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Central Region

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Comprehensive Refugee Services

Catholic Charities of Central Florida
1771 N. Semoran Blvd. Suite. A
Orlando, FL 32807
Tel: 407-277-1938

Contacts

Monica Araujo, Program Manager
407-658-1818 Ext. 2072
mholbrook@cflcc.org

Services provided under this program include:

  • Employment Services
  • Adult and Vocation Education
  • Employment Related Immigration Services
  • Child Care Services
  • Tiered Case Management
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring Program

Northeast Region

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Comprehensive Refugee Services

Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida Inc.
4615 Philips Hwy
Jacksonville, Fl. 32207
Tel: 904-448-5995
Fax: 904-448-6044

Services provided under this program include:

  • Adult Education
  • Employment Services
  • Career Laddering
  • Childcare
  • Legal Services
  • Mentoring Program
  • Tiered Case Management
  • Youth Services

Contacts

Bill Brim, CEO/President
904-730- 8237
Bill.brim@lssjax.org

Laura Cook, CRS Contract Manager

Director of Resettlement
904-730- 8251
laura.cook@lssjax.org

Adult Education Services

Catholic Charities Bureau
40 E. Adams St. Suite #320
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Tel: 904-224-0611
Fax: 904-224-0088

Contacts

Anna Lindler, Director of Programs
904-354-4846 Ext. 201
alindler@ccbjax.org

Michel Sanon, ESOL Program Manager
904-224-0611
msanon@ccbjax.org

Child Care Services

Early Learning Coalition
6500 Bowden Road, Suite 290
Jacksonville, FL. 32216
Tel: 904-208-2044

Employment Related Immigration Services

Jacksonville Area Legal Aid
126 W. Adams St., Ste. 101
Jacksonville, FL. 32202
Tel: 904-354-837 Ext. 334
Fax: 904-354-0766

Contacts

Andrea Pinzon, Esq., Director
904-856-8371 ext. 334
Andrea.pinzon@jaxlegalaid.org

Employment Services

Lutheran Social Services of NE FL, Inc.
4615 Phillips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Tel: 904-448-5995
Fax: 904-448-6044

Contacts

Sang Pham, Program Manager
904-730-8259
Sang.Pham@lssjax.org

Tiered Case Management

Lutheran Social Services of NE FL, Inc.
4615 Phillips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Tel: 904-448-5995
Fax: 904-448-6044

Contacts

Gabriella Dominguez-Ramos, Tiered Case Manager
904-730-8270
gabriella.dominguez-ramos@lssjax.org

Youth & Mentoring Programs

Lutheran Social Services of NE FL, Inc.
4615 Phillips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Tel: 904-448-5995
Fax: 904-448-6044


Southeast Region

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Adult Education Services

Project RENEW / Broward College
North Campus, 1000 Coconut creek Blvd.
Building 60, Room 300
Coconut Creek, FL 33066
Tel: 954-201-2672

Contacts

Call Church World Service for referrals and questions (Tel: 954-689-6466).

Jocelyn Martinez, Program Director, Program Director jmartine@broward.edu

Adult Education Services

Project Transition
School District of Palm Beach County
Call Church World Service for referrals and questions.
561-266-0624

Contacts

Francisco Figueroa, Program Administrator
561-266-0624
ffigueroa@cwsglobal.org

Gladys Sanchez, CRS Case Management Program Manager
Office: 561-266-0624
Cell: 954-993-8085
gsanchez@cwsglobal.org

Child Care Services

Church World Service
220 S. Congress Park Dr. Suite 301
Delray Beach, FL 33445
561-266-0624

Contacts

Francisco Figueroa, Program Administrator
501-266-0624
ffigueroa@cwsglobal.org

Gladys Sanchez, CRS Case Management Program Manager
Office: 561-266-0624
Cell: 954-993-8085
gsanchez@cwsglobal.org

