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Program Information
Program Name: Silver Impact Drop-In Center
Agency Name: Silver Impact, Inc.
Year the Program was Started: 1993
Public Contact Person: Illene Greenberg
Address: 7155 West Oakland Park Blvd.
Lauderhill, FL 33313
Telephone #: (954)572-0444
Fax #: (954)572-0092
Email Address:
Program Category: Advocacy, Drop-in Center, Peer Support
Target Participants:
Older Adults
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: $100,000-$200,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 1-2
Paid Part-Time: 10-20
Volunteers: 10-20
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: Majority
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Always
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Majority
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Individual training, Guides/Manuals
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To improve the lives of people 50+ who live with mental illness and/or substance abuse challenges. To educate the community to reduce the stigma and discrimination against people who have received a psychiatric diagnosis.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? Yes
If Yes, details: Tracked the number of psychiatric hospitalizations. Consumer satisfaction surveys. Tracked recovery benchmarks.

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