LOCAL RESOURCES:

ABUSE

Florida Abuse Reporting
Phone: 1-800-962-2873
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Phone and online resource to report suspicions of 1) abuse, abandonment, and or neglect of children 2) abuse, neglect, exploitation of persons 60 years or older and adults with disabilities

Kristi House, Inc.
Phone: 305-547-6800
Address: 1265 NW 12 Avenue Miami, FL 33136
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Counseling for child victims of sexual abuse

BULLYING

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Bullying Reporting Process
Phone: 305-995 CARE (2273)
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Assists students in reporting bullying incidences

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Switchboard of Miami
Phone: 305-358-HELP (4357)
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Referral center for variety of community health resources, including domestic violence assistance

24-Hour Miami-Dade County Domestic Violence Division
Phone: 1-800-500-1119

Information and assistance in navigating the legal system in domestic violence cases

Miami-Dade Office of the State Attorney
Domestic Violence & Stalking Assistance
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Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Council of Greater Miami
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A database of organizations and agencies in the South Florida area that address domestic violence issues

SEXUAL ASSAULT

Kristi House, Inc.
Phone: 305-547-6800
Address: 1265 NW 12 Avenue Miami, FL 33136
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Counseling for child victims of sexual abuse

Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital
Phone: 305-585-RAPE (7273) 24/7 hotline
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Treatment for individuals who have been raped, sexually assaulted, or sexually abused

 

GENDER & SEXUAL ORIENTATION

Pridelines Youth Services—South Florida
Phone: 305-571-9601
Address: 9526 NE 2 Avenue #104, Miami Shores, Florida 33138
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Support, education and referral services for LGBTQ community  

YES Institute-South Florida
Phone: 305-663-7195
Address: 5275 Sunset Drive, Miami, FL 33143
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Education and training on gender, sexual orientation, leadership, and communication

LGBTQ Information Line-Miami-Dade County (Operated by Switchboard of Miami)
Phone: 305-646-3600

Serving lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender and those questioning their sexuality (LGBTQ) throughout Miami-Dade County

The Alliance for GLBTQ Youth
Main Office - 305-899-8087
Toll Free - 1-866-634-8087
Address: 1175 NE 125th Street Suite 510, North Miami, FL 33161
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Coordinates services for GLBTQ youth through partnerships with Miami-Dade County organizations.

GENERAL LEGAL SERVICES

Dade Legal Aid
Phone: 305-579-5733
Address: 123 N.W. 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33128
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Free legal service provider for the indigent/poor in Miami-Dade County. Primarily handles legal matters which involve children, such as child abuse, neglect and juvenile delinquency cases

Legal Services of Greater Miami
Miami Location
Phone: 305-576-0080
Address: 3000 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 500, Miami, FL 33137
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Catholic Legal Services
Phone: 305-373-1073
Address: 28 West Flagler, 10th Floor, Miami, FL 33130
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Provides professional immigration services to refugee and immigrant community, particularly low-income clients

South Dade Law Center
Phone: 305-576-0080
Address: 11285 SW 211 Street, Suite 302, Miami, Florida 33189
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Liberty City-Miami Worker's Center (Belafonte Tacolcy)
Phone: 305-576-0080
Address: 6161 NW 9 Avenue, 2nd Floor, Miami, Florida 33127
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Provides free civil legal services to neediest individuals in Miami-Dade community. Represents clients in legal matters relating to housing, health care, education, disability benefits, family issues, and employment

 

NATIONAL RESOURCES:

ABUSE

National Child Abuse Hotline
Phone: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453) 24/7 hotline
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24-hour confidential phone resource to report suspicions of abuse, abandonment, and or neglect of children. Hotline offers crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals to thousands of emergency, social service, and support resources

BULLYING

StopBullying.gov
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Promotes anti-violence and bullying prevention

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

RAINN—Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
Phone: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)
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A 24-hour hotline offering services and referrals for survivors of domestic violence and sexual abuse

GANGS

Youth Gang Prevention Hotline (Operated by Switchboard of Miami)
Phone: 305-631-GANG (4264) 

Information and referral services via trained counselors to minimize youth gang involvements 

STALKING

National Center for Victims of Crime
Stalking Resource Center
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A resource for victims of stalking

TEEN DATING ABUSE

Love is Respect (National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline)
Phone: 1-866-331-9474 or text "loveis" to 22522
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Provides teens with a safe place to discuss abusive relationships, 24 hours a day via phone, text, and online chat

TRAFFICKING

National Human Trafficking Resource Center
Phone: 1-888-373-7888 or text HELP to BeFree (233733)
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Provides individuals with a safe place to report a tip and to connect with anti-trafficking services in the area, 24 hours a day via phone and text.