Child Care Services

Church World Service
3215 Northwest 10th Terrace, Suite 209A
FT. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Tel: 954-689-6466

Contacts

Oscar Rivera, Regional Director Southeast
Tel: 305-774-6770, ext. 1158
orivera@cwsglobal.org

Edele Firmin, CRS Case Management Program Manager
Tel: 954-689-6466
EFirmin@cwsglobal.org

Employment Related Immigration Services

Church World Service
220 S. Congress Park Dr. Suite 301
Delray Beach, FL 33445

Contacts

David Claro, Managing Attorney
Tel: 501-266-0624
dclaro@cwsglobal.org

Natalia Patino
Supervising Attorney
Church World Service
Tel: 561.266.0624 ext. 1207
Email: npatino@cwsglobal.org

Employment Related Immigration Services

St. Thomas University Human Rights Institute
3411 NW 9 Ave., Suite 705
Ft. Lauderdale, FL. 33309
Tel: 954-361-3350 or 1-866-491-6737

Contacts

Jennifer M. Volmar, Esq., Program Director
866-491-6737
jvolmar@stu.edu

Employment Services

Church World Service
3215 Northwest 10th Terrace, Suite 209A
FT. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Office: 954-361-8495 Ext: 102
Fax: 1-877-919-8910

Contacts

Reyna Corado, CRS Employment Coordinator
Direct Line: 954-361-3493
Telephon: 954-361-8495 ext. 102
rcorado@cwsglobal.org

Oscar D. Rivera, Regional Director Southeast
Tel: 305-774-6770 ext. 1158
orivera@cwsglobal.org

Employment Services

Youth Co-Op, Inc.
2112 S. Congress Ave., Suite 102
Palm Springs, FL 33406
Tel: 561-964-1693
Fax: 561-964-5413

Contacts

Jesus Garcia, Refugee Programs Coordinator
561-964-1693
Jesus.Garcia@ycoopmail.org

Maylin Cortes
Programs Supervisor
Tel: 561-964-1693 Ext 61
Fax: 561-964-1448
Maylin.cortes@ycoopmail.org

Tiered Case Management

Church World Service
220 S. Congress Park Drive, Suite 301
Delray Beach, FL 33445
Tel: 561-266-0624
Fax: 561-266-0629

Contacts

Francisco Figueroa, Office Manager
561.266-0624
ffigueroa@cwsglobal.org

Gladys Sanchez, CRS Case Management Program Manager
Office Tel: 561-266-0624
Cell: 954-993-8085
gsanchez@cwsglobal.org

Tiered Case Management

Church World Service
3215 Northwest 10th Terrace, Suite 209A
FT. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Tel: 954-689-6466
Fax: 1-877-919-8910

Contacts

Oscar D. Rivera, Director, Regional Director Southeast
305-774-6770 ext. 1158
orivera@cwsglobal.org

Edele Firmin, CRS Case Management Program Manager
954-689-6466
EFirmin@cwsglobal.org

Mentoring Services

Church World Service
220 S. Congress Park Drive, Suite 301
Delray Beach, FL 33445
Tel: 561-266-0624

Contacts

Francisco Figueroa, Office Manager
561-266-0624
ffigueroa@cwsglobal.org

Gladys Sanchez, CRS Case Management Program Manager
Office Tel: 561-266-0624
Cell: 954-993-8085
gsanchez@cwsglobal.org

Mentoring Services

Church World Service
3215 Northwest 10th Terrace, Suite 209A
FT. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Tel: 954-689-6466

Contacts

Oscar D. Rivera, Director, Regional Director Southeast
305-774-6770 ext. 1158
orivera@cwsglobal.org

Mabel Hernandez
Associate Director
Tel: 305-774-6770 Ext. 1115
MHernandez@cwsglobal.org

Youth Services

Youth Co-Op, Inc.
2112 S. Congress Avenue, Suite 102
Palm Springs, FL 33406
Tel: 561-964-1693
Fax: 561-964-5413

