CenExel RCA is a wholly-owned, multi-specialty research site that conducts Phase I – IV clinical trials. CenExel RCA inpatient and outpatient studies are made up of healthy and special populations ranging from pediatric to geriatric age groups. Our mission is to be the best-in-class clinical research site contributing to the development of new medications by conducting trials at the highest ethical standards. We are a CenExel Center of Excellence, assuring unparalleled patient engagement, staff expertise, and valuable results.

Thank you for being a hero! Your participation in research gives hope to countless individuals living with mental illness.

Below, you will find several advocacy organizations in your area where you and your loved ones can find support and information on your condition.

Thank you for being a part of this important research!

CenExel RCA Local Advocacy Organizations:

NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Your local NAMI Affiliates and volunteer leaders work in communities across the country to raise awareness and provide essential and free education, advocacy, and support group programs.

Founded in 1984, NAMI Broward County is dedicated to the eradication of the stigma associated with mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life for all individuals affected by these diseases. NAMI Broward County provides free support groups, education classes and seminars, legislative advocacy, and information for people in our community living with mental illness as well as their loved ones. Programs include Family-to-Family, Peer-to-Peer, Basics, Provider Education, and Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) for law enforcement personnel.

NAMI Broward County, Inc.
4161 NW 5 St, Suite 203
Plantation, FL 33317
Phone: (954) 316-9907
Email: namibroward@gmail.com

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) changes lives, saves lives and impacts lives, through education, peer support groups and advocacy for those diagnosed with a mental health illnesses and empowers their family and friends to embrace their independence, advocate for improved services, and to love them for who they are.

Welcome to the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of South Florida, a local chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA). We provide peer support groups for people who deal with mood disorders. Our support groups are free and confidential. We primarily support individuals living with depression or bipolar disorder. We also provide free and confidential support for their families and friends. We are peers – individuals just like you – who have come together in search for support, someone to speak with and share solutions with that work for us. Please join us at one of our support group meetings and spread the word about dbsasouthflorida.org. All our support group meetings are free of charge, confidential, and supportive. We hold meetings in Broward, Miami Dade, and Palm Beach and Pinellas counties. You need not preregister. All you need to do is show up and participate! That’s it. That simple. Again we stress – our meetings are confidential. What is said, stays. If you need to search for meetings nationally point your browser @ dbsalliance.org JOIN US! We have been there. We will empathize and we can help.

DBSA South Florida
Pompano Beach, FL
Tel: (954) 336-8258
Email: eric@hotbusinessops.com

DBSA South Florida
Fort Lauderdale/Tamarac, FL
Tel: (954) 224-5218
Email: Barryfspinner@gmail.com

MHA is a powerful voice for healthy communities throughout the nation and offers information, referrals, and resources for individuals living with any type of mental illness. One of MHA’s services includes online screening, which is one of the quickest and easiest ways to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition. Mental health conditions, such as depression or anxiety, are real, common and treatable. And recovery is possible.

MHA of Southeast Florida is your voice for mental wellness. Since 1957, we have remained true to our mission of promoting mental health through education, prevention, research, advocacy and empowerment. Our services include information and referral, school-based prevention programs for children, education and support of parents so they can make their families strong. In addition, for over 20 years, our 9MusesArtCenter has helped adults find hope and enjoy a better quality of life.

MHA of Southeast Florida
7145 West Oakland Park Blvd
Lauderhill, FL 33313
Phone (954) 746-2055

MHA of Palm Beach County
909 Fern Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone (561) 801-4357


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This list only includes those advocacy organizations that The STARR Coalition is affiliated with. If you know of other advocacy organizations that could be included in this list, please contact us at action@thestarr.org.  Thank you!