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Region 11


Counties of:  Dade & Monroe
 


Region Director:

Diana Flores
Intern and Quality Assurance Coordinator
Certified Information and Referral Specialist (CIRS)
Switchboard Of Miami
190 NE 3rd Street
Miami FL 33132
Tel: (305) 358-1640 x162
Fax: (305) 377-2269
24-Hour HELPline: (305) 358-4357 or 211
TTY: (305) 644-9449 or 211, opt 4
http://www.switchboardmiami.org


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
DADE      
2013 215 236  
2012 222 233  
2011 206 224 230
2010 221 216 268
2009 239 282 153
2008 234 255 353
2007 266 240 397
2006 190 236 443
2005 194 174 407
2004 195 216 442
2003 203 208 424
2002 219 214 411
2001 218 203 466
MONROE      
2013 32 2  
2012 19 4  
2011 24 3 6
2010 17 6 11
2009 25 9 5
2008 16 2 10
2007 17 2 10
2006 20 3 8
2005 11 10 10
2004 24 3 11
2003 24 6 14
2002 16 2 11
2001 16 1 15


Organizations, Programs & Events  in Region 11:
 


Crisis Centers:

Switchboard of Miami, Inc.
190 NE 3rd Street
Miami, FL 33132
Administrative Contact:
t)(305)358-1640
f)(305)377-2269
info@switchboardmiami.org
www.switchboardmiami.org

Language information:
English, Spanish & Creole
Tele-Interpreter Services for other languages.

See Services provided by Switchboard of Miami;
[click here]

(305)358-4357 Local Suicide Hotline
Hours: 24/7
(305)377-8336 Teen Hotline
Hours: 24/7
(305)358-4357 Domestic Violence Hotline
Hours: 24/7
(305)358-4357 Substance Abuse Counseling
Hours: 24/7
(305)358-4357 Mental Health Information and Referral
Hours: 24/7
(305)358-2477 services
Hours: 24/7
AAS Certified YES
AAS Member NO
Hopeline Member YES

Certification: Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS)
   Certified 2-1-1 provider for Miami-Dade, Collier and
Monroe Counties
   American Association of Suicidology
   Florida's Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association
   Licensed by Florida's Department of Children and
Families

Membership: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
National Network of Runaway and Youth Services
National Caregiver Association
Florida Association of Information and Referral Services
National 2-1-1
2-1-1 Network of Florida
South Florida Behavioral Health Network
Volunteers Active in Disaster (VOAD)
Communities of Practice for LGBTQ - Florida
American Association of Suicidology
Hopeline Member

Metro Dade Advocates for Victims
P.O. Box 380817
Miami, FL 33238-0817
Administrative Contact:
t)305.758.2804
f)305.756.1347
  AAS Certified NO
AAS Member NO
Hopeline Member NO
Helpline, Inc.
P.O. Box 2186
Key West, FL 33045-2186
Administrative Contact:
t)305.292.8445
f)305.292.8447
KEYSLINE@aol.com
Hours:
800.273.4558 toll free 305.292.8440 teen line
Hours:
 
AAS Certified NO
AAS Member NO
Hopeline Member NO


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:  Call before attending:  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
 


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