Resources

At MIT

Violence Prevention and Response (VPR) at MIT Medical: 
24-Hour hotline: 617-253-2300
email: vpradvocate@mit.edu

MIT Student Support Services

MIT Medical and Mental Health

Community Resources outside of MIT

NOTE: if you are interested in any of the following, VPR’s full-time advocates will be happy to assist you in information gathering and/or facilitating connections to resources.

Boston Area Rape Crisis Center 24-Hour Hotline: 800-841-8371

Rape, Incest, Abuse National Network (RAINN)

  • National Sexual Assault Hotline – 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

Jane Doe, Inc Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Center for Violence Prevention and Recovery, (617) 667-8141

 Fenway Health Violence Recovery Program (LGBT)   For help or information during business hours, call the Violence Recovery Program at 617.927.6250 or 1.800.834.3242  (toll-free in MA).

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

 Casa Myrna Vasquez

 SafeLink 24 hour hotline 1-877-785-2020

  •  SafeLink is a 24-hour, free and multi-lingual hotline for Massachusetts. An advocate can talk with you about your needs and help you identify shelters, programs and other resources. They can connect you to services for both domestic violence and sexual assault.

Male Survivor

Victim Rights Law Center

Suffolk District Attorney’s Office (Boston)

Middlesex District Attorney’s Office (Cambridge) As part of the office’s Family Protection Bureau, the Domestic Violence Unit is comprised of prosecutors, advocates and caring professionals dedicated to working exclusively on cases of domestic violence and sexual assault.

The Trauma Center (Brookline) Located at 1269 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446  General Tel: (617) 232-1303  Clinical Intake: (617) 232-0687

Cambridge Health Alliance Victims of Violence Program Central Street Health Center at 26 Central Street Somerville, MA 02143    tel: 617-591-6360

Community Programs Against Sexual Assault (CPASA) (Roxbury) Phone: (617) 427-4470