The Starting Place

Contact Number: 954.327.4060

351 N. State Road 7, Ste. 200
Plantation, FL 33317

President: Marsha L. Currant, MSW
Year Founded: 1969

The mission of The Starting Place is to provide services that prevent, intervene, and treat children, teens, young adults, and families facing

substance abuse and mental illness.

The Starting Place has helped thousands of people work through their substance abuse, mental health issues and co-occurring disorders by offering services to help them overcome the obstacles to realizing their potential.

The Starting Place, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). It receives funding from the Department

of Children and Families, Broward County/Children’s Services Division, United Way of Broward County and United Way’s Commission on Substance Abuse.