Sant La was founded in 2000 by a group of community leaders and service providers concerned by the chronic gaps in services available to the Haitian community of South Florida. Sant La's mission is to empower, strengthen and uplift South Florida's Haitian community by providing free access to information and existing services to ensure its successful integration.

Free individual program assistance

WIC - Federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children

Florida Department of Health
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U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • A funded EBT shopping card to use at grocery stores for food purchases

Temporary Cash Assistance

ACCESS Florida
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U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Temporary cash assistance.

Short-Time Compensation Program

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
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U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Partial re-employment check to supplement a reduced paycheck.

Reemployment (Unemployment) Assistance

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and U.S. Federal Government
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U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Recipients can be paid half of what they were earning while working full-time. The maximum benefit from the State of Florida is $275 per week for a maximum of 39 weeks.

Free business program assistance

Short-Time Compensation Program

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
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U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Partial re-employment check to assist full-time employees whose hours and pay have been reduced.