Updated March 2019

FOR EMERGENCIES CALL 911

CALL 211 or IN MIAMI DIRECT AT 305-631-4211

 

Coordinated Victims Assistance Center (CVAC)

Miami-Dade County Community Action and Human Services

Community Services Referral Directory  CLICK HERE

 

RESOURCES

               

CRISIS AND EMERGENCY                        
HOTLINES
Domestic Violence Hotline 305-349-5888
Florida Abuse Hotline 1-800-96-ABUSE
Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence Hotline 800-500-1119
Polaris Trafficking Center Hotline 1-888-373-7888 or

Text “BeFree” to 233733

EMERGENCY SHELTERS
Camillus House (men only) 305-374-1065
Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) 305-416-1984
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services (children)

Youth- Shelter Central

305-635-8953
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services (children)

Youth- Shelter South Dade

305-246-8956
Miami Rescue Mission Center for Men (overnight shelter) 305-571-2211
Miami Rescue Mission Center for Women and Children 305-571-2250

 

          GENERAL SHELTERS
Kristi House           305-547-6800
Glory House of Miami         888-373-7888     
Our Kids of Miami-Dade/Monroe             305-455-6000
Our Kids of Miami Cares Project    305-455-6000
Miami Bridge North        305-635-8953
Miami Bridge South     305-246-8956
Safespace North     305-758-2546
Safespace South      305-247-4249
The Lodge/VRI 305-693-1170
Lotus House 305-438-0556

 

FREEDOM FROM VIOLENCE              
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Miami-Dade County Community Action and Human Services: Domestic Violence Assistance https://www8.miamidade.gov/global/service.page?Mduid_service=ser1502483183449106
Dade Family Counseling 305-827-3252
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services 305-635-8953
Florida Domestic Violence Hotline 800-500-1119
Women in Distress (Broward County) 954-760-9800
Miami-Dade Police Dept. Child and Elderly Exploitation Unit 305-418-7200
Safespace North: Advocates for Victims 305-758-2546
Safespace South: Advocates for Victims 305-247-4249
Sisterhood of Survivors 305-704-0118
Fundacion Entre Nosotras http://www.fundacionentrenosotras.org/
TRAFFICKING VICTIM
No More Tears (954) 324-7669
Victim Assistance Program 305-758-2819
The Glory House of Miami https://www.gloryhouseofmiami.org
ASSAULT AND ABUSE
Baptist Health South Florida: Women’s Health Center 786-596-6557
Jackson Health System Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center 305-585-7273
Kristi House (Child Sexual Abuse and Trauma) http://www.kristihouse.org
YOUTH SUPPORT
Gang Alternative https://myga.org
GAL – Guardian ad Litem for Children http://guardianadlitem.org/
Miami Bridge https://miamibridge.org
Florida State University- Young Parents Project https://cpeip.fsu.edu/teenParents/index.cfm
LEGAL SUPPORT
Americans for Immigrant Justice http://www.aijustice.org/
Cuban American Bar Association – Pro Bono Project http://cabaonline.com/pro-bono/
ACTIVISM
One Billion Rising http://www.onebillionrising.org/

 

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING                 
EMERGENCY AID
Catholic Charities Emergency Services 866-758-0025
Coalition of Florida Farmers Organization (COFFO) 305-246-0357
Jewish Community Services of South Florida Financial Assistance 305-899-1587
FAMILY HEALTH
180 Health Partners 888-339-9404
Healthy Start 305-541-0210
Miami-Dade Family Planning Services 786-336-1437
West Perrine Prenatal Care Clinic 786-732-8883
The Agape Network https://www.theagapenetwork.org
CRECER https://sites.education.miami.edu/crecer/
MENTAL HEALTH
Douglas Gardens Community Mental Health Center 305-531-5341
Florida Department of Children and Families Adult Mental Health 305-377-5029
Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention 954-384-0344
National Suicide Prevention Hotline 800-273-8255
Banyan Health System 305 774-3616
ADDICTION SUPPORT
Alcoholics Anonymous Hotline 305-461-2425
Florida Council Compulsive Gambling Hotline 888-236-4848
The Recovery Village 352-800-6077
EYE CARE
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 305-326-6000
Economic Opportunity Family Health Center Jessie Trice Center 305-637-6400
Miami Dade College / Vision Care Clinic 305-237-4127
DENTAL CARE
Community Health of South Florida Inc: Doris Ison Health Center 305-253-5100
Luther King Jr. Clinica Campesina 305-248-4334
North Dade Health Center 786-466-1500
DISABILITY SERVICES
Advocacy Center for Persons with Disabilities Information and Referral Unit 800-342-0823
American Council of the Blind / Information Line 800-424-8666
Children’s Home Society of Florida Developmental Services 305-254-9759
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder 800-233-4050
Eye Care America 800-222-3937
Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST) 888-788-9216
Florida Department of Children and Families Home Care for Disabled Adults 305-377-5377
Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind Residential and Day Program 800-344-3732
Hearing and Speech Center of Florida – Speech/Language/Audiology/Occupational Therapy 305-271-7343
Miami Lighthouse for the Blind Vocational Training 305-856-2288
Parent to Parent of Miami Children with Special Needs 305-271-9797
DISASTER RELIEF
American Red Cross / South Florida 305-644-1200
Disaster Outreach 800-462-9029
Hurricane Helpline 877-693-5236
Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management 305-468-5400
BASIC NEEDS
Camillus House 305-374-1065
Miami Rescue Mission / Bargain Barn Thrift Store 305-571-2217
The Salvation Army 305-637-6700
SPIRITUAL ENRICHMENT
Catholic Charities Parish Social Ministry 305-754-2444
Family Christian Association of America 305-685-4881
Peacemaker Family Center at Trinity Church 786-888-4673
Sunshine Cathedral Gay and Lesbian Spiritual Service 954-462-2004
Temple Israel of Greater Miami 305-573-5900
The Muslim Communities Association of South Florida 305-624-5555
Wat Buddharangsi of Miami 305-245-2702
Greater Miami Jewish Federation https://jewishmiami.org
LGBTQQIA+ SERVICES
LGBTQ Helpline 305-646-3600
Aqua Foundation for Women http://www.aquafoundation.org/
YES Institute https://yesinstitute.org
ECONOMIC MOBILITY                     
TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE
Florida Department of Children and Families / Economic Self-Sufficiency Unit 866-762-2237
International Rescue Committee (Immigrant & Refugee Services) https://www.rescue.org/united-states/miami-fl
Our Kids of Miami-Dade and Monroe- Independent Living

