Non-Profit and Volunteer Organizations


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Children´s Home Society
650 10th St.
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-344-4020
Fax: 772-344-4038
Children's Home Society provides Treasure Coast families with a wide spectrum of social services including foster care, adoption, prevention services, emergency shelter, a child protection team and a transitional living program.
Riverside Children's Theatre
3280 Riverside Park Dr.
Vero Beach, FL 32963
Phone: 772 234-8052
Fax: 772 234-4407
Year Member
Riverside Children's Theatre is the youth oriented educational arm of the non-profit Riverside Theatre, Inc. The largest youth theatre in the state of Florida operating in its own facility, RCT provides after school and summer programming and performance opportunities for local youth. An active outreach and scholarship program seeks to involve all the children in Indian River County no matter their circumstances, assisting them in developing confidence, discipline and self esteem. Refer to the theatre website for a full listing of performances and classes.
Plumbago Volunteer Services
1836 14th Avenue
Suite 204
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Toll-Free: (772) 567-8276 fax
Phone: (772) 453-5727
Our mission is to promote volunteerism, connect people with the opportunities to serve, and to build the capacity of volunteer programs. Plumbago Volunteers Services is Indian River County�s only Volunteer Center. Volunteers assist in the education of our children, help law enforcement agencies keep our streets safe, support the arts in our community, assist in times of disaster, deliver food to our seniors, and so much more!
'We Care Program' - Indian River County Medical Society

'We Care Program' - Indian River County Medical Society

PO Box 573
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Please Help - Donate Today

