This page is available by clicking on "Social Services" on MySummit.org. -- October 21, 2016 211 Broward -- 211, 211-broward.org,
Depressed, suffering from substance abuse, in need of healthcare
services, need food or shelter, lonely, have family problems or
relatioship issues? Call 211 24-hours a day to get connected with help for young and old.
Please send suggestions for other non-profit and government organizations that should be listed to Summit.Observer@gmail.com.Some Local Social Services
Age & Disability Resource Center of Broward County, 954.745.9779 adrcbroward.org -- Connecting people with senior and disability services in Broward County
Children's Service Council of Broward County, 954-377-1000, cscbroward.org. "Our
mission is to provide leadership, advocacy and resources necessary to
enhance the lives of the children of Broward County and empower them to
become productive and responsible adults." For an impressive collection
of information and contact information on all types (children, family
and adult) of social services resources see their "Family Resource
Guide" at cscbroward.org/family-resource-guide
Florida Department of Children and Families, myflfamilies.com, Abuse 800.962.2873, Suicide Prevention 800.273.8255, and they also support: Background Screening, Child
Care, Child Welfare, Children's Legal Services, Community-Based Care, Deaf and
Hard-of-Hearing, Domestic Violence, Foster Care, Homelessness, Human
Trafficking, Independent Living Services, Interstate Compact for the Placement
of Children, Mental Health, Public Benefits Integrity, Refugee Services
Impact Broward, 954.484.7117, impactbroward.org, Volunteers who help seniors live independently.
Women in Distress of Broward County, 24-hour crisis line 954.761.1133 womenindistress.org
-- "the only nationally accredited, state-certified, full service
domestic violence center serving Broward County. Our mission is to stop
domestic violence abuse for everyone through intervention, education
and advocacy. We offer 24-hour crisis intervention through our 24-Hour
Crisis Hotline and emergency shelter, as well as counseling and support
for victims and their children."
Some Others Resources
Love is Respect, 888.331.9474 www.loveisrespect.org -- "Loveisrespect’s mission is to engage, educate and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships.".