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Crisis & Counseling

Important Telephone Numbers:

Citizens for Citizens
Fall River, MA 508-679-0041
Taunton, MA 508-823-6346
Community Health Centers
Carver Community Health Center 508-866-3873
New Bedford Community Health Center 508-996-8201
Counseling
Bay State Community Services – Main Office 617-471-8400
Center for Human Services 508-746-6737
New Bedford Child & Family Services – Outreach 508-990-0894
New Bedford Child & Family Counseling 508-996-8572
508-984-5566
New Bedford Child & Family Plymouth 800-469-9888
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault
Battered Women Hotline 508-992-4222
Domestic Violence Hotline 877-785-2020
New Hope 800-323-HOPE
South Shore Women Center 888-746-2664
New Bedford Women’s Center 508-996-6636
Drugs & Alcohol
AdCare Hospital 508-999-1102
Al-a-teen 508-366-0556 or 508-394-4555
Alcoholics Anonymous Hotline 508-746-5611
Cocaine Hotline 800-262-2463
M.A.D.D. 781-328-0002
Narcotics Anonymous 1800-624-3578 or 1866-NA-HELPU
New Bedford Child & Family Services – Outreach 508-990-0894
New Bedford Child And Family Services 508-996-8572
New Bedford Counsel on Alcoholism 508-992-7788
P.A.C.C.A. 508-997-9051
Reflections (CAP) 508-994-3678
Treatment on Demand 508-984-0025
 Women’s Addiction Treatment Center, New Bedford                      774-628-1000
Educational Services/Job Training
Educational Opportunity Center 508-995-3026
Job Crops 800-733-JOBS or 800-733-5627
Mass Health 1-888-665-9993
New Bedford High School & G.E.D. 508-997-4511
New Directions (City of New Bedford) 508-979-1479
Emergency
Abuse/Neglect Hotline 800-792-5200
Crisis Center 508-996-3154
Poison 1-800-222-1222
HIV/AIDS
AIDS Action Hotline 800-235-2331
HIV Testing 800-696-AIDS
Gay & Lesbian Services
BAGLY 617-227-4313
Gay & Lesbian Youth Hotline 800-422-2459
United Way 800-231-4377
Homelessness
American Red Cross 508-996-8286
Covered Bridge-Plymouth 508-224-1543
GNB Community Health Center 508-992-6553
Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless 781-595-7570
Sisters of Charity 508-997-7347

Looking for more information?

National Center for Homeless Education

National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth

National Runaway Safeline

Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless

MHSA Young Adult Resources Guide

 

Legal Services
Bristol Alliance (District Attorney’s Office) 508-997-0711
Commission Against Discrimination 508-990-2390
New Bedford Juvenile Court 508-999-9700
New Bedford Legal Aid 508-992-5013
Southeastern Mass. Legal Assistance 508-996-8576 or
508-676-6265
New Center for Legal Advocacy 508-996-8576
Medical Facilities
Charlton Hospital (Fall River, MA) 508-679-3131
Jordan Hospital (