This page is available by clicking on "Social Services" on -- October 21, 2016
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Some Local Social Services

211 Broward -- 211,, 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.

Age & Disability Resource Center of Broward County, 954.745.9779
-- Connecting people with senior and disability services in Broward County

Children's Service Council  of Broward County, 954-377-1000, "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

Florida Department of Children and Families,, 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,,  Volunteers who help seniors live independently.

Women in Distress of Broward County, 24-hour crisis line 954.761.1133 -- "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 -- "Loveisrespect’s mission is to engage, educate and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships.".