The Family of Friends, Inc. is a licensed Florida Assisted Living Facility with the Agency of Healthcare Administration and also holds a Limited Mental Health speciality license. The operating expenses are financed through monthly maintenance fees due for each resident and generous contributions from the general public. 100% of all contributions are tax deductible and go directly to The Family of Friends, Inc. Our program is a cost-friendly alternative to higher priced residential placement facilities in the area.
The Family of Friends, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Florida non-profit corporation. The corporation was founded in 1989 by a group of concerned parents, each with a family member with a mental illness who needed a long-term, affordable and therapeutic residential facility.
The Board of Directors
The Board of Directors and officers are elected by the members of the corporation. The Board and the officers exercise all of the corporate powers, including staff management, fundraising, physical facility improvement and monitoring the operation of the assisted living facility in accordance with any and all federal and state laws. Directors meet on a quarterly basis and volunteer year round to improve the corporation and facility. For more information on how to join the Board of Directors please fill out the contact form on the right.