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Women In Distress of Broward County
Also Known As: WID

Hotline: (954) 761-1133
TDD: (954) 527-5385

To stop domestic violence abuse for everyone through intervention, education and advocacy. We strive to accomplish this mission by offering services that include 24-hour crisis intervention through our hotline and emergency shelter, counseling and support for victims and their children at various locations throughout Broward County, as well as education and professional trainings on domestic violence and related topics.


Women in Distress of Broward County
Phone: (954) 760-9800
Fax: (954)832-9487

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 50187
Lighthouse Point, FL 33074

Contact: Mary Riedel
Title: President and CEO


Confidential Location
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Number of Beds: 132


4700 Northwest 3rd Avenue
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
Phone: (954) 760-9800
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: Call for Hours

Thrift Store(s):

WID Blooming Sales
1372 North State Road 7
Margate, FL 33063
Phone: (954) 975-7425
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: 10:00 am-6:00 pm Tue.-Sat.

Additional Services:
  • CPI Project*
  • Dental Program
  • Food and Clothing Assistance
  • InVEST*
  • Teen Dating Violence Services
  • Transportation Assistance

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