Domestic violence programs for survivors

If you are a victim of abuse, you are not alone. Here you'll find resources from around the Commonwealth to help you.

There's more help available to you (and your children) than ever before. You, and only you, can make the decision to change or permanently end the abusive relationship you endure on a daily basis. No one deserves to be abused. Listed below are numerous domestic violence programs available across Massachusetts.

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger or is in an emergency, please call 9-1-1.

Nationwide

SafeLink

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (877) 785-2020

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (877) 521-2601 (TTY)

National Domestic Violence Hotline 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 799-7233
National Sexual Assault Hotline 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 656-4673

Statewide Organizations

Our Deaf Survivor's Center 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (885) 812-1001
SafeLink - Statewide Domestic Violence

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (877) 785-2020

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (877) 521-2601 (TTY)

 

Transitional Living Programs

Alternative House Lowell

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (888) 291-6228

Local: (978) 454-1436

Casa Myrna Dorchester SafeLink: (877) 785-2020
Elizabeth Stone House Roxbury

For Support Groups: (617) 409-5413

Spanish: (617) 409-5420

Second Step Newton (617) 965-3999
YWCA of Western MA Springfield

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (413) 733-7100 (TTY/V)

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 796-8711 (TTY/V)

Llamanos (Spanish): (800) 223-5001

New Hope Throughout South Central and Southeastern MA (800) 323-4673 (HOPE)
YWCA of Northeastern MA Lawrence

Office (9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.): (978) 682-3039

24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline: (844) 372-9922

DOVE Quincy

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 471-1234

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (888) 314-3683 (DOVE)

Transition House Cambridge 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 661-7203

Greater Boston Area

Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence Boston (617) 338-2355
Casa Myrna Boston SafeLink: (877) 785-2020
Elizabeth Stone House Roxbury

For Support Groups: (617) 409-5413

Spanish: (617) 409-5420

FINEX House Jamaica Plain 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 288-1054
HarborCov Chelsea 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 884-9909
REACH Waltham 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 899-4000
Renewal House Boston 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 566-6881
RESPOND Somerville 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 623-5900
Transition House Cambridge 24/7 Crisis Hotline:(617) 661-7203

Southeastern Massachusetts

A Safe Place Nantucket

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (508) 228-2111

 

Brockton Family and Community Resources Brockton

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (508) 583-6498

 

DOVE South Shore

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (617) 471-1234

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (888) 314-3683 (DOVE)

 

Independence House Hyannis

Office: (508) 771-6507

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 439-6507

 

New Hope Throughout South Central and Southeastern MA 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 323-4673 (HOPE)
South Shore Resource and Advocacy Center Plymouth

Office (9 a.m.-5 p.m. M-F): (508) 746-2664

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (888) 746-2664

Stanley Street Treatment and Recovery (SSTAR)'s Women Shelter Fall River

Women's Shelter: (508) 675-0087

Health Imperatives Brockton

(508) 583-3005 (TTY)

Martha's Vineyard Community Services Vineyard Haven

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (508) 696-7233 (SAFE)

Northeastern Massachusetts

Alternative House Lowell

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (888) 291-6228

Local: (978) 454-1436

Help for Abused Women and their Children (HAWC) Salem

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (800) 547-1649

Salem Office: (978) 744-6841

Supportive Care

Haverhill

Lawrence

(978) 686-1300

(800) 691-3947

Jeanne Geiger Crisis Center Newburyport 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (978) 388-1888
Women's Resource Center

Haverhill

Lawrence

(978) 373-4041

(978) 685-2480

YMCA of Greater Lawrence Lawrence

Office (9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.): (978) 682-3039

24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline: (844) 372-9922

Central Massachusetts

Voices Against Violence Framingham

(800) 593-1125

(508) 686-8686 (TTY)

YWCA Central Massachusetts Worcester 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (508) 755-9030

Western Massachusetts

Elizabeth Freeman Center Pittsfield 24/7 Crisis Hotline: (866) 401-2425
Safe Passage Northampton

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (413) 586-5066

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (888) 345-5282

New England Learning Center for Women in Transition (NELCWIT) Greenfield 24/7 Crisis Hotline: 413) 772-0806
Womanshelter/Companeras Holyoke

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (413) 536-1628

 

YWCA - Arch Springfield (800) 796-8711
YCA - New Beginnings Westfield (800) 479-6245
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