Broward County Operations

As of August 28, 2015 Family Central is no longer be providing school readiness funded-child care services or voluntary prekindergarten (VPK) services for parents/guardians or child care providers. 


Families due for eligibility redetermination should receive a letter from Broward Regional Health Planning Council (BRHPC) directing them to complete the process in the portal,


Parents/Guardians needing transfers should visit (Scroll to the bottom of the page for transfers).


Below are the mailing address and phone number for Broward Regional Health Planning Council.  Please contact them for all activities relating to School Readiness and VPK such as: School Readiness Recertification Packets, Request for Transfer for VPK and School Readiness, Uploading VPK Documents, Change of Life Updates, etc.


Mailing Address:  

Eligibility Manager School Readiness/VPK

Broward Regional Health Planning Council, Inc.

200 Oakwood Lane, Suite 100, Hollywood, FL 33020


Phone Number:  


Broward Regional Health Planning Council:        954-561-9681


Some other services changed July 1st. Please read options below:

  • If you are a parent/guardian wanting Child Care Resource & Referral services, and/or are looking for child care for your child(ren); and/or are looking for financial assistance or help paying for care please call 954-537-0211 or visit
  • If you are looking to update your information to stay on the Waiting List please click here to access the new Family Portal and establish an account and input all current information. Experiencing technical problems with the portal? Call the OEL Service Desk at 850-717-8600;