Courthouse Lactation Rooms

The lactation rooms were created to support attorneys, jurors, court users and employees at the courthouses with a dedicated, comfortable, quiet space for lactation. Please see the following protocols for use of the Lactation Rooms in courthouses across the county.

 Coral Gables Branch Courthouse (3100 Ponce De Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33134)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 102, on the 1st floor of the Coral Gables Branch Courthouse
  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk located in the main lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at: 305-547-0167

Dade County Courthouse (73 West Flagler Street, Miami, Florida 33130)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 304, next to the public restrooms on the 3rd floor of the Dade County Courthouse,
  • Users may access the room by requesting court staff call the Building Manager’s office directly.  A representative from the Building Manager’s Office will meet the user at Room 304 to grant access. Court users may also request access in person at the security desk in the Courthouse Lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 305-349-7600

Hialeah Branch Courthouse (111 E 6 ST, Hialeah, FL 33010)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 101 on the 1st Floor
  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk located on the first floor lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 305-520-4100

 Lawson E. Thomas Courthouse Center (175 NW 1 Avenue, Miami, FL 33128)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 1525, within conference room 1526 on the 15th floor
  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk located on the first floor lobby
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at: 305-349-5500

Miami-Dade County Children’s Courthouse (155 NW 3 ST, Miami, FL 33128)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 4354, within the Court Care area, room 4355 on the 4th floor
  • Users may access the room by going to Court Care in room 4355
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 305-679-1500

 North Dade Justice Center (15555 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33160)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 101, on the 1st floor
  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk located on the first-floor lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 305-354-8787

 Overtown Transit Village South Tower (601 NW 1 CT, Miami, FL 33189)

  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk located on the first-floor lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 786-469-2052

 Richard  E. Gerstein Justice Building (1351 NW 12 ST, Miami, FL 33125)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 238 on the 2nd floor
  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk on the first-floor lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 305-548-5220

 South Dade Justice Center (10710 S.W. 211 Street, Miami, Florida 33189)

  • The Lactation Room is located in Room 1305, on the 1st floor
  • Users may access the room by making a request at the security desk located on the first-floor lobby.
  • For questions, contact the Building Manager’s Office at 305-232-3831

 United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

  • The United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida has a program to provide space and support needs for nursing mothers, including access to lactation rooms. This includes lawyers coming to Court for hearings or trials, litigants and employees. Coordinators for these services have been established at each Court location. Individuals seeking assistance should contact the coordinator in advance of the scheduled court proceeding, or upon notification, so that appropriate accommodation can be arranged. Contact may be made by phone, fax, in writing, or in person.

For All Prospective Jurors, District-wide:
Liz Chapas, Jury Administrator
400 North Miami Avenue, 5th Floor
Miami, FL 33128
Phone: (305) 523-5194
Fax: (305) 523-5199

For Miami: (non-jurors)
Liz Chapas, Jury Administrator
400 North Miami Avenue, 5th Floor
Miami, FL 33128
Phone: (305) 523-5194
Fax: (305) 523-5199

For Fort Lauderdale: (non-jurors)
Angela Noble, Divisional Operations Manager
299 E. Broward Blvd., Room 108
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: (954) 769-5410
Fax: (954) 769-5429

 

For West Palm Beach: (non-jurors)
Angela Noble, Divisional Operations Manager
299 E. Broward Blvd., Room 108
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: (954) 769-5410
Fax: (954) 769-5429

For Fort Pierce: (non-jurors)
Colette Griffin-Arnold, Deputy-in-Charge
101 S US Highway One, Room 1016
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Phone: (772) 467-2308
Fax: (772) 467-2319

For Key West: (non-jurors)
Christine Weech, Operations Specialist
301 Simonton St., Room 130
Key West, FL 33040
Phone: (305) 295-8100
Fax: (305) 295-8109