure people with disabilities can:

  • Find low-cost internet service providers and phone carriers
  • Receive certain discounts
  • Boost their digital literacy
  • Use current technology regardless of their income and employment status

Community Resources – Students may need important social services that are not offered at Florida National University. Student Services has an active list of community resources that students may use to identify and meet their individual needs. Below are some links to various national and community action, human services organizations and county social service organizations:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Free and confidential suicide prevention and mental health counseling.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
Confidential resource for anyone experiencing domestic violence, seeking information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
RAINN is the nation’s largest antisexual violence organization.

Trevor Project Youth Suicide/Crisis Line
Crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQA+ individuals under the age of 25.

National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI can assist with questions about mental health, treatment options, support groups and legal issues.

Disaster Distress Helpline
SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7, 365dayayear crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or humancaused disasters.

Switchboard of Miami
211 or 3053584357
MiamiDade telephone counsellors will refer you to appropriate crisis intervention services near you.

Florida Abuse Hotline
Accepts reports of known or suspected child abuse, neglect, or abandonment and reports of known or suspected abuse, neglect, or exploitation of a vulnerable adult.

Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center
Victim advocates are available to provide support and crisis intervention, and shortterm counseling services are offered by licensed clinicians.

Florida HIV/AIDS Hotline
Statewide resource for HIV/AIDSrelated information, community referrals and telephone counseling

Family Health Line
Statewide, free hotline offering counseling information and referrals about pregnancy, infant and toddler issues.

Florida Bar Lawyer Referral Service
The Lawyer Referral Service staff will give you the name, address and telephone number of an attorney in your geographic area who handles the type of case you describe.

Reemployment Assistance Program
The best way to find out if you are eligible is to apply.

Florida Department of Children and Families

United Way of MiamiDade
United Way offers free expert tax preparation, free credit and debit counseling, low prescription costs, free services for veterans, health and other educational programs.

Miami Dade County
Miami Dade County offers affordable rental housing, free tax prep, food stamps, a college discount program to ride Metrobus or Metrorail and a variety of additional services.

Florida ACCESS Program
Provides financial and medical assistance, food stamps, and other supportive services to needy persons and families.

Citrus Health Network HAND Program
(305) 2317667
240 E 1st Avenue, Hialeah, FL
Provides temporary rental assistance to very lowincome persons who are currently homeless or at risk of being homeless.

Sunshine For All, Inc. STRMU Program
1407 SW 22nd Street, Miami, Florida
The ShortTerm Rental, Mortgage & Utility Assistance Program provides up to 21 weeks of shortterm rental, mortgage and/or utility assistance to help currently housed HIV+ low income persons stay housed.

Florida Kid Care
From birth through the end of age 18, Florida children are eligible for head to toe coverage, even if one or both parents are working.

Access Florida Card Food Stamps

Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)
TEFAP is a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) food distribution program that provides nutritious, highquality foods to lowincome households, distributes food to participating food banks, food pantries, soup kitchens and other feeding sites, and supplies food to be served to individual households or as prepared meals in a community setting for eligible recipients.

Salvation Army Community Pantry
1907 NW 38th Street, Miami, Florida 33142
Resources include a food pantry, Christmas and Thanksgiving meals, and maybe even home delivered meals for the homebound and senior citizens

Jewish Community Services Kosher Food Bank
15455 W Dixie Hwy, North Miami Beach, FL 33162
The charity helps the struggling in Jewish community or any other lowincome family that needs kosher food. Or get home meals delivered, information on medical care, and other support.

Homeless Helpline
You must call daily until a bed becomes available. Options will be given when you call so please listen carefully.

National Call Center for Veteran Homelessness
You’ll get information about VA homeless programs, health care and other services in your area.

Lotus House
217 NW 15th Street, Miami, FL 33136
Lotus House empowers women and children to heal, learn, and grow. They offer a safe haven for women, families, and youth who are survivors of trauma.

Chapman Partnership
(305) 3293000
1550 N Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33136
The Chapman Partnership helps the homeless by providing a support programs including: emergency housing, meals, health, dental and psychiatric care, day care, job training, job placement and assistance with securing stable housing.

Camillus House
1603 NW 7th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136

Broward Health
1101 W Broward Blvd Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
The North Broward Hospital District Health Care for the Homeless Program provides primary health care and related services to individuals who are homeless in Broward County at fixed and mobile locations.

Ryan White Program
Provides a comprehensive system of HIV primary medical care, essential support services, and medications for lowincome people living with HIV who are uninsured and underserved. Services are exclusive for those with HIV/AIDS.

Care Resources
Services include free physical exams, free HIV/STI testing, medical care, dental care, PrEPPEP, and more.

Help Me Grow Miami
735 NE 125th Street, N Miami, FL
Free or lowcost community programs for children health and developmental services.

LGBT National Help Center
Serves LGBTQA+ individuals with free confidential peersupport and local resources.

Survivors’ Pathway
1801 Coral Way, Miami, FL
Offers counseling and advocacy services for LGBTQA+ survivors of domestic violence, intimate partner violence, sexual abuse, human trafficking and other forms of victimization.

The Yes Institute
5275 Sunset Dr, Miami, FL
Seeks to provide suicide and ensure the healthy development of all youth through powerful communication and education on gender and orientation.

Latinos Salud
(305) 3978967
925 Arthur Godfrey Road, Miami Beach, FL
Aims to help Latino men and their partners stay safe from, or live healthier with HIV.

Sun Serve Social Services
2312 Wilton Dr Wilton Manors, FL
Provides life assistance and professional mental health services for marginalized youth and adults.

Survivors’ Pathway
1801 Coral Way, Miami, FL
Offers counseling and advocacy services for LGBTQA+ survivors of domestic violence, intimate partner violence, sexual abuse, human trafficking and other forms of victimization.

MiamiDade Advocates for Victims
Provide the survivors of domestic violence a safe living environment with supportive services and access to other community resources.

Kristi House Inc.
Children’s Advocacy Center 1265 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, Florida
Provides treatment, advocacy, and coordination of services, within a healing environment, for all child victims of abuse and their families, as well as education and prevention services to end childhood abuse and sex trafficking.

Alcoholics Anonymous
24 Hour Helpline: 3054612425

ALANON Friends & Families of Alcoholics
Meeting Information: 18884252666
MiamiDade: 3056631432
Broward: 9544911915

Narcotics Anonymous
24 Hour Helpline: 8446235674
MiamiDade: 3052659555
Broward: 9544769297

Eating Disorder Recovery Miami

Gamblers Anonymous
FL Council on Compulsive Gambling

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous

Miami Dade State Attorney
1350 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, FL
You may obtain an injunction for protection at the following locations:
Lawson E. Thomas Courthouse Center
175 N.W. 1st Avenue, Mezzanine Floor, Miami, FL

North Dade Government Center
15555 Biscayne Boulevard, Room 103, Miami, FL

South Dade Government Center
10710 S.W. 211 Street, Room 1306, Cutler Ridge, FL

Coordinated Victim Assistance Center
2400 South Dixie Highway Miami, FL

The Florida Bar
Florida Law Help
Offers a free pro bono/legal aid directory guide for legal services in Florida.
Legal Services of Greater Miami
4343 West Flagler Street, Suite 100 Miami, FL
Provides free civil legal services for the lowincome communities of MiamiDade and Monroe Counties

Dade Legal Aid

123 N.W. 1st Avenue, Miami, FL

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