The Florida Abuse Hotline accepts reports 24 hours a day and 7 days a week of known or suspected child abuse, neglect, or abandonment and reports of known or suspected abuse, neglect, or exploitation of a vulnerable adult. To make a report you can:
Florida Relay 711 or TTY 1-800-955-8771
Report online at https://reportabuse.dcf.state.fl.us/
Fax your report to 800-914-0004
Visit https://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/abuse-hotline/ for more information.
Our 24-hour hotlines provide crisis intervention, safety planning, supportive counseling, referrals and screening for shelter. Advocates assist victims of domestic violence, sexual violence, prostitution and human trafficking. The hotline program is staffed by trained advocates and volunteers who all maintain your confidentiality. To contact Refuge House:
24 Hour Hotline - 850-681-2111
Gadsden County Office - call 850-627-9377 (In Quincy)
Leon County Office – call 850-922-6062 (Administrative Office)
Visit https://refugehouse.com/crisis-hotline/ for more information.
2-1-1 Big Bend
Community resources and additional hotline and helplines.
Helpline 2-1-1 Resource Directory: https://www.211bigbend.org/findhelp
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255
Florida HIV/AIDS Hotline - 1-800-352-2437
Family Health Line - 1-800-451-2229
Visit https://www.211bigbend.org/ for more information.