Contacts

Jesus Garcia, Refugee Programs Coordinator
561-964-1693
Jesus.Garcia@ycoopmail.org

Maylin Cortes, Program Supervisor
561-964-1693 Ext. 612
Maylin.cortes@ycoopmail.org


Southern Region

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Adult Education Services

Miami-Dade College
300 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33132
Tel: 305-237-7056
Fax: 305-237-3129

Contacts

REVEST Program
300 NE 2nd Ave. #2104-7
Miami, FL  33132
Tel: 305-237-3867
Fax: 305-237-3129

Eduardo Chavez, Program Director
echavez@mdc.edu

Arnold Munoz, Program Administrator
amunoz1@mdc.edu

Adult Education Services

Miami-Dade County Public Schools (SAVES)
1450 Northeast 2nd Ave, Suite 500
Miami, FL 33132
Tel: 305-548-3046
Fax: 305-548-3789

Contacts

SAVES Program
7977 W. 12th Avenue, Room 230
Hialeah, FL 33014
Tel: 305-823-5022
Fax: 305-823-5021

Renny Negra, District Director
305-995-1801
RNegra@dadeschools.net

Child Care Services

Youth Co-Op Inc.
5040 N.W. 7th Street - Suite 300
Miami, Florida 33126
305- 643-6730

Contacts

Alicia Sante, Director of Programs
305 643-6730 Ext 451
Alicia.Sante@ycoopmail.org 

Comprehensive Refugee Services

Youth Co-Op Inc.
5040 N.W. 7th Street - Suite 300
Miami, Florida 33126
305- 643-6730

Services provided under this program include:

  • Employment Services
  • Mentoring Program
  • Tiered Case Management
  • Child Care Services
  • Youth Services

Contacts

Connie Perez‐Borroto, President

Alicia Sante, Director of Programs
305 643-6730 Ext 451
Alicia.Sante@ycoopmail.org

Employment Related Immigration Services

Catholic Charities/Legal Services
25 SE 2nd Ave., Suite 220
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: 305-373-1073
Fax: 305-373-1173/1273

Contacts

Randolph McGrorty, Executive Director
rmcgrorty@cclsmiami.org

Myriam Mezadieu, Chief Administrator
mmezadieu@cclsmiami.org

Employment Related Immigration Services

Catholic Charities/Legal Services
25 SE 2nd Ave., Suite 220
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: 305-373-1073
Fax: 305-373-1173/1273

Contacts

Randolph McGrorty, Executive Director
rmcgrorty@cclsmiami.org

Myriam Mezadieu, Chief Administrator
mmezadieu@cclsmiami.org

Employment Related Immigration Services

Church World Service
1924 NW 84 Ave
Miami, FL 33126
Tel: 305-774-6770
Fax: 305-774-6614

Contacts

Oscar Rivera, Director Miami Office
orivera@churchworldservice.org

Mabel Hernandez, Assistant Director
mhernandez@churchworldservice.org

Employment Related Immigration Services

St. Thomas University Human Rights Institute
2650 SW 27 Ave Suite 304
Miami, FL 33133
Tel: 866-491-6737
Fax: 305-628-6742

Contacts

Jennifer M. Volmar, Esq., Program Director
jvolmar@stu.edu

Edilia Romeu, Administrator
eromeu@stu.edu

Employment Services

Youth Co-Op Inc.
5040 N.W. 7th Street - Suite 300
Miami, Florida 33126
305- 643-6730

 Contacts

Connie Perez‐Borroto, President

Alicia Sante, Director of Programs
305 643-6730 Ext 451
Alicia.Sante@ycoopmail.org

Unaccompanied Refugee Minor Program

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Miami
7300 N. Kendall Dr., Suite 620
Miami, FL 33156
Tel: 305-883-8333
Fax: 305-883-3237

Contacts

Jackie Carrion, Senior Director of Community Based Services
305-795-0077, ext. 120

Monica Frias, Program Director
305-883-3383
mfrias@ccadm.org

Youth and Mentoring Services

Youth Co-Op, Inc.
5040 NW 7 Street, Suite 300
Miami, Florida 33126
Tel: 305-643-6730
Fax: 305-643-2739

Contacts

Connie Perez‐Borroto, President

Paulina Velez, Youth Program Manager               
305-442-6900, Ext. 4808
Paulina.Velez@ycoopmail.org


SunCoast Region
Hillsborough Co.