Phone: (772) 562-0123
Fax: (772) 563-9923
Year Member
We Care was created as a cooperative venture between the Indian River County Medical Society and the Indian River County Health Department to help provide free medical treatment to residents in Indian River County who are otherwise financially unable to afford specialty health care. Click on the 'More Info' link to learn more.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
2066 14th Avenue
Suite 101
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Toll-Free: 888-478-8550
Phone: 772-569-0909
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is a national voluntary health agency dedicated to curing leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and to improving the quality of life of patients and their families.
Dogs For Life, Inc.
1230 16th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772 567-8969
Dogs For Life specializes in training Hearing Dogs, Mobility Assistance Dogs and Service Dogs for the public and veterans to assist with hearing and mobility challenges, as well as the effects of Post-Traumatic Stress. We also offer an illuminated and well maintained Dog Park at 12th Street and 16th Avenue that provides a clean and safe environment for dogs and people to exercise and socialize. First year membership is $100 for dogs that are inoculated, neutered and social. Call for more information.
Camp Haven
P.O. Box 2459
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Phone: 772-999-3625
Camp Haven is an Indian River County community project providing supportive living opportunities and education to adults committed to rising out of homelessness. By implementing a thoughtful intake procedure, and strict adherence to guidelines, residents in our program receive educational opportunities, counseling and encouragement, as they move from homelessness to hopefulness, eventually becoming active, engaged, contributing members of our community.
United Way of Indian River County
1836 14th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-567-8900
Fax: 772-567-2089
United Way of IRC is a locally governed and managed nonprofit organization. United Way volunteers run an annual campaign, coordinate a Community Investment Process, manage a Foundation, provide emergency and special project grants to agencies, coordinate volunteer programs like Day of Caring and Santa’s for Seniors, and manage the United Way Center which houses our Community Room, Board Room and a Nonprofit Incubation Center.
19th Judicial Circuit Guardian ad Litem
584 NW University Blvd.
Suite 600
Port St. Lucie, FL 34986-2260
Phone: (772) 785-5804 / 5875
Fax: (772) 785-5869
Guardian ad Litem is a unique public/private partnership of court appointed community volunteer advocates and professional staff that provide a powerful voice on behalf of over 800 (of 1,200) abused, abandoned and neglected children in St. Lucie, Okeechobee, Indian River and Martin counties.
American Cancer Society
3375 20th St.
Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Toll-Free: 800.227.2345
Phone: 772-562-2272 ext. 2407
Fax: 772-562-2666
The American Cancer Society is the nations' largest voluntary health organization. Our volunteer network -- 2 million strong -- empowers people to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The Indian River and North County Units have many volunteer opportunities.
Pelican Island  National Wildlife Refuge
4055 Wildlife Way
Vero Beach, FL 32963
Phone: 772 581-5557
March 14, 2003, was a milestone in American history. It marked 100 years of caring for America�s wildlife by giving them protected environments in which to live and nurture their young.
Hope For Families Center
720 4th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32962
Phone: 772-567-5537
The Homeless Family Center provides Emergency and Transitional Shelter for Homeless Families from Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin, and Okeechobee Counties. Our 4th Street facility can accommodate seven families in the Emergency Shelter and twelve families in the Transitional Shelter which translates into a total of 72 individuals that we may house on any given day. In addition, three stand-alone homes are occupied by families who have transitioned from the Center to greater self-sufficiency.
Treasure Coast Community Health Inc.
2770 Indian River Boulevard
Ste. 203
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-571-1982
Treasure Coast Community Health, Inc. has been serving the medical, dental, and behavioral health needs of Indian River County for nearly 20 years. In 2011 we served almost 17,000 residents representing nearly 58,000 visits! As a medical home our patients benefit from choosing their primary care physician, integrated health records and on-site pharmacies. Our Board certified physicians embrace Medicare and Medicaid patients and accept virtually all commercial insurances. We operate five health centers throughout the County. Appointments at any location can be arranged through one number 772-257-8224.
Haiti Partners
601 21st Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772.539.8521
Haiti Partners is a 501(c)3 non--‐profit organization based in Vero Beach. Their mission is to help Haitians change Haiti through education. This is done through collaboration with schools, churches, and organizations to transform communities. Each year, Haiti Partners educates more than 1,000 children in seven primary schools in Haiti. They also provide scholarships to 36 young community leaders to attend seminary while they apprentice with our churches program to promote children’s rights.
The Source
1015 Commerce Ave
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-564-0202
Fax: 772-978-0602
I AM MINISTRIES, INC. DBA THE SOURCE is a fulltime resource center and Christian outreach mission for the homeless and less fortunate.
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services, Treasure Coast
1016 NE Jensen Beach Blvd.
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Toll-Free: (866) 229-8886
Phone: (772) 334-2233
Fax: (772) 334-2299
The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services of the Treasure Coast, a United Way Member Organization, serves the needs of the deaf, hard of hearing, and speech impaired in Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St Lucie Counties.
Harvest Food & Outreach Center
1360 28th St
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772 770-2665
Fax: 772 770-9523
Harvest Food and Outreach Center provides food and hope to those in need on the Treasure Coast of Florida. We do this by providing food, crisis services and programs, and opportunities for education and employment to hungry families fighting to break the cycle of poverty.
Vero Beach Power Squadron
301 Acacia Road
Vero Beach, FL 32963
Phone: 772-231-9543
The VBPS with a stake in Vero Beach, located at 301 Acacia Road, Vero Beach, FL is a non-profit boating safety education organization. Most of the activity takes place at the squadron building located in Mac Williams Park boat basin, on the Indian River and in the Indian River in Vero Beach.
Critter Haven of Vero Beach
5300 17th St. SW
Vero Beach, FL 32968
Phone: (772)569-0367
Cell: 772 696-0248
Year Member
Our Mission is to rescue and care for unwanted or abused exotic animals. We provide a safe haven that allows the animals to live out their lives in a caring and safe environment. We accept fish, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Every animal is given a permanent home at Critter Haven. We do not trade, sell or breed animals. Instead, we devote our efforts to each animal's specific needs. Critter Haven is the only exotic animal rescue sanctuary in Indian River County, Florida. Please visit the above links to learn more about Critter Haven. Critter Haven is a Preserve and is NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Please do not call for tours
Sunshine Physical Therapy Clinic
1705 17th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772 562-6877
Sunshine Physical Therapy Clinic is non-profit, independent outpatient rehabilitation, governed by an all volunteer board of directors, providing services to the residents of the Treasure Coast since 1953. They are dedicated to proving personalized care to improve function and health though Physical, Occupational and Massage Therapies; Personal Fitness programs; Pilate's Classes; and Community Education. Their goal is to enhance the quality of life, and offer professional services by a friendly, caring and well qualified team.
Habitat for Humanity (Indian River)
4568 U.S. Highway 1 North
Vero Beach, FL 32967
Phone: 772-562-9860
Fax: 772-562-8732
Indian River Habitat for Humanity is an ecumenical Christian ministry that works in partnership with people from all walks of life and faiths to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness by constructing simple, decent homes with those in need.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
3659 Maguire Blvd.,
Suite 110
Orlando, FL 32803
Mid-Florida Chapter

