DO NOT CALL THE POLICE – Find Alternatives to calling Miami PD

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. WE CAN ABOLISH THE POLICE BY NOT CALLING THE POLICE.
CRISIS ISSUEPHONE NUMBER(S)PROGRAM/ORGANIZATION
211 or (305) 631-4211JCS Helpline Services
1-877-994-HELP (4357) or
(305) 375-CARE (2273)
Homeless Helpline
HOUSING(305) 374-1065Camillus House
(305) 438-0556Lotues House 
(954) 566-2311HOPE South Florida 
(305) 571-2273Miami Rescue Mission
(800) 331-2900Alcohol Hotline
(800) 821-4357Alcohol and Drug Helpline
ALCOHOL(800) 729-6686Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline
(800) 622-2255National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Hopeline
(800) 252-6465Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline 
(800) 448-3000Boys Town National Hotline
(844) 244-3171Drug Abuse Hotline
(800) 222-1222The National Poison Control Center
SUBSTANCE ABUSE (800) 729-6686Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline
(800) 262-2463National Help Line for Substance Abuse
(800) 347-8998Cocaine Anonymous
(888) 236-4848FL Council Compulsive Gambling Hotline
800 -273-TALK (8255)National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
MENTAL HEALTH(305) 774-3616 or
(305) 774-3617
Banyan Health Systems – Mobile Crisis Response Team
800-969-6642The National Mental Health Association
630-577-1330The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
(800)656.HOPE (4673)  or
online.rainn.org
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) 547-6800 or
info@kristihouse.org
Kristi House (Child Sexual Abuse & Trauma)
(888) 956-7273Florida Council Against Sexual Violence
(786) 275-4364 or
info@survivorspathway.org
Survivors’ Pathway
211 or (305) 631-4211Switchboard of Miami/JCS Helpline Services
(877) 995-5247Safe Helpline
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE(800) 799-7233National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 422-4453National US Child Abuse Hotline
(305) 646-3600LGBTQ Helpline
LGBTQIA+ SERVICEShttp://www.aquafoundation.org/Aqua Foundation for Women
https://yesinstitute.orgYES Institute 
(786) 908-2260County Wide Roadside Assistance
AUTO ASSISTANCE*347MDX Road Rangers
(786) 250-9446Family Towing
(305) 635-2300Roadside Assistance Miami
(305) 517-3681Prestige Auto Towing
(954) 524-4302South Florida Wildlife Center Hotline
WILDLIFE/ANIMALS(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