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Comprehensive Refugee Services

Lutheran Services, Florida
3625 West Waters Ave
Tampa, FL 33614
Tel: 813-877-9303

Services provided under this program include:

  • Employment Services
  • Employment Related Immigration Services
  • Mentoring Program
  • Tiered Case Management
  • Child Care Services
  • Youth Services

Contacts

Lourdes Mesias, Statewide Director of Refugee Services
813-676-9460
lmesias@lsfnet.org

Adult Education Services

Caribe Program / Hillsborough County Schools
Erwin Technical College
2010 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa FL 33610
Tel: 813-231-1972, ext. 317 

ronaldallan.cruz@hcps.net


SunCoast Region
Pinellas Co.

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Comprehensive Refugee Services

Lutheran Services, Florida/Gulf Coast Jewish Family & Community Services
7901 4th Street North, Suite 315
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Tel: 727-563-9400

Services provided under this program include:

  • Adult Education Services
  • Employment Related Immigration Services
  • Child Care Services

Comprehensive Refugee Services

Gulf Coast Jewish Family & Community Services
14041 Icot Blvd.
Clearwater, FL 33760
Tel: 813-479-1800

Gulf Coast Jewish Family & Community Services/Lutheran Services, Florida
7901 4th Street North, Suite 315
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
727-563-9400

Services provided under this program include:

  • Employment Services
  • Mentoring Program
  • Tiered Case Management
  • Youth Services

Contacts

Sylvia Acevedo Senior Director, Refugee & Employment Services
(727) 580-9790
Sylvia.Acevedo@gcjfcs.org


SunCoast Region
Southwest

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Comprehensive Refugee Services

Lutheran Services Florida, Inc.
Three Locations in Southwest Florida
(See Contact Information Below)

Services provided under this program include:

  • Employment Services
  • Adult and Vocational Education
  • Employment Related Immigration Services
  • Child Care Services
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring Program
  • Tiered Case Management

Contacts

Lourdes Mesias, Statewide Director of Refugee Services
813-676-9460
lmesias@lsfnet.org

Lillian Pagan, MSW, Program Director, SWFL Refugee Services
Office: (239) 268-4269 ext. 24307
Cell phone: 941-685-5975
lillian.pagan@lsfnet.org  

LEE COUNTY OFFICE
Lutheran Services Florida, Inc.
3615 Central Avenue
Fort Myers FL 33901
Tel: 239-217-4454

COLLIER COUNTY OFFICE
Lutheran Services Florida, Inc.
11965 Collier Blvd, Suite 2
Naples, FL 34116
Tel: 239-234-1135

SARASOTA COUNTY OFFICE
Lutheran Services Florida, Inc.
5104 N. Lockwood Ridge Road, Ste 303
Sarasota, FL 34234
Tel: 941-203-4931


Northwest Region

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Comprehensive Refugee Services

International Rescue Committee
1310 Cross Creek Circle, Suite A
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Tel: 850-391-9610

Contacts

Leann Halsey, Site Manager
850-391-9610
Leann.Halsey@rescue.org

David Oliver, Deputy Director
786-459-8330
David.oliver@rescue.org

 

Services provided under this program include:

  • Employment Services
  • Adult Education
  • Vocational Training
  • Employment Related Immigration Services
  • Child care
  • Tiered Case Management
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring Program