Due to the sensitive nature of gender discrimination, not all resources are confidential. Before reaching out to a resource, be sure to understand whether that resource is a confidential, private, or nonconfidential resource. View the full list of confidential and private reporting resources available.
Confidential Off-Campus Resources
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center
BARCC offers a 24-hour hotline at 800-841-8371. BARCC also provides information and referrals for rape, sexual assault, dating and domestic violence as well as individual and group counseling, support groups, and accompaniment to local hospitals (such as to Newton Wellesley, where you may meet with a SANE-certified nurse) and police stations.
Jane Doe Inc.
Jane Doe Inc. is the Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence. It offers a 24-hour hotline (1-877-785-2020) as well as a website to connect victims of sexual assault to local resources.
Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project
Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project has a 24-hour crisis line: 1-800-832-1901. The GMDVP also offers confidential information and referrals for rape, sexual assault, dating violence, and domestic violence for gay, bisexual, and transgender men in MA.
Focused on the LGBTQI community, Fenway Health Violence Recovery Program offers a 24-hour hotline: 1-888-242-0900 (Extension 311). In addition, Fenway Health also has confidential individual and group counseling, advocacy, information and referrals for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender men and women.
Additional Off-Campus Resources