Broward County Operations

Our Business Hours:  Monday-Friday  8:00am-6:00pm

* Please note, our offices are closed on Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independance Day

840 SW 81st Avenue
North Lauderdale, FL 33068-2001
P: (954) 720-1000 / (800) 683-3327
F: (954) 724-3900


From the Florida Turnpike, exit WEST Commercial Boulevard.
Take Commercial Boulevard WEST to 64th Avenue (64th Avenue turns into 81st Avenue).
Turn RIGHT on 64th Avenue (heading NORTH) and continue past W. McNab Road.

Family Central’s office is a four story, beige and terra-cotta, building on the right hand side, just past the traffic light at the intersection of Kimberly Boulevard and 81st Avenue.  The Family Central sign can be seen at the entrance.



Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information


 Some services are changing July 1st.  Please read options below:

  • If you are looking for Child Care Resource and Referral, including screening for placement on the Waitlist, please call 954-724-4609;
  • If you are a Child Care Provider looking for assistance, please contact the ELC at 954-377-2188 and ask for Provider Services or click here for the Provider Portal;
  • If you are looking to update your information to stay on the Waitlist please contact the ELC at 954-377-2188