• The SAFEPLAN civil court advocacy program operates in nine Massachusetts counties: Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Essex, Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden, Middlesex, Plymouth, and Worcester.

    If you need help immediately, find the domestic violence program or shelter nearest you by calling SAFELINK toll-free at 1-877-785-2020. For a referral to a SAFEPLAN Advocate, contact the host agency nearest you.

    Barnstable County

    Independence House
    160 Bassett Lane
    Hyannis, MA 02601
    Phone: 508-771-6507

    Serving:

    • Barnstable Probate and Family Court
    • Barnstable District Court
    • Falmouth District Court
    • Orleans District Court

    Berkshire County

    Elizabeth Freeman Center
    43 Francis Avenue
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    Phone: 413-499-2425

    Serving:

    • Berkshire Probate and Family Court
    • Northern Berkshire District Court (North Adams)
    • Southern Berkshire District Court (Great Barrington)

    Bristol County

    New Bedford Women’s Center
    405 Country Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    Phone: 508-996-3343
    Serving:

    • Bristol County Probate and Family Court (New Bedford)
    • New Bedford District Court

    The Women’s Center at Stanley Street Treatment and Resource Center
    386 Stanley Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    Phone: 508-324-3500
    Serving:

    • Bristol County Probate and Family Court (Fall River)
    • Fall River District Court

    New Hope, Inc.
    140 Park Street
    Attleboro, MA 02703
    Phone: 508-226-4015
    Serving:

    • Attleboro District Court
    • Taunton District Court
    • Taunton Probate and Family Court

    Essex County

    YWCA of Greater Lawrence
    38 Lawrence Street
    Lawrence, MA 01840
    Phone: 978-687-0331
    Serving:

    • Haverhill District Court
    • Lawrence District Court
    • Lawrence Probate and Family Court

    Healing Abuse Working for Change (HAWC)
    27 Congress Street
    Salem, MA 01970
    Phone: 978-744-8552
    Serving:

    • Lynn District Court
    • Salem Probate and Family Court
    • Salem District Court

    Franklin County

    New England Learning Center for Women in Transition (NELCWIT)
    10 Park Street
    Greenfield, MA 01301
    Phone: 413-772-0871

    Serving:

    • Franklin County Probate and Family Court
    • Greenfield District Court
    • Orange District Court

    Hampden County

    Womanshelter/Compañeras, Inc.
    PO Box 1099
    Holyoke, MA 0104
    Phone: 413-538-9717
    Serving:

    • Hampden County Probate and Family Court
    • Chicopee District Court
    • Holyoke District Court

    Hampshire County

    YWCA of Western Mass., Inc.
    One Clough Street
    Springfield, MA 01108
    Phone: 413-732-3121

    Serving:

    • Hampshire County Probate and Family Court
    • Eastern Hampshire District Court (Belchertown)
    • Northampton District Court
    • Westfield District Court

    Middlesex County

    Greater Boston Legal Services
    197 Friend Street
    Boston, MA 02114
    Phone: 617-371-1234

    Serving:

    • Middlesex County Probate and Family Court

    YWCA of Central MA, Inc./BWR
    14 Monument Square,Suite 400
    Leominster, MA 01453
    Phone: 978-537-8601

    Serving:

    • Ayer District Court

    Plymouth County

    A New Day
    PO Box 4206
    Brockton, MA 02403
    Phone: 508-588-2045

    Serving:

    • Brockton District Court
    • Brockton County Probate and Family Court (Brockton)

    South Shore Women’s Resource Center
    PO Box 6237
    North Plymouth, MA 02362
    Phone: 781-582-0078

    Serving:

    • Plymouth County Probate and Family Court (Plymouth)
    • Hingham District Court
    • Plymouth District Court
    • Wareham District Court

    Worcester County

    YWCA of Central MA, Inc./Daybreak
    One Salem Square
    Worcester, MA 01608
    Phone: 508-767-2505

    Serving:

    • Worcester County Probate and Family Court
    • Worcester District Court

    YWCA of Central MA, Inc./BWR
    14 Monument Square, Suite 400
    Leominster, MA 01453
    Phone: 978-537-8601

    Serving:

    • Clinton District Court
    • Fitchburg District Court
    • Gardner District Court
    • Leominster District Court
    • Winchendon District Court

    New Hope, Inc.
    140 Park Street
    Attleboro, MA 02703
    Phone: 508-226-4015

    Serving:

    • East Brookfield District Court
    • Dudley District Court
    • Westborough District Court
    • Milford District Court
    • Uxbridge District Court