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Women in Distress of Broward County, Inc.

Post Office Box 50187
Lighthouse Point, FL 33074
(954) 761-1133
(954) 760-9800

Provides safe shelter, counseling, case management, support groups, batterer's counseling, and counseling for children who have witnessed domestic violence. "State Certified"

Services:Victims Compensation Claims; Information and Referral; Personal Advocacy; Crisis Counseling; Criminal Justice Support/Advocacy; Therapy; Group Treatment; Crisis Hot-Line; Shelter/Safe House; Emergency Legal Advocacy; Community Education; Professional Training
Victims Served:Domestic Violence Victims
Counties Served:Broward
Circuits Served:17
Fee:Yes; no fee for shelter services, other on a sliding scale.
Hours of Service:Mon-Fri 9:00am-9:00pm, 24 crisis line.
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Contacts:Linda Parker
(954) 760-9800