If you are experiencing an emergency, dial 911 immediately. If you are in immediate need of shelter or need additional help, call the numbers listed below.

Self Help Information:

Access local self-help centers, free and low-cost legal aid, and family law forms for use in a number of family-related situations. CLICK HERE

Domestic Violence / Counseling Programs

Florida Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-500-1119; www.fcdav.org

Florida Sexual Violence Hotline: 888-956-RAPE (7273); www.aardvarc.org

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-SAFE (7233); www.ndvh.org

National Sexual Violence Hotline: 800-656-HOPE (4673); www.rainn.org

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline: 866-331-9474; www.loveisrespect.org

Abuse, Counseling & Treatment: 239-939-2553; www.actabuse.com/

Drug & Alcohol Rehab in Florida: 855-995-5576; www.drugrehab.com/florida

Behavioral Health

Lee Health Behavioral Health Center: 239-343-9180

Florida Resources

The Florida Bar Association: https://thefloridabarfoundation.org

Florida Legal Services, Inc.: www.floridalegal.org

Legal Services for Veterans: Click Here

Consumer Assistance

F.L.A.S.H. (Florida Attorneys Saving Homes): 1-866-607-2187

Lee County Bar Association: 239-334-0047

Florida Bar Referral: 1-800-342-8011; www.floridabar.org

H.O.P.E. (Pre Foreclosure Hotline): 1-888-995-4673

Legal Hotline: 1-800-625-2257

Florida Rural Legal Aid: 239-334-4554; www.frls.org/home.html

County/ Court Numbers

Lee County Clerk of Courts: 239-533-5000; www.leeclerk.org

Other Numbers

United Way 2-1-1: 211

Salvation Army (emergency financial assistance): 239-278-1551

Child Support Enforcement: 800-622-5437

Identity Theft Hotline: 877-438-4338

Elder Hot Line: 866-505-4888

Department of Labor (Accident): 800-321-6742

Consumer Fraud Complaints: 877-382-4357

Medicare Hotline: 800-633-4227

Veteran Affairs: 800-827-1000

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Co-Parenting After Divorce

Successful Co-Parenting After Divorce Toolkit:  https://coparenting.fsu.edu

Una Crianza Compartida Exitosa Después del Divorcio: https://spanish.coparenting.fsu.edu