LGBTQ Organizations

The Initiative for Gender Violence Prevention is an ally of the LGBTQ community and works towards ending discrimination and violence against LGBTQ members. The initiative works alongside other community advocacy groups in order to promote and provide:

  • Information on victimization
  • Information on crime prevention
  • Information on victims' legal rights and protections
  • Emotional support to victims
  • Help victims with safety planning
  • Help victims find shelter and transportation

Advocacy

Organization Phone Address
ACLU Women’s Rights Projects 786-363-2700 4500 Biscayne Blvd. Suite 340 Miami, FL 33137
Caring Across Generations 917-596-5519
ED ACT NOW
Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1-800-500-1119 425 Office Plaza Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Florida Council Against Sexual Violence 888-956-7273 1820 E. Park Avenue, Suite 100, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Florida Immigrant Coalition 305-571-7254 2800 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33137
FIU It’s On US 305-348-2277 11200 SW 8th Street, SHC 270, Miami, FL 33199
FIU Victim Advocacy Center 305-348-2277 11200 SW 8 St, SHC 270, Miami, FL 33199
Florida Network of Children’s Advocacy Centers 850-671-4791 2940 East Park Avenue, Suite A, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Florida New Majority 305-754-0118 8330 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33138
Grassroots Global Justice Alliance 305-735-3256 P.O. Box 610663 North Miami FL 33261-0663
Miami’s Women’s Fund 305-441-0506 3001 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Suite 264, Coral Gables, FL 33134
Miami’s Worker’s Center 305-759-8717 6127 NW 7TH Avenue, Miami, FL 33127
SAVE Dade 305-751-7283 4500 Biscayne Blvd Suite 340, Miami FL 33137
There is Hope for Me 7512 Dr. Phillips Blvd. #50655, Orlando, FL 32819
Women in Distress 954-761-1133 (954) 760-9800

Hotlines

Organization Phone Address
Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 PO Box 161810 Austin, Texas 78716
Florida Abuse Hotline 1-800-962-2873 P.O. Box 1770 Ocala, FL 34478-1770
Miami Counseling Services 305-388-7774
National Resource Center on Domestic Violence 1-800-537-2238 1101 Vermont Ave. NW, Suite 400, Washington DC 20005

Human Trafficking Help

Organization Phone Address
Covenant House 954-561-5559 733 Breakers Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304
Florida Coalition Against Human Trafficking 727-442-3064 P.O. Box 2948, Clearwater, FL 33757
Human Trafficking Academy 305-474-2447
International Rescue Mission
Kristi House 305-547-6800 1265 N.W. 12nd Avenue Miami, FL 33136
Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office- Human Trafficking 305-350-5567
Sharing One Love
Stop Sex Trafficking Miami

Legal Help

Organization Phone Address
AI Justice – LUCHA 305-573-1106 3000 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 400, Miami, FL 33137
HOPE Public Interest Resource Center 305-284-2599 1311 Miller Drive, Ste. B446, Coral Gables, FL 33146
Miami Law Human Rights Clinic 305-284-1678 1311 Miller Drive, E295A, Coral Gables, FL 33146

Service Providers

Organization Phone Address
The Children’s Trust 305-571-5700 3150 SW 3rd Avenue, Miami FL 33129
Christina Lalama 305-740-8998
Concept House 305-751-6501 162 NE 49 Street, Miami, FL, 33137
Cyber Civil Rights Initiative
Douglas Gardens CMHC 305-531-5341 1680 Meridian Avenue, Suite 501, Miami Beach, FL 33139
En Familia 305-245-7288 16090 SW 293 Drive, Homestead, FL
Fanm Ayisyen Nan Miyami, Inc. (Haitian Women of Miami) 305-756-8050 181 N.E. 82nd Street, Miami, FL 33138
FIU Victim Advocacy Center 305-348-2277 11200 SW 8 St, SHC 270, Miami, FL 33199
Generative Somatics 510-444-1232
Girl Power 305-756-5502 1600 NW 3rd Avenue, Suite 100, Miami, FL 33136
Guardian as Litem Program 850-922-7213 600 South Calhoun Street, Suite 274 Tallahassee, FL 32399-0979
ICFH (Institute for Child and Family Health) 305-722-7159 15490 NW 7th Avenue, Miami, Fl 33169
JCS- Helping Hands, Not Hurting Hands 305-576-6550 735 NE 125th Street, N Miami, FL 33161
Kids in Distress 954-390-7654 1301 N. Congress Ave. Suite 310, Boynton Beach, FL 33426
Miami Rescue Mission 305-571-2273 2159 NW 1 Court, Miami, FL 33127
Move to End Violence
MUJER, INC 305-247-1388 P.O. Box 900685 Homestead, FL
No More Tears 954-324-7669 10097 Cleary Blvd. #150, Plantation, FL 33324
Sahara of South Florida 1-866-567-7835 10290 North East 2nd Avenue, Miami Shores, FL 33138
Stand Up for Those Who Can’t 305-864-5237 7144 Byron Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33141
Switchboard of Greater Miami, Family Counseling Services Division 305-740-8998 7412 Sunset Dr, Miami, FL 33143
The Advocate Program 305-704-0200 1800 S.W. 1st Street, Suite 321, Miami, FL 33135
The Heros Program 305-243-6864
Trauma Resolution Center 305-374-9990 3000 Biscayne Blvd. Suite 210, Miami, FL 33137

Shelters

Organizations Phone Address
Camillus House 305-374-1065 1603 Northwest 7th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136
Casa Valentina 305-444-0740 2990 SW 35th Avenue, Miami, FL 33133
Domestic Abuse Shelter of the Florida Keys 305-743-4440
Kristi House 305-547-6800 1265 N.W. 12nd Avenue Miami, FL 33136
Safe Space 1-800-500-1119 632 SE Monterey Road, Stuart, FL 34994
The Lodge 305-693-0232 P.O. Box 470728, Miami, FL 33147