The American Association of Suicidology (AAS)

The national organization dedicated to the understanding and prevention of suicide, has certified The Center’s crisis hotline service since 1996.

The Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS)

The national accrediting agency for information and referral agencies, awarded accreditation to 211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast (formerly The Center for Information and Crisis Services) in 2001. This was the first agency in the State of Florida and the fifth in the nation to receive this accreditation.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Since its inception, the Lifeline has engaged in a variety of initiatives to improve crisis services and advance suicide prevention. The Lifeline Network strives to create and uphold best practices in assessing suicide risk and imminent risk. All Lifeline centers follow these high standards for helping suicidal callers.

Certified by the Florida Council Against Sexual Violence (FCASV)

The Florida Council Against Sexual Violence is a statewide nonprofit organization committed to victims and survivors of sexual violence and the sexual assault crisis programs who serve them.


Accredited by NonprofitsFirst

211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast is a nonprofit that operates at the highest standard of business. This means being able to manage risks, identify financial trends, and demonstrate impact, accountability and management excellence to funders and community stakeholders.


The Florida Alliance for Information and Referral Services (FLAIRS)

FLAIRS is dedicated to expanding the access that all Floridians have to high-quality human service information. With welfare reform and ever-tightening human service budgets, information and referral (I&R) is now a critical service for the citizens of Florida.