Offers free and confidential support services to survivors of sexual violence ages 12 and older, their friends and families, and professionals. BARCC works with survivors regardless of when the violence occurred, with a goal to empower survivors to heal.
Offers a crisis hotline that operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and is answered by trained staff and volunteers. Hotline staff offer a confidential, empathetic, non-judgmental, sensitive, and supportive ear, as well as a wealth of information on available options and resources.
Mass 211 is a hotline that connects you to information about resources in your community.
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Mass 211 is an easy way to find or give help in your community.
Mass 211 responds immediately during times of crisis, to field calls regarding the crisis and to direct callers to services most appropriate for their needs. If you are unable to reach 2-1-1 due to your telephone or cell phone carrier, a toll-free number is available 1-877-211-MASS (6277).
The Sexual Health Counseling and Referral Hotline is an anonymous and confidential hotline that offers objective information and the support necessary to make personal and private decisions. Topics include but are not limited to: birth control, emergency contraception, pregnancy testing, pregnancy options, abortion services, sexual health, sexuality, sexually transmitted infections, gender affirming hormone therapy, etc.
Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts also offers confidential text chats.
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A national program for young people in need of immediate help and safety. A young person can go to one of the locations if they are in a crisis or need a place to stay.
Contact: Text 4HELP (44357) the word “safe” with current location to receive information on the closest Safe Place site.
The Network/La Red’s 24-hour hotline provides free confidential emotional support, information, referrals, safety planning, and crisis intervention for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and/or transgender (LGBQ/T) folks who are being abused or have been abused by a partner. We also offer information and support to friends, family, or co-workers on the issue of domestic violence in LGBQ/T communities.
All hotline staff are trained in domestic violence, peer counseling, crisis intervention, and safety planning.
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.