If you are in immediate need of shelter or need additional help, call the numbers listed below.

C.A.R.E.’s 24-hour Crisis Hotline: 941-627-6000

Sexual Assault Helpline: 941-637-0404

C.A.R.E.’s Englewood Area Line: 941-475-6465

C.A.R.E.’s Text Helpline: 941-499-8534

Florida Relay: Dial 7-1-1

VOICE/TDD/TTY: Dial 941-627-6000

Florida Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-500-1119

Florida Sexual Violence Hotline: 1-888-956-RAPE (7273)

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

National Sexual Violence Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline: 1-866-331-9474

C.A.R.E. Inc. is pleased to provide or facilitate accommodations, including American Sign Language interpreters, assistive listening devices, and alternative formats of printed materials, upon request from persons who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing or are living with disabilities. Please request appropriate assistance from any of our staff.

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