Shelters for Victims of Domestic Violence in Florida

West County Satellite Office
1500 NW Ave “L”
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Phone: 561-993-3836
Fax: 561-993-3878
By appointment only – try calling main office 561-655-8944

Withlacoochee Area Legal Services Inc
51 W Fort Dade Ave
Brooksville, FL 34601
Phone: (352) 726-8512

Jewish Family Service of Broward
100 South Pine Island Road, Suite 230
Plantation, FL 33324
Hotline: (954) 560-8303 (24 hours)
Phone: (954) 370-2140
We provide counseling, case management, and emergency financial assistance to victims of abuse.


Alachua Victim Services Center
218 Southeast 24th Street
Gainesville, FL 32641
Hotline: (866) 252-5439
Phone: 352-264-6760
Program services are available to all victims of crime and their families. All services are free, confidential and available to any Alachua County resident.

Alachua County

Peaceful Paths
2100 Northwest 53rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32653
Hotline: (800) 393-SAFE
Phone: (352) 377-5690
Phone: Shelter hotline: (352) 377-8255
Serving Alachua, Bradford, Putnam and Union Counties

Bay County

Salvation Army Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Program
1824 W. 15th St.
Panama City, FL 32401
Hotline: (800) 252-2597
Phone: (850) 769-7989
Fax: (850)769-5346
Providing shelter, out reach counseling, free legal services and legal advocacy.

Brevard County

The Salvation Army North Center Brevard County
PO Box 940
Cocoa, FL 32923-1540
Hotline: (321) 631-2764
Phone: (321) 632-6060
Providing shelter, outreach counseling, legal advocacy, and legal referrals.

Serene Harbor, Inc.
PO BOX 100039
Palm Bay, FL 32910-0039
Hotline: (321) 726-8282
Emergency Domestic Violence Shelter serving Brevard County.

Broward County

Women In Distress of Broward
PO Box 676
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33302
Hotline: (954) 761-1133
Phone: (954) 760-9800
Providing shelter, outreach, advocacy, and therapy to Broward County

Charlotte County

Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies, Inc. (CARE)
PO BOX 510234
Punta Gorda, FL 33951
Hotline: (941) 627-6000 or (941) 475-6465
Phone: (941) 639-5499
Crisis Line Center providing crisis services in English, American Sign Language, and Spanish. Also provides referral services and shelter.

Citrus County

CASA/Citrus Abuse Shelter Association, Inc.
1100 Turner camp Rd.
Inverness, FL 34453
Phone: (352) 344-8111
Spanish, ASL – Assist victims of Domestic Violence by providing shelter, counseling, and outreach services.

Clay County

Quigley House, Inc.
PO Box 142
Orange Park, FL 32067-0142
Hotline: (904) 284-0061 or (800) 339-5017
Phone: (904) 284-0340
Services offered in English and Spanish.

Collier County

Shelter for Abused Women & Children
PO BOX 10102
Naples, FL 34101
Hotline: (239) 775-1101
Phone: (239) 775-3862
Spanish and Portuguese

Columbia County

Another Way, Inc.
PO Box 1028
Lake City, FL 32056
Hotline: (800) 500-1119
Phone: (386) 719-2700 Administration
Serving Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy and Suwannee Counties

Duval County

Florida Victims Services Center
403 West 10th St.
Jacksonville, FL 32206
Hotline: (904) 244-RAPE (24 hours)
Phone: (904) 630-6300
Fax: (904) 630-0770

Hubbard House
PO Box 4909
Jacksonville, FL 32201
Hotline: (904) 354-3114 or (800) 500-1119
Phone: (904) 354-0076
Phone: (904) 354-3114 Outreach Services and (904) 354-3114 Support Groups
Serving Baker, Duval and Nassau Counties

Escambia County

Favor House of Northwest Florida, Inc.
2001 W. Blount St.
Pensacola, FL 32501
Hotline: (850) 994-3560 Santa Rosa or (850) 434-6600 Escambia
Phone: (850) 434-1177 counseling center – Escambia
Serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, services in Spanish and English


Family Life Center
PO Box 2058
Bunnell, FL 32110
Hotline: (386) 437-3505
Phone: (386) 437-7610
Spanish, Hungarian, and other languages available. Providing emergency shelter for victims of Domestic violence


Dawn Center of Hernando
PO BOX 6179
Springhill, FL 34611
Phone: (352) 686-8759
Phone: (352) 592-1288 for Outreach or (352) 540-6222 for Legal Advocate
Spanish, ASL – Provide services to women and children who are in abusive (sexual or domestic violence) situations.

