Where to Go for Help?

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Crisis Center

https://www.crisiscenter.com/

Call 211 where support is available 24/7

The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay provided free, confidential crisis intervention, along with information and referrals to a Crisis Center service or to over 3,000 other community resources. Visit https://www.211atyourfingertips.org for resources in your community.

Sexual Health Services

Teen Connect Tampa Bay
https://www.teenconnecttampabay.org
Teen Connect Tampa Bay aims to improve teen access to health services and community resources through a centralized online resource directory, referral database, and personalized navigation services.

CDC Get Tested

https://gettested.cdc.gov/

Find free, fast, and confidential HIV and STD testing, condoms, and PrEP near you.

Sexual Assault

Crisis Center of Tampa Bay: Sexual Assault Services

https://www.crisiscenter.com/what-we-do/sexual-assault-services/

Call 211 or 813-264-9961

Crisis Center of Tampa Bay’s Sexual Assault Services is the certified rape crisis center for Hillsborough County. They provide support and assistance to survivors of any unwanted sexual contact including crimes such as rape, incest, sexual harassment and sexual assault. Whether the assault took place 24 hours ago or 20 years ago, help is available.

National Sexual Assault Hotline

https://hotline.rainn.org/online

800-656-HOPE (4673)

Chat online or call to get connected with a trained staff member from your local sexual assault service provider. Whether you’re looking for support, information, advice, or a referral, trained support specialists are ready to help.

Domestic Violence

The Spring of Tampa Bay

https://www.thespring.org/

24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 813-247-7233

The Spring provides comprehensive services to enhance the safety to victims and survivors of domestic violence in Hillsborough County, and support them as they rebuild their lives. Services include shelter, legal representation, support groups, and education.

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

https://www.loveisrespect.org

1-866-331-9474

Text “love is” to 22522

Trained peer advocates are available 24/7/365 to offer education, support and advocacy to teens and young adults, as well as their concerned friends and family members who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

https://www.thehotline.org/

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

Highly trained advocates are available 24/7 to talk confidentially with anyone in the United States who is experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.

LGBTQ

PFLAG Riverview

https://pflag.org/chapter/pflag-riverview

PFLAG provides support, advocacy, and education for families, allies, and LGBTQ individuals.

PFLAG Tampa

https://pflagtampa.org/

PFLAG provides support, advocacy, and education for families, allies, and LGBTQ individuals.

The Trevor Project

https://www.thetrevorproject.org/

The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning young people under 25. Call the TrevorLifeline at 1-866-488-7386 to speak to a trained counselor 24/7 if you are in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe place to talk. TrevorChat is a free, confidential and secure instant messaging service that provides live help to LGBTQ youth. Or text START to 678678 to speak to a TrevorText trained specialist.

Metro Inclusive Health

https://www.metrotampabay.org/

727-321-3854

Metro Inclusive Health provides medical services, counseling services, support groups, and social events for LGBTQ youth and young adults in Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas counties.