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Family and Friends Resources

  • 2-1-1 Broward can help you find food, housing, health care, senior services, child care, legal aid and much more.
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. 
  •  Nancy J Cotterman Center (NJCC) improves and enhances the quality of life for victims of sexual assault and child abuse through effective forensically sensitive interventions, implemented by professionals specializing in the fields of sexual assault and child abuse.
  • NAMI Broward County is dedicated to the eradication of the stigma associated with mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life for all individuals affected by these diseases. NAMI Broward County provides free support groups, education classes and seminars, legislative advocacy, and information for people in our community living with mental illness as well as their loved ones.
  • The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
  • Sun Serve's mission is to provide critical life assistance and professional mental health services with an emphasis on economically disadvantaged, marginalized youth, adults and seniors in the greater South Florida metropolitan area.
  • Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc. is 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.
  • The Yes Institute's mission is to prevent suicide and ensure the healthy development of all youth through powerful communication and education on gender and orientation.
  • Active Minds is the nation’s premier nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness and education for young adults.
  • College Parent Central is designed to give you information, and food for thought, about college and about parenting a college student.
  • End The Stigma works to end the stigma around talking about mental health. 
  • The Jed Foundation is a nonprofit that protects emotional health and prevents suicide for our nation's teens and young adults
  •  Set to Go is a program from The Jed Foundation (JED) built to help teens prepare for the transition out of high school. Emotional preparedness for life after high school involves five key areas of knowledge and skill development. 
  • The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.
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If you feel threatened or know of someone who is in extreme distress, call 911 and contact
Public Safety at (954) 262-8999.  
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