Phone: 407-896-3873
Fax: 407-898-6736
MS is one of the most common diseases of the nervous system, afflicting people of all ages around the world, although it has a special preference for young people, especially women, and for those who grew up in northern latitudes.
Hibiscus Children´s Center
P.O. Box 1742
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Phone: 772-978-9313
Hibiscus Children's Center is a non-profit organization that is successfully breaking the vicious cycle of child abuse with the support of the local community. The mission of Hibiscus is to provide services to children and families on the Treasure Coast in an effort to prevent and reduce child abuse and neglect.
St. Lucie County Aquarium
420 Seaway Drive
Ft. Pierce, FL 34949
Phone: 772-465-3271
Fax: 772-465-3237
Even though the IRL is an everyday sight for many of us, few have ever experienced the unsurpassed biological diversity that lies below these waters. The Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, located inside the St. Lucie County Marine Center, provides a window into this underwater world. Make no mistake, we are not a typical public aquarium. Our focus is on displaying ecosystems as complex communities of organisms interacting in their environment. At the Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, visitors can explore six different Florida marine habitats and learn about the complexity and importance of marine ecosystems. With the help of our dynamic displays we strive to provide the public with a better understanding of the fragile marine ecosystems of the IRL and surrounding area and the impact humans are having on these fragile environments.
McKee Botanical Garden
350 US Highway 1
Vero Beach, FL 32962
Phone: 772-794-0610
Fax: 772-794-0602
McKee Botanical Garden, Inc. is a private, non-for-profit cultural organization located in Vero Beach, Florida, with this mission of “nurturing and enhancing a historic garden in a unique subtropical setting for the education, enjoyment and enrichment of all.
Starting Life Over, Inc.
1717 20th St.
Suite 101
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772 794-4766
Cell: 772 559-1481
Fax: 772 794-476
Starting Life Over is a Christian non-profit organization assisting individuals who have been entrapped by drug and alcohol addiction and who are putting forth the effort to help themselves. Our goal is to reconstruct families and recreate functioning productive citizens of Indian River County. Please visit our website for more information.
ARC of Indian River County
1375 16th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-562-6854
Fax: 772-562-6063
The ARC is the oldest local 501 (c) 3 non profit dedicated to meeting the needs of people with developmental disabilities in Indian River County. The ARC was founded by a group of parents, friends, volunteers and professionals.
Auxiliary of Indian River Medical Center

Auxiliary of Indian River Medical Center

1000 36th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-563-4533
The Auxiliary of Indian River Medical Center welcomes dedicated men, women and teenagers who are interested in sharing their time and talents as a volunteer.
United for Families
10570 South Federal Highway
Suite 300
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
Toll-Free: (800) 868-0332
Phone: (772) 398-2920
Fax: (772) 398-2925
Strengthening families within our communities... United for Families is a non-profit agency charged with developing community-based services and supports for children and families served by the child welfare system in Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties. The agency's mission is to break the cycle of child abuse through a diverse network of community partners and innovative services.
211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast
1836 14th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: Call '211' for our Helpline
Fax: (561) 383-2165
The mission of 211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast is to assist people by providing crisis intervention. information, assesment and referral to community services and by providing infrastructure support to the health and human service delivery system. 211 Palm Beach/Treausre Coast is recognized as the central linkage point in our community providing individuals with the information and support services they need to solve their problems. Office # (772) 567-8900, ext.26
Leave A Legacy, Treasure Coast
P.O. Box 335
Stuart, FL 34995
Phone: 772-221-8588
LEAVE A LEGACY� is a community-based program to help people learn about charitable giving through a will or from an estate. LEAVE A LEGACY� does NOT solicit gifts for any particular organization. Instead, the program is a cooperative effort of nonprofit organization members of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Treasure Coast chapter and affiliate Strategic Partners of for-profit professionals.
THE SUN UP CENTER of Indian River County
2455 5th Street SW
Vero Beach, FL 32962
Phone: 772-770-6626
Fax: 772-770-6624
Our Mission is to provide quality residential opportunity, as well as support and services for the developmentally disabled.
Operation Hope
12285 Fellsmere Road
County Road 512
Fellsmere, FL 32948
Phone: 772-571-0003
Fax: 772-571-0017
Operation hope was created to make a difference in the lives of hard working migrant laborers and their families. With numerous diverse individuals and corporate partners, Operation Hope seeks to improve the sometimes-desperate living conditions of those that labor so tirelessly. Operation Hope accepts donations of food, clothing and other household necessities and distributes these to migrant workers and their families.
Youth Guidance Volunteer Program
1028 20th Place
PO Box 121
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Phone: 772-770-5040
Fax: 772-770-5042
The Youth Guidance Mentoring and Activities Program provides services for about 700 children living in Indian River County in grades K-12 from single parent or non-traditional homes (foster homes, children being raised by grandparents etc.). These children benefit from having a volunteer friend to provide them with friendship and guidance. Children are referred to us from schools, after school programs, counselors, other local agencies, and interested citizens.
Environmental Learning Center
255 Live Oak Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963
Phone: 772-589-5050
In an era when pollutants, noise, crowding, unbridled growth and hurried living tend to diminish the use of our senses, the ELC strives, through "hands-on-learning" to bring us back to these inborn capacities of smell, touch, taste, hearing and seeing. In so doing, the ELC returns us to our most natural state: that of being fully alert to our surroundings and deeply respectful and appreciative of them.
Humane Society Volunteers