Hillsborough County

The Spring of Tampa Bay
PO Box 4772
Tampa, FL 33677
Hotline: (813) 247-7233
Phone: (813) 247-5433
Spanish, ASL

Indian River

SafeSpace Domestic Violence Services
632 Se Monterey Rd
Stuart, FL 34995
Phone: (772) 569-7233
24 hr. hotline, court advocacy, outreach programs, support groups, children’s program, community programs

SafeSpace Domestic Violence Services
PO Box 2822
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Phone: 772-569-7023
Services in Espanol and English. 24 hr. hotline, court advocacy, outreach programs, support groups, children’s program, community programs


Refuge House
PO Box 20910
Tallahassee, FL 32316
Hotline: (850) 681-2111 or (800) 500-1119
Phone: Taylor/Madison County (850) 584-8808
Phone: (850) 627-9377
Services in Spanish and English. Emergency shelter, outreach and counseling services, rape crisis program, children’s program, community education, 24 hr hotline, collect calls accepted.

Lake County

Haven of Lake & Sumter Counties
2600 South Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Hotline: (352) 753-5800 for DV and (352) 787-1379 for Sexual Assault
Phone: (352) 787-5889
English and Spanish speaking. Free services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Lee County

Abuse Counseling & Treatment, Inc.
PO BOX 6401
Ft. Myers, FL 33906
Hotline: (239) 939-3112
Phone: (239) 939-2553
Spanish and ASL can be accommodated; Serving Lee, Hendry and Glades Counties


YWCA Refuge House
PO BOX 20910
Tallahassee, FL 32316
Hotline: Madison/Taylor Hotline: 850-584-8804
Phone: 850-681-2111 or 1-800-500-1119
Phone: 850-922-6062
Emergency shelter, 24 hr. hotline, outreach services, counseling, rape crisis program, children’s program, community education, collect calls accepted


Hope Family Services, Inc.
PO Box 1624
Brandenton, FL 34206
Hotline: (941) 755-6805
Phone: (941) 747-8499
Fax: 941-749-1796
Spanish and English. 24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, advocacy program, children and family programs, individual and programs, counseling, emergency food and clothing


Ocala Domestic Violence Center/Sexual Assault Center
PO Box 2193
Ocala, FL 34478
Hotline: (352) 622-8495 or 352-622-5919
Phone: (352) 351-4009
Fax: 352-351-9455
RAPE SERVICES: crisis counseling, nurse practitioner rape exam, personal assistance and support, assistance with applying for victim assistance, immediate response to rape victims, counseling for children. Domestic Violence Services: 24 hr hotline, counseling Safety planning, referrals and information, emergency shelter, children’s counseling, court advocacy, public education.


SafeSpace Domestic Violence Services
PO Box 1495
Stuart, FL 34995
Phone: 772-288-7023
24 hr. hotline, court advocacy, outreach programs, support groups, children’s program, community programs

Miami-Dade County

Metro-Dade Advocates for Victims
SafeSpace (South)
PO BOX 901710
Homestead, FL 33090
Hotline: (305) 247-4249
24 hr. hotline, court advocacy, outreach programs, support groups, children’s program, community programs

Metro-Dade Advocates for Victims
SafeSpace (North)
7831 NE Miami Court
Miami, FL 33138
Phone: (305) 758-2804
24 hr. hotline, court advocacy, outreach programs, support groups, children’s program, community programs

The Lodge
PO BOX 470728
Miami, FL 33147
Hotline: (305) 693-1170
Phone: 305-693-0232
Fax: (305) 693-2831
Emergency shelter, 24 hr. hotline, information and referrals, counseling, child assessments, advocacy, case management, community education, professional training, outreach programs, children’s program


Domestic Abuse Shelter, Inc.
PO BOX 522696
Marathon Shores, FL 33052
Hotline: (305) 743-4440 Mid Keys, (305) 294-0824 Low Keys, (305) 852-6222 Upper Keys
Phone: (305) 743-5452
Spanish – serve victims of domestic violence and sexual assault


Shelter House, Inc.
PO Box 220
Serving Okaloosa and Walton Counties
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32549-0220
Hotline: (850) 863-4777 or (800) 44-ABUSE
Phone: (850) 243-1201


Martha’s House
PO Box 727
Okeechobee, FL 34973
Hotline: 863-763-0202
Phone: 863-763-2893
Emergency services to victims of domestic violence


Harbor House
PO BOX 680748
Orlando, FL 32868-0748
Hotline: (800) 500-1119 OR 1-407-886-2856
Phone: (407) 886-2244
English, Spanish, ASL; 24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, outreach services, children’s services, community education


Help Now of Osceola, Inc
PO BOX 420370
Kissimmee, FL 34742
Hotline: (407) 847-8562
Phone: (407) 847-3260
Services in Spanish and English. Sexual assault hotline: 407-847-4668. Serves Osceola County only.

