What We Do

Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc. is the only nationally accredited, state-certified, full service domestic violence center serving Broward County.We offer 24-hour crisis intervention through our 24-Hour Crisis Hotline and emergency shelter, as well as counseling and support for victims and their children. We also provide education and professional trainings on domestic violence and related topics in Broward County schools and in the community.

What’s New

Registration Open: SAFEWALK-RUN 5K presented by Pollo Tropical

Join us on Saturday February 21, 2015 at NSU Davie Campus as we celebrate 40 years of keeping families safe. Register today and save $5!


Domestic Violence Awareness



October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Join us at one of the many events throughout Broward County. Get involved today!

Click here for a calendar of events »


PSAs Now Running on WQAM

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Your Family Can Help Our Family This Holiday Season

We are preparing to help support our families this holiday season. We are collecting non-perishable and perishable food for Thanksgiving and holiday gifts for infants through adults. Please click here for a donation drive sign-up form, detailed information on the items we are collecting, and flyers to help you advertise your drive. Thank you for your support!

Thrift Store Savings

November: Thanksgiving Sale and Black Friday Sale at the Women In Distress Thrift Store.

Get Involved
Whether it is a monetary gift or an in-kind donation, you can help keep families safe through donations to Women In Distress.Volunteer: You can have a direct impact on a life affected by domestic violence. Click above to learn more about volunteering at Women In Distress.

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