Humane Society Volunteers

6230 77th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32967
Phone: 772-388-3892
They arrive daily. The lost and the abandoned, the hungry and the hurt, the diseased and the dying. Most of them are frightened, many of them are unloved and all of them are yearning for attention. Your attention. To help, read on.
The Heritage Center & Citrus Museum
2140 14th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-770-2263
Fax: 772-770-2131
The Vero Heritage Center as it is now called is used for heritage and community events. It can be rented out for weddings, parties and other occasions. The Citrus Museum preserves the past with artifacts, photographs and memorabilia of the pioneers who created the world's finest citrus.
Vero Beach Choral Society, Inc.
PO Box 7
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Phone: 772-494-5011
The Vero Beach Choral Society joyfully shares a diversity of classical and contemporary choral music with the larger community through exceptional performance and support of promising musical artists.
Senior Resource Association
694 14th St.
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-569-0760
Aging is a fact of life that each one of us faces each day. As our parents, loved ones and ultimately we ourselves age, our hope is that it is a time of grace, with a high quality of life.
Childcare Resources of Indian River
1801 24th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772.567.3202
Childcare Resources provides tuition assistance for quality early care and preschool, support and guidance to help maintain family stability free access to mental health professionals and a wide variety of parenting programs and family enrichment opportunities. Since its founding in 1994, more than 900 children and their families have participated in Childcare Resources programs. The organization is also the proud recipient of the Agency Excellence Award 2001 and 2005 presented by the United Way of Indian River County.
John W. Nick Foundation
P.O. Box 4133
Vero Beach, FL 32964
Phone: 772-589-1440
Fax: 772-589-9970
The John W. Nick Foundation is dedicated to creating Awareness and Understanding by educating the public that men are at risk for developing breast cancer. Our goal is to provide current breast cancer information to the public and the medical community through the internet, seminars, direct mailings, media, and to offer support groups for male breast cancer survivors, patients, and their families.
Samaritan Center for Homeless Families

Samaritan Center for Homeless Families

3650 41st Street
Vero Beach, FL 32967
Phone: 772-770-3039
Fax: 772-567-0812
The Samaritan Center is an inter-faith transitional, temporary shelter for homeless families in Indian River County.
SafeSpace, Inc.
632 SE Monterey Rd.
Stuart, FL 34994
Phone: 772-223-2399
Domestic Violence is a pattern of abusive behaviors used to establish power and control over an intimate partner often leading to the threat or use of violence. Abuse is any controlling behavior, hurtful acts, word, or gesture that injures another�s body or emotions. Domestic violence is not a disagreement, a marital spat, or an anger management problem.
Tomahawk Wrestling Club

Tomahawk Wrestling Club

1707 16th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: 772-559-8595
The Vero Beach Wrestling program is committed towards excellence in Wrestling and Academics. We pride ourselves in turning young men into championship athletes and leaders, both in the wrestling room and in the classroom

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