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Region 10


County of:  Broward
 


Region Director:

Rene Barrett
P. O. Box 22-1891
Hollywood FL 33022-1891
954 257-4568
954 927-1124 - Fax
myadvocate@bellsouth.net
Founding Executive Director & Hon. Board Member
Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention, Inc.

If you or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please reach out for hope by calling:
1-800-273-8255 (TALK)
24 hours a day; 7 days a week
(see "Learn the SIGNS"  button above for more information)

Source:  Florida Vital Statistics Annual Reports
 
Table D-12
SUICIDES Homicides HIV
BROWARD
2013 210 97
2012 237 94
2011 233 74 137
2010 252 79 174
2009 226 193 97
2008 238 98 224
2007 223 105 236
2006 192 89 314
2005 176 76 294
2004 226 74 285
2003 212 83 308
2002 263 96 294
2001 217 95 265


Organizations, Programs & Events  in Region 10:
 


Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention (FISP)
Jackie Rosen
FISP Executive Director/CEO
2645 Executive Park Drive
Weston, Florida 33331
Phone: (954) 384-0344
Fax: (954) 384-7988
Cell: (954) 465-7115

fisp@earthlink.net  -  jrosenFISP@aol.com

www.fisponline.org

www.SunProgram.org

We service Dade, Broward and Southern Palm Beach Counties
 

Dear Survivors of Suicide Loss, friends and family members,

      FISP Survivors of Suicide Loss FREE Day of Healing!

                        Saturday, November 22nd

                              from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

                                at the K.C. Wright School Board Building 
                            600 SE 3rd St in Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

                     See below for the day's healing schedule

                                            To Register 
                           Call 954-384-0344 

                      
click here to web register

                   
   or email us at  fisp@fisponline.org

FISP understands that it is so hard to be alone in your grief. That is why we offer you a FREE day of sharing and learning to help you through that process. FISP's 17th Annual International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day of Healing is an opportunity to be with fellow Survivors of Suicide Loss friends, family members and grief professionals who can help you learn ways to navigate through your grief process. You are not alone! FISP is here to help you with five support groups and this supportive Day of Healing.

 

Join us for a Continental Breakfast, Box Lunch, a Mini Survivor Workshop and presentations by local suicide loss survivors and mental health professionals.  We will share the screening of the AFSP video called The Journey and small group discussions that bring together people who have experienced a similar loss. Parking is next to the building and free.

  

I am looking to forward sharing this day of learning, laughter, tears, and true fellowship with you. Together on this day, in a room filled those who understand your grief we will all help each other heal.

 

Jackie Rosen

Executive Director/CEO


Crisis Centers:

211 First Call For Help of Broward
3217 N.W. 10 Terr., #308
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
Administrative Contact:
t)954-390-0493
f)954-390-0499
24-Hour Helplines:
Main:  211 or 954-537-0211  
Teen Hotline: 954-567-8336
Senior Hotline: 954-390-0485
INFO line: (Children's MH/SA):
     954-396-4636
AAS Certified NO
AAS Member YES
Hopeline Member NO

Sun Program
Florida Initiative for Solving Problems- FISP
 

BE PART OF A GROUP OF NEW FRIENDS

                      FOR TEENS, COLLEGE STUDENTS OR SENIORS        

                             HELP YOURSELF AND YOUR NEW FRIENDS

                            SOLVE THEIR PROBLEMS    

www.SunProgram.org
 

Survivors of Suicide: Support Groups

CORAL SPRINGS:

1st & 3rd Monday of the month
7:00 - 8:30 PM

Coral Springs Medical Center, Cafeteria Conference Room
300 Coral Hills Drive
Coral Springs, FL 33065
(954) 344-3000
No Charge
Contact:
Toni Richard and Lauren Day
Call before attending FISP Office:  (954) 384-0344 or www.fisponline.org
 

HOLLYWOOD:

2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month
7:00 - 8:30 PM

Hollywood Cultural and Community Center
1301 S Ocean Drive
Hollywood, FL 33019
(954) 921-3600
No Charge
Contact:
Rene Barrett:  (954) 257-4568 or FISP Office:  (954) 384-0344 or www.fisponline.org
 

MIAMI:

2nd & 4th Thursday of the Month
8:00 - 9:30 PM
Coconut Grove Bank Building, Suite #500

2701 South Bay Shore Drive
Miami, FL 33133
No Charge
Contact:
Jessica Alfonso:  Call before attending:  (954) 384-0344 or www.fisponline.org
 

OAKLAND PARK:

1st & 3rd Wednesday
7:00 - 8:30 PM
211 Community Room

250 NE 33rd St
Oakland Park, FL 33334
No Charge
Contact:
Howard Cohen:  Call before attending FISP Office:  (954) 384-0344 or www.fisponline.org
 

WESTON:

2nd & 4th Thursday of the Month
7:00 - 8:30 PM
Cleveland Clinic Weston
  (954) 689-5000
Jagelman Conference Center, Room 4
2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd
Weston, FL 33331
No Charge
Contact:
Ben Bachus & Lauren Day
Call before attending FISP Office:  (954) 384-0344  www.fisponline.org