Southeast Region > Field 10

Area Administrator: Rita Castor
Office Address: 201 West Broward Blvd.
Suite 305
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Main Phone Number: (954) 467-4218
Main Fax Number: (954) 467-4325
County Served: Broward

Field News and Announcements

    The Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) is committed to full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Persons who desire accommodations should contact: Kathy Coleman, Field 10 Office Contact at or (954) 713-1275. Please call at least 72 hours prior to the event to allow time to arrange your accommodation.

Area Training Information

Area Training Calendar


Field Contacts

Field Resources

APD Resource Directory

  • Resource Search
  • A searchable directory of local, state, and national resources and services.

  • Planning Resources
  • This directory is a good starting point for finding a variety of natural and community supports, in addition to services provided by government agencies.

Field Suggestion Box

Field Suggestion Box

Submit your suggestions to APD for improving supports and services in your community

Provider Recruiting Opportunities

Becoming a Provider is a free process.

Field 10 is currently in need of Waiver Support Coordinators and Behavior Analysts.

Contact Yvonne Roberts, Provider Enrollment Coordinator at (954) 467-4203 if you are interested in obtaining information about becoming a provider.

Additional Information

Information for the Wait List

Area 10 Wait List Resource Liaison
Charlene Gissendanner (954) 847-3543

The Area 10 Wait List Resource Liaison is an APD staff member who will periodically communicate with the individuals and families on the Wait List to provide information on meetings community resources and APD updates all related to the Wait List.

Please contact Charlene with your updated email to receive updates from APD.

Supervisor of the GR Support Coordination Unit
Charlene Gissendanner
(954) 847-3543

GR Support Coordinators for Area 10:

Name Email Telephone
Anthony McFarlane (954) 847-3544
Pauline Spence (954) 467-5948
Cora Brown (954) 767-5022
The Area 10 GR Support Coordinators are responsible for maintaining the case files for individuals on the APD Wait List.