Better Together

Address

15275 Collier Blvd, Stes 201-284
Naples, FL 34119

(239) 470-2733

www.Bettertogetherus.org

AKA:

Previously, FlourishNow & Safe Families

Description:

Better Together facilitates housing for children of families in crisis, as well as parent mentorship. The program is short-term voluntary placement for the children only, from infants to 17 years old. Although 6-8 weeks is the average stay, stays can be as short as a few days. Parents retain full custody. The program is not affiliated with the Department of Children and Families or any other governmental agency. It is privately funded; all host families are volunteers who are vetted and trained.

Intake Process:

Call the intake line @ 239-470-2733

Program Fees:

Free Service

Languages:

English and Spanish

Is Shelter?

No

Date of Official Change:

April 29, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities:

Yes; host families and mentors welcome, typically through partner churches in the area. Call for more information.

Address Listings

Mailing

15275 Collier Blvd, Stes 201-284
Naples, FL 34119

Physical (Primary)

15275 Collier Blvd, Stes 201-284
Naples, FL 34119

Contacts

Isis LaRose

Primary Contact

Outreach Director

(239) 470-2733

Phone Numbers

Main

(239) 470-2733

After Hours/Weekends On-Call

(239) 470-2733

Legal Status:

Faith Based , Non Profit

Special Notes/Funding

This is not a day care/child care program. It is temporary housing for a child or children while the parent/caregiver works through a crisis.

Eligibility

Children, from infants to 17 years old, whose families are in any type of crisis. For mentorship, eligibility would include parents in need of guidance.

Fees

No fees

Intake Procedure

Call the intake line; families can self-refer.

Languages

English and Spanish

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Florida
    • Charlotte County
      • Collier County
        • Glades County
          • Hendry County
            • Lee County

            Telephone Numbers

            Number:
            239-470-2733
            Name:
            After Hours/Weekends On-Call
            Number:
            239-470-2733
            Name:
            Main
            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-1400.5000-050) and related services within the Service Tree.

            Special Notes/Funding

            This is not a day care/child care program. It is temporary housing for a child or children while the parent/caregiver works through a crisis.

            Description

            Safe Families facilitates housing for children of families in crisis, as well as parent mentorship. The program is short-term voluntary placement for the children only, from infants to 17 years old. Although 6-8 weeks is the average stay, stays can be as short as a few days. Parents retain full custody. The program is not affiliated with the Department of Children and Families or any other governmental agency. It is privately funded; all host families are volunteers who are vetted and trained.

            Hours

            8AM - 5PM Monday to Friday (office); with after hours on-call

            Eligibility

            Children, from infants to 17 years old, whose families are in any type of crisis. For mentorship, eligibility would include parents in need of guidance.

            Fees

            No fees

            Intake Procedure

            Call the intake line; families can self-refer.

            Languages

            English and Spanish

            Offered Outside of Physical Location

            Yes

            Service Area

            Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Hendry and Glades counties

            Geography Served

              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

            • Florida
              • Charlotte County
                • Collier County
                  • Glades County
                    • Hendry County
                      • Lee County

                      Telephone Numbers

                      Number:
                      239-470-2733
                      Name:
                      After Hours/Weekends On-Call
                      Number:
                      239-470-2733
                      Name:
                      Main
                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-1800.1500-050) and related services within the Service Tree.

                      Special Notes/Funding

                      This is not a day care/child care program. It is temporary housing for a child or children while the parent/caregiver works through a crisis.

                      Description

                      Safe Families facilitates housing for children of families in crisis, as well as parent mentorship. The program is short-term voluntary placement for the children only, from infants to 17 years old. Although 6-8 weeks is the average stay, stays can be as short as a few days. Parents retain full custody. The program is not affiliated with the Department of Children and Families or any other governmental agency. It is privately funded; all host families are volunteers who are vetted and trained.

                      Hours

                      8AM - 5PM Monday to Friday (office); with after hours on-call

                      Eligibility

                      Children, from infants to 17 years old, whose families are in any type of crisis. For mentorship, eligibility would include parents in need of guidance.

                      Fees

                      No fees

                      Intake Procedure

                      Call the intake line; families can self-refer.

                      Languages

                      English and Spanish

                      Offered Outside of Physical Location

                      Yes

                      Service Area

                      Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Hendry and Glades counties

                      Geography Served

                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                      • Florida
                        • Charlotte County
                          • Collier County
                            • Glades County
                              • Hendry County
                                • Lee County

                                Telephone Numbers

                                Number:
                                239-470-2733
                                Name:
                                After Hours/Weekends On-Call
                                Number:
                                239-470-2733
                                Name:
                                Main
                                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PX-2300) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                Special Notes/Funding

                                This is not a day care/child care program. It is temporary housing for a child or children while the parent/caregiver works through a crisis.

                                Description

                                Safe Families facilitates housing for children of families in crisis, as well as parent mentorship. The program is short-term voluntary placement for the children only, from infants to 17 years old. Although 6-8 weeks is the average stay, stays can be as short as a few days. Parents retain full custody. The program is not affiliated with the Department of Children and Families or any other governmental agency. It is privately funded; all host families are volunteers who are vetted and trained.

                                Hours

                                8AM - 5PM Monday to Friday (office); with after hours on-call

                                Eligibility

                                Children, from infants to 17 years old, whose families are in any type of crisis. For mentorship, eligibility would include parents in need of guidance.

                                Fees

                                No fees

                                Intake Procedure

                                Call the intake line; families can self-refer.

                                Languages

                                English and Spanish

                                Offered Outside of Physical Location

                                Yes

                                Service Area

                                Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Hendry and Glades counties

                                Geography Served

                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                • Florida
                                  • Charlotte County
                                    • Collier County
                                      • Glades County
                                        • Hendry County
                                          • Lee County

                                          Telephone Numbers

                                          Number:
                                          239-470-2733
                                          Name:
                                          After Hours/Weekends On-Call
                                          Number:
                                          239-470-2733
                                          Name:
                                          Main
                                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PX-2300.1700-500) and related services within the Service Tree.

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