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The Okeechobee Children's Mental Health System of Care

Leah Suarez
Project Coordinator
863-462-5000 Ext. 1039
 Jane Kaufman
 Family Coordinator/Parent Advocate
 863-462-5000 Ext. 1039

Crisis Organizations


If you or someone you know are experiencing a crisis,

please call 9-1-1 or one of the agencies listed below:

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line - Text 4hope to 741 741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)    Text Connect to 741741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for Speech Impaired and Deaf Callers



Call 211 "Hope When You Need it Most"

Human Trafficking Helpline

The National Human Trafficking Hotline. 24 hours a day, confidential, toll-free hotline. Get help. Report Trafficking. Information and resources. 1-888-373-7888

Veterans Crisis Line

Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 Press 1

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline. Phone 1-800-985-5990 or text "TalkWithUs" to 66746. Website -

LGBT National Hotline

LGBT National Hotline. Serving Callers of all ages. Peer-counseling information and local resources.

The Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860

Mental Health Agencies

Agencies Serving Children in Okeechobee

Helping People Succeed

Helping People Succeed/Healthy Families

502 NW 2nd St. Okeechobee, FL 34972


Henderson Behavioral Health

Henderson Behavioral Health

Additional Information Coming Soon!

Hibiscus Children's Center

Hibiscus Children's Center

605 SW Park St. Okeechobee, FL 34974


Legacy Behavioral Health Center

Legacy Behavioral Health

304 NW 5th St. Okeechobee, FL 34972


New Horizons of the Treasure Coast and Okeechobee 

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast and Okeechobee

1600 SW 2nd Ave. Okeechobee, Fl. 34974


SequelCare of Florida



Suncoast Mental Health

Suncoast Mental Health Center

408 NW 3rd St. Okeechobee, FL 34974


Tykes and Teens

Tykes and Teens


(Agencies Listed in Alphabetical Order)

Follow Us on Social Media!

Follow Us on Social Media!

The Okeechobee Children's Mental Health System of Care is Online! Find information about our family nights at IRSC, mental health support groups, youth projects, and so much more! On facebook at and on Instagram at okeesoc1