(Foster Youth Services)

http://www.ourkids.us/info4us/Pages/IndependentLiving.aspx
EMPLOYMENT
Center for Independent Living of South Florida 305-751-8025
Epilepsy Foundation of Florida Employment Services 305-670-4949
HOUSING
Atlantic Pines Apartments / Low-Income Housing 305-872-9383
Banyan Health Systems 305-643-7800
Better Way of Miami Permanent Housing Program 305-634-3409
Citrus Health Network / Supported Housing Services 305-825-0300
Hialeah Housing Program 305-888-9744
Habitat for Humanity 305-634-3628
Little Haiti Housing Association 305-759-2542
Miami-Dade Housing Agency Private Rental Housing Division Section 8 786-469-4100
Office of Leasing and Occupancy Housing and Urban Development (HUD) 305-638-6464
Opa-Locka Community Development Corporation 305-687-3545
Urban League of Greater Miami Housing Development Division 305-696-4450
TRANSPORT
Action Community Center/Transportation 305-545-9298
American Cancer Society / Patient Services 800-227-2345
Miami-Dade County Paratransit Medicaid Transportation 305-630-5300
Tri-Rail 800-874-7245
Angel Flight Southeast 800-352-4256
Miami-Dade County Medicaid Metropasses 305-630-5300
SOCIAL SECURITY
Social Security Administration 800-772-1213
Social Security Disability Benefits https://www.ssa.gov/benefits/disability/

 

LEADERSHIP            
GIRL’S LEADERSHIP
Junior League of Miami http://www.jlmiami.org/
Girl Power http://www.girlpowerrocks.org/#miami
Urgent Inc. https://www.urgentinc.org
Pace Center for Girls https://www.pacecenter.org/locations/miami
S.O.U.L. Sisters Leadership Collective https://soulsistersleadership.org
WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP
Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Miami-Dade County http://www.womenschamberofcommerce.org
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)- Women-owned Businesses https://www.sba.gov/business-guide/grow-your-business/women-owned-businesses
League of Women Voters https://www.lwv.org
National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) – Kendall Section https://www.facebook.com/NCJWKendall/
National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) – Greater Miami Section http://www.ncjwgms.org/
Sant La- Haitain Neighborhood Center http://www.santla.org/
YWCA Miami https://www.ywca-miami.org
EDUCATION
Soroptimist https://www.soroptimist.org

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT CONTACTS
Aventura Police Department       305-466-8965        
City of Miami Police Department        305-603-6290     
Coral Gables Police Department        305-455-6000
Doral Police Department 786-845-4600 x.2123
Hialeah Police Department 305-953-5351
Homestead Police Department 305-247-1535
Key West Police Department 305-809-1090
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MAAD) 305-273-3744
Miami Beach Police Department   305-673-7776 x.5843
Miami Gardens Police Department 305-474-1490
Miami-Dade Police Department    305-471-2125
Monroe County Sheriff’s Office    305-797-0121
Monroe County SAO 16th Judicial Court 305-292-3400
North Miami Beach Police Department 305-948-5500 x.2570
Office of the Attorney General of Florida 305-377-5850 x.641
Village of Pinecrest Police Department 305-234-2100
S. Department of Homeland Security 305-597-617