• Newton and Boston Area Resources December 2019

    Recreation Centers:

    Boys and Girls Club                                Newton             617.630.2066

    Boys and Girls Club                                Roxbury            617.427.6050

    Shelburne Community Center                  Roxbury            617.635.5213

    Sportsmen Tennis Club                          Dorchester        617.288.1156

    Nonantum Boxing Club                            Newton              617.340.3700      

    Teen Center in YMCA                             Newton             617.244.6050

    Outpatient Services:

    William James College Interface Referral Service         888-244-6843 Mon  Fri, 9am –5pm

    Alcoholics Anonymous: Self-Help groups.  www.aabosmeetings.org to find meetings

    Alanon and Alateen mtgs: Self-help groups for those impacted by a loved one’s     drinking/using.  http://ma-al-anon-alateen.org 

    NERNA (New England Region of Narcotics Anonymous: Self-Help groups.  http://www.nerna.org/meetings/search/area

    Learn 2 Cope: Self-help for families with loved one’s addiction.  www.learn2cope.org


    Right Turn: A Creative Place for Recovery  Watertown  617.781.646.3800 or 800.578.8876   www.right-turn.org

    Adams Street Associates                       Newton             617.965.4090

    Boston Asian: YES                                  Boston              617.482.4243

    Bridge Over Troubled Waters                  Boston               617.423.9575  (For 14-24 year   olds- many services available)

    Brigham and Women’s Hospital              Jamaica Plain        617.983.4100

    The Trauma Center at Justice Resource Institute  Brookline  617.232.0687

    Brookside Community Health Center    Jamaica Plain       617.552.4700

    Charles River Counseling                       Newton               617.527.4610

    Codman Square Health Center              Dorchester          617.825.9660

    Dimock Community Health  Center        Roxbury              617.442.8800

    Family Services of Greater Boston       Jamaica Plain       617.523.6400

    Fenway Community Health Center        Boston                 617.375.2250

    La Allianza Hispana                               Boston                 617.442.2259

    Lamour Mental Health Services              Randolph              781.885.7252

    South Cove Community Health Center   Boston                    617.521.6730   

    MEDA                                                   Newton                   617.558.1881                  (Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association)

    Riverside Counseling                              Newton                617.969.4925

    Sameem Associates                               Newton                 617.964.1060              

    WAGLY – Support for LGBTQ youth   www.outmetrowest.org  

    Whittier Street Health Center                  Roxbury               617.427.1000


    Samaritans of Massachusetts- 24 hour assistance- Call or Text    877.870.HOPE (4673)                                             

    Boston Area Rape Crisis Center  24 hour assistance      800-841-8371

    Planned Parenthood                                                       800.258.4448, option #3.  [Hotline staff and volunteers are available Monday/Tuesday/Thursday 9 AM - 8 PM; Wednesday/Friday 9 AM - 6 PM.

    Reach Beyond Domestic Violence         Waltham           800.899.4000

    The Second Step                                     Newton             617.965.3999

    Family Justice Center                                                     617.779.2100  [Range of services from Victim Witness Advocacy to GLBTQ issues]

    Boston Centers for Youth and Families  (Employment Opportunities)   617.635.4202                                                               

    Riverside 24 hr. Emergency Service      Needham          899.529.5077

    Evaluation and Assessment:

    Bournewood Hospital                              Brookline         617.649.0300

    Children’s Hospital –ASAP                     Boston              617.355.2727                      (Adolescent Substance Abuse Program)

    Genesis Counseling Center                   Framingham       508.620.2992 www.genesiscounseling.org  (Assessment, short term counseling, and parent support)

    McLean Hospital                                    Belmont            617.855.2000

    St. Elizabeth’s Hospital                          Brighton            617.789.2574

    Mass. General Hospital- ARMS  (Addiction Recovery Management Service)                                                                                      Boston               617.643.4699

    Newton-Wellesley Hospital                     Newton             617.243.6000

    Arbour Health (Admissions for hospital level care)           800.222.2237

    Bereavement Support

    Jeff's Place                                         Framingham              508-879-2800


    The Children's Room                           Arlington                  781.641.4741


    Good Grief Program                            Boston                     617.414.4005/617.921.4008


    Parmenter Home Care Hospice, Heart Play, Wayland/Framingham   508.358.3000


    The Bertolon Center for Grief and Healing at Care Dimensions (formerly Hospice of North Shore and Greater Boston)       Danvers                  978.774.5100