Palm Beach County

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse
PO Box 6161
Delray Beach, FL 33482
Hotline: (800) 355-8547
Phone: (561) 265-3797
AVDA serves Palm Beach County with resources including emergency and transitional housing, a 24-hour hotline, and legal and counseling services.

Pasco County

Sunrise of Pasco County, Inc.
PO Box 928
Dade City, FL 33526
Hotline: (352) 521-3120 or 800-500-1119
Phone: (352) 521-3358
Phone: Sexual assault hotline: 1-888-668-7273
Fax: (352) 521-3099
Spanish and English. 24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, counseling, thrifty store, community education, professional training, legal advocacy, information and referrals

The Salvation Army Domestic Violence Program of West Pasco
PO Box 5517
Hudson, FL 34674
Hotline: (727) 856-5797
Phone: (727) 856-6498
Fax: 727-857-1907
Provide assistance and shelter to women free of charge in domestic crisis.


The Haven of RCS
PO Box 10594
Clearwater, FL 33757
Hotline: (727) 442-4128
Phone: 727-441-2029
RCS concentrates its social service efforts on providing the basic needs of food, shelter, safety, clothing, and household goods to individuals and families.

Community Action Stops Abuse, Inc. (CASA)
PO Box 414
St. Petersburg, FL 33731
Hotline: (727) 895-4912
Phone: (727) 895-4912
Spanish staff available. Se habla espanol. 24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter food clothing and personal care items, crisis intervention, transitional housing, children’s program, advocacy programs, individual and group support

Polk County

Peace River Community Mental Health Organization
PO Box 1559
Bartow, FL 33831-1559
Hotline: (863 519-3744
Phone: (863) 519-0575 Rape Recovery Office
Serving Hardee, Highlands and Polk Counties; Services in Spanish and English. DV Services: court accompaniment, counseling, support, shelter, outreach programs, and information and referrals. MH Services: crisis services, medical psychiatric services, pharmacy services, recovery services, children and adolescent special services.


Lee Conlee House
PO Box 2558
Palatka, FL 32178
Hotline: (386) 325-3141 (24 hours)
Phone: (386) 325-4447 Office
Fax: (386) 328-7755
Provides Shelter and transitional housing, outreach programs, help with getting injunctions for protection, legal support, safety planning support groups, and educational trainings and presentations to anyone in the community who requests it


Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center (SPARCC)
2139 Main Street
Sarasota, FL 34237
Hotline: (941) 365-1976
Phone: (941) 365-0208
Serving Sarasota and DeSoto Counties; Services in Spanish and English. ProvidescCase management, information and referrals, community education, professional training, emergency shelter, 24 hr. hotline, crisis counseling, safety planning, children’s program, transitional housing, hospital and court advocacy


SafeHouse of Seminole
PO Box 2921
Sanford, FL 32772
Hotline: (407) 330-3933
Phone: (407) 302-5220
Fax: 407-302-1080
24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, counseling services, court advocacy, outreach program

St. Johns

Betty Griffin House
1375 Arapaho Avenue
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Hotline: (904) 824-1555
Phone: (904) 808-8544
Fax: 904-808-8338
Provides 24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, individual and group counseling, case management, civil legal representation, court advocacy, services to male DV victims


Domestic Abuse Council, Inc.
PO Box 142
Daytona Beach, FL 32115
Hotline: (386) 255-2102
Phone: (386) 257-2297
Provides 24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, transitional housing, family violence intervention program, outreach services, community school and professional education, teen against violence program, children’s center, legal program, court advocacy


Shelter House
PO BOX 220
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32549
Hotline: (850) 863-4777 or (800) 44-ABUSE
Phone: (850) 243-1201 or TTY 1-800-621-4202
Fax: 850-243-6756
24 hr. hotline, emergency shelter, information and referrals, counseling, support, community education, children’s program, outreach program, prevention programs

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