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Abuse Hotline - DCF

The Florida Abuse Hotline accepts reports 24 hours a day. Anyone who suspects that a child or vulnerable adult is abused or neglected needs to make a report. You can report online, by phone or by fax.

Abuse Hotline: 800.962.2873
Florida Relay Services: dial 711 or TTY: 800.955.8771

Si usted es un locutor español y desea divulgar abuso, llame por favor el teléfono directo en 800-962-2873 para hablar con un consejero de habla hispana.

Alternative Parenting Option - Adoption

This agency offers adoption as an alternative parenting option. They are committed to provide support for expectant/birth parents. Before, during, and after adoption. They also provide resources for birth parents who choose to parent. Emotional, physical, or financial needs are provided for. The support is at no cost. Please call or visit the website for more information.

***Toll Free*** 1.855.899.5683

Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida - Elder Care

Area Agency on Aging helps seniors, as well as their caregivers. They offer a range of services, and referrals.

Services Include:

  • The Elder Helpline
  • Home- and Community-Based Care
  • SHINE (Medicare counseling)
  • Health & Wellness Workshops
  • Elder Abuse Prevention & Education
  • EHEAP (Emergency Home Energy Assistance)
  • MIPPA (Medicare savings for low income beneficiaries)
  • Statewide Medicaid-Managed Long-Term Care
  • Respite Care
  • Veteran-Directed Home and Community Based Services

Please call or visit website for more information.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. - After School Tutoring/Youth Mentoring

Catholic Charities offers After School Tutoring and Youth Mentoring. They help young students who are at risk of failure and dropping out of school. They give them one-on-one tutoring and mentoring. Volunteer tutors are paired up with the same students every week when possible to maintain consistency. Call for more information.

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities - Support Services

CARD-USF provides information to families of those with autism. They can offer referrals for community support. Families are encouraged to take part in local activities. There are many online resources, including a community calendar. This shows local autism events. There are also support group listings. Families can get one-on-one counseling from a CARD consultant.

Please see the website for all services.

Children's Home Society of Florida - Gulf Coast

This agency strives to protect children and teens. They provide emergency shelter. They have a foster care program. They can help with adoption. Teens who are aging out of the foster system get skills and training to be self-sufficient. Individual and family counseling are available. Please see the website for all services.

Range of services include:

  • Child Advocacy
  • Child Protection
  • Community Based Mentoring
  • Emergency Residential Shelter Care
  • Foster Care Support
  • Joshua House Emergency Shelter
  • Teen Parenting Program

Additional Location:
8302 Laurel Fair Circle
Suite 110
Tampa, Florida
33610
United States
813.740.4266