Crisis Resources

The following linked resources to assist you, your family, or friends with various health issues. You can also find print resources in the library.

Bullying

  • Stop Bullying - This site has helpful resources for teens that are being bullied or would like to learn more information about bullying.

Drug Abuse

Homelessness

  • Bridge over Troubled Water - Boston - If you are homeless or thinking about running away from home, Bridge Over Troubled Water has resources to help you. You can visit their site in Boston or call their hotline! Call 800-786-2929. Located at:
    Bridge Over Troubled Waters
    47 W Street
    Boston, MA 02111

LGBTQ - Specific Resources

  • GLBT National Help Center
    National Youth Talkline Phone: 800-246-7743
  • The Trevor Project - The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13 to 24. Call 866-488-7386.
  • Transgender Hotline
    Phone: 877-565-8860

Mental Illness

Relationships / Abuse

  • Jane Doe Inc. - The Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence: free and confidential support for you, family members, and friends. If you or a friend have experienced sexual assault visit this site for information or call the SafeLink number. Call 877-785-2020
  • Love Is Respect - This site is a great resource for developing healthy relationships and to find help if you are in (or you think you might be in) an abusive relationship. Call 866-331-9474 or text, "loveis" to 22522
  • National Child Abuse Hotline
    Phone: 800-422-4453

Sexual Education

  • Planned Parenthood - For information regarding sexual health, unplanned pregnancy, STD Screenings, and birth control. Call 800-258-4448
  • Sex, Etc.Org - For information regarding sexual health and questions you may have

Suicide