Community Resources and alternatives to calling The police

PLEASE CONSIDER USING THESE ALTERNATIVES TO CALLING THE MIAMI POLICE DEPARTMENT OR 911 WHEN FACED WITH A SITUATION THAT CALLS FOR DE-ESCALATION AND/OR INTERVENTION.
CRISIS ISSUEPHONE NUMBER(S)PROGRAM/ORGANIZATION
1-877-994-HELP (4357) or
(305) 375-CARE (2273)
Homeless Helpline
(305) 374-1065 Camillus House
HOUSING(305) 438-0556Lotus House 
(305) 635-8953Miami Bridge Emergency Shelter (Children/Youth)
(305) 631-4211 or 211 JCS Helpline Services
(954) 566-2311HOPE South Florida 
(305) 571-2273 Miami Rescue Mission
(305) 899-4600Safespace – Inn Transition
(305) 960-4980City of Miami Homeless Assistance Program
1-877-994-HELP (4357)Chapman Partnership
(305) 638-4933Transitional Housing For Homeless Youth
(786) 469-2060Miami Homes For All
(305) 953-3071Community Empowerment Team Program – Homeless Shelter
(305) 329-3000Metatherapy – Beckham Hall Homeless Shelter for Men
(844) 661-1366Addiction Center
(844) 244-3171Drug Abuse Hotline
(888) 455-2108Addiction Hotline 24/7
(800) 222-1222The National Poison Control Center
(305) 635-7444New Horizons Community Center
SUBSTANCE ABUSE 1 (844) 289-0879National Drug Helpline
(855) 520-2898Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS) 24/7 Help
(800) 262-2463National Help Line for Substance Abuse
(800) 347-8998Cocaine Anonymous
(888) 236-4848FL Council Compulsive Gambling Hotline
1 (800) 662-HELP (4357)SAMHSA National Helpline
(855) 343-1113Alcohol Hotline
(800) 821-4357Alcohol and Drug Helpline
ALCOHOL(800) 729-6686SAMHSA National Clearinghouse for Drug Information
(800) 622-2255National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Hopeline
(800) 252-6465Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline 
(800) 448-3000Boys Town National Hotline
800 -273-TALK (8255)National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(844) 290-5002 Columbus Recovery Center
(888) 611-1698Columbus Recovery Depression Resource
(305) 635-7444 New Horizons Community Center
MENTAL HEALTH(305) 774-3616 or
(305) 774-3617
Banyan Health Systems – Mobile Crisis Response Team
(800) 969-6642Mental Health America
(630) 577-1330The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
(877) 565-8860TRANS LIFELINE
(305) 571-9601 Pridelines
(305) 899-8087 x105 or
1 (866) 634-8087
The Alliance for GLBT Youth (FREE Group Counseling)
(305) 576-2782Aqua Foundation for Women
(305) 663-7195YES Institute 
LGBTQIA+ SERVICES (305) 571-1924National LGBTQ Task Force
(877) 360-LGBTSAGE Hotline
(305) 527-4143SAGE (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders)
(305) 576-2126 or
(305) 582-0710
Safe Schools South Florida
(305) 576-1234Care Resource
(813) 870-3735Equality Florida
(305) 397-8967Latinos Salud
(305) 751-7283SAVE LGBT
(305) 899-1587JCS LGBTQIA+ Services
(800) 656-HOPE (4673) The National Sexual Assault Hotline
SEXUAL ASSAULT(305) 585-RAPE (7273)Sexual Assault Hotline at Jackson Memorial
(305) 585-5185Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center (RTC)
(305) 547-6800Kristi House (Child Sexual Abuse & Trauma)
(888) 956-7273Florida Council Against Sexual Violence
(786) 275-4364Survivors’ Pathway
211 or (305) 631-4211Switchboard of Miami/JCS Helpline Services
(877) 995-5247Safe Helpline
(305) 693-0232 or
(305) 693-1170 
Victim Response, Inc. – The Lodge
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE(800) 799-7233National Domestic Violence Hotline
(305) 438-0556 Lotus House (Youth & DV Victims)
(800) 422-4453National US Child Abuse Hotline
1 (800) 96-ABUSE (22873)Florida Abuse Hotline
(305) 324-5678Voices for Children
YOUTH1 (877) 465-3916 Kristi House Children’s Advocacy Center
(305) 438-0556 Lotus House (Youth & DV Victims)
(305) 635-8953Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services
1 (800)-4-A-CHILD or (800) 422-4453National US Child Abuse Hotline
(305) 579-5733Dade Legal Aid
CRIME 1 (866) 689-4357 or 1 (202) 467-8700The National Center for Victims of Crime
1 (855) 484-2846Victim Connect Resource Center
1 (888) 400-5530Identity Theft Resource Center
(786) 908-2260County Wide Roadside Assistance
*347MDX Road Rangers
AUTO ASSISTANCE (786) 250-9446Family Towing
(305) 635-2300Roadside Assistance Miami
(305) 517-3681Prestige Auto Towing
(954) 524-4302South Florida Wildlife Center Hotline
WILDLIFE/ANIMAL(305) 342-1075Wildlife Rescue of Dade-County
(954) 800-3948Humane Wildlife Consulting of South Florida
(305) 751-9840Pelican Harbor Seabird Station
(305) 798-4663Possum Posse
(305) 644-1200American Red Cross / South Florida
DISASTER RELIEF(800) 462-9029Disaster Outreach
(877) 693-5236Hurricane Helpline
(305) 468-5400Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management