24/7 Crisis Resources and Mental Health

The following are 24/7 resources for those in crisis, as well as broader mental health resources. We understand during this time more than ever it is easy to feel isolated. GWISE is committed to supporting our members and fighting gender based discrimination and misconduct on behalf of our community. If you need us, we’re here to help. Please be aware, if you are in a dangerous home situation, such as domestic violence, emotional/physical/sexual abuse, the shelter-in-place order does not apply to you. Stay safe. 
24/7 Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Crisis Lines
  • SARP Crisis Line617-353-SARP (7277)
  • BUPD: 617-353-2121
  • Boston Area Rape Crisis Center: 800-841-8371
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline: (800) 656-4673
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-7233
  • SafeLink (MA Domestic Violence Hotline): (877) 785-2020
  • The Network/La Red (LGBTQ+ Abuse Support) Hotline: 617-742-4911 
  • Resources for survivors
  • Translational living programs by location. If you are in a dangerous home situation, the shelter in place order does NOT apply to you
24/7 Mental Health Support Crisis Lines
  • BU Behavioral Medicine: 617-353-3569
  • BU Crisis Intervention Center: 617-353-3569
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-273-TALK (8255)
  • National COVID-19/Disaster Distress Hotline: 800-985-5990
  • Samaritans (Boston Area Hotline): 877-870-4673
  • Find your local crisis center