Disclaimer: We have included links to other websites and we encourage students and employees to evaluate the materials and to use what they find to be helpful. Please keep in mind that Suffolk University cannot assume responsibility for information on other web sites. For personal assistance, Suffolk University students should contact Counseling, Health and Wellness at 617.573.8226 to schedule an appointment with one of our professional counselors. Assistance is available after normal business hours, on the weekends and holidays by calling Counseling, Health and Wellness at 617.573.8226 and following the prompts to be connected with a mental health professional.
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC) (for Students and Employees)
800-841-8371 (24-hour hotline)
BARCC offers free, confidential services to sexual assault survivors, their friends and families. It also operates a 24-hour confidential hotline that provides survivors of sexual assault with telephone counseling and personal support. The Center also maintains a referral network of survivor support groups (call 617-492-RAPE or 617-492-7273).
Victim Rights Law Center (VRLC) (for Students and Employees)
115 Broad Street
Boston, MA 02110
VRLC is dedicated to serving the legal needs of sexual assault victim. The VRLC provides free legal services, legal training and technical assistance.
Jane Doe Inc. (Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence) (for Students and Employees)
Jane Doe Inc. is an interactive service locator tool to find sexual assault and domestic violence resources in your area and a map of service providers across Massachusetts.
Casa Myrna Vasquez (for Students and Employees)
P.O. Box 180019
Boston, MA 02118
Case Myrna provides Boston’s most comprehensive range of programs to address domestic and dating violence.
Fenway Health Violence Recovery Program (VRP)
VRP provides counseling, support groups, advocacy, and referral services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) victims of bias crime, domestic violence, sexual assault, and police misconduct.