Alternative Resources in the Boston Area include:

Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC) 

800.841.8371 (24-hour hotline)
BARCC offers free, confidential services to sexual assault survivors, their friends and families. It also operates a 24-hour confidential hotline that provides survivors of sexual assault with telephone counseling and personal support. The Center also maintains a referral network of survivor support groups (call 617-492-RAPE or 617-492-7273).

Fenway Health’s Violence Recovery Program


Fenway’s Violence Recovery Program (VRP) provides counseling, support groups, advocacy, and referral services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) victims of bias crime, domestic violence, sexual assault, and police misconduct.

RAINN Victim’s Rights Law Center OSPAR New Hope BARCC Voices Against Violence Center For Hope and Healing Boston Public Health Commission


The RAINN  Hotline provides confidential, one-on-one, crisis support 24/7. You can chat with a trained staff member who will provide you with information and referrals through a secure instant-messaging format, or simply offer a safe place to talk about what happened.

Victim’s Rights Law Center

To speak with an attorney for legal assistance in Massachusetts,
please call 617.399.6720 x19
115 Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02110

New Hope

24 Hour Hotline: 1.800.323.4673

Voices Against Violence

Voices Against Violence is a crisis services agency located in Plymouth, NH. It provides information and support to victims and survivors, their family and friends, community members, and professionals around domestic violence, children who witness domestic violence, sexual violence and harassment, stalking, human trafficking and bullying.

24 Hour Hotline: 877.221.6176

Center For Hope and Healing

24 Hour hotline: 800.542.5212

144 Merrimack Street, Suite 304; Lowell, Massachusetts 01852

Ph:   978.452.7721