Other Services

This page contains additional services that may help out individuals seeking or under an extreme risk protective order.

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Statewide Resources

  • Massachusetts Department of Mental Health (DMH), for individuals seeking intensive support for mental illness. www.mass.gov/dmh
  • MassHealth for Commonwealth healthcare services. www.mass.gov/topics/masshealth
  • The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) for individuals seeking services for intellectual and developmental disabilities, including Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). www.mass.gov/dds
  • The Department of Public Health (DPH) for substance misuse services as well as vital resources for suicide prevention. www.mass.gov/dph
  • For individuals with active suicidal thoughts, call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-(800) 273-8255; or text HOME to 741741 for free, 24/7 crisis support.
  • DPH Licensed Community Health Centers.  www.massleague.org/About/MemberList.php
  • Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC) for           individuals with disabilities who want to work or live more    independently. www.mass.gov/mrc
  • Massachusetts Health Connectorwww.mahealthconnector.org
  • Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA), assistance for low-income individuals and families to meet or improve basic needs. www.mass.gov/dta
  • Disabled Persons Protection Commission (DPPC), investigates claims of abuse and/or neglect of adults with disabilities. https://www.mass.gov/orgs/disabled-persons-protection-commission