For Receiving Facilities
Managing Entities Contacts
The Department of Children and Families contracts for behavioral health services through regional systems of care called Managing Entities (MEs). While these entities do not provide direct services; they contract with local agencies and providers to offer various community based programs and services. Please see below for county specific Managing Entities.
NWF Health Network (Big Bend Comm. Care)
Serving Bay, Calhoun, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Wakulla, Walton, and Washington counties.
Broward Behavioral Health Coalition
Serving Broward county.
Central Florida Behavioral Health Network
Serving Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Highlands, Hendry, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Sarasota counties.
Central Florida Cares Health System
Serving Brevard, Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties.
Lutheran Services Florida
Serving Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Citrus, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lake, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Sumter, Suwannee, Union and Volusia counties.
Thriving Mind (South FL B.H. Network)
Serving Miami-Dade and Monroe counties.
Southeast Florida Behavioral Health Network
Serving Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach and St. Lucie counties.