Rebel's Drop-In Center
Named in honor of Rebel B. who passed at a young age after fighting substance abuse and mental health issues, Rebel's Drop-In Center was founded in 2001 as a partnership between Memorial Healthcare System, the Department of Children and Families, and the Human Services Department of Broward County.
Datasource: Rebel's client testimonials
Rebel's Drop-In Center is designed to be a safe haven in the community for individuals recovering from mental health or substance abuse. Participants can enjoy a wide array of free social services and support groups, and all our staff are trained as peer specialists – which means they have similar experiences to participants and are living in recovery. Some of the services offered include:
- Arts and Crafts
- Tai Chi
- Anxiety management
- Depression Support
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI)
Address and HoursMemorial Regional Outpatient Center for Behavioral Health
3400 North 29th Avenue
Our hours of operation are as follows:
- Monday - Friday: 1pm - 8 pm
- Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 12 pm - 5 pm
Why Choose Rebel's Drop-In Center
Since opening in 2001, Rebel's Drop-In Center has helped more than 1,630 participants in their efforts to overcome mental health and/or substance abuse issues. The center has earned a reputation as a safe and supportive, prejudice-free environment with impressive outcomes.
For clients receiving mentoring to reduce hospitalization rates:
- 92% are not hospitalized during the first 90 days in the program, and
- 90% of participants surveyed show Improvement in Life Skills and Emotional Stability.
- 89% of individuals surveyed indicate reduced feelings of stress and isolation.
Memorial Healthcare System assures that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, family or religious status, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and the Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination or retaliation under any program or activity undertaken by the agency.