Nancy J. Cotterman Center
  • 40 years
  • We Believe You
  • Denim Day 2017
  • We Believe You

2​4 Hour Sexual Assault Helpline ​

Broward County’s only Certified Rape Crisis and Accredited Children’s Advocacy Center 

About Us

It is the mission of the Nancy J. Cotterman Center (NJCC) to improve and enhance the quality of life for victims of sexual assault and child abuse through effective forensically sensitive interventions, implemented by professionals specializing in the fields of sexual assault and child abuse.

400 NE 4th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-357-5775  |  Fax: 954-357-5779
Hearing Impaired/TTY: 954-357-5418

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Cotterman Center Launches New Outreach Effort

The Nancy J. Cotterman Center has launched a new outreach campaign, "We Believe You!" that emphasizes the Center's longstanding approach of believing and supporting victims of sexual assault and child abuse unconditionally. A series of ads representing the faces of those who have been victimized by sexual assault and abuse can be seen on transit buses traveling throughout Broward. The campaign’s launch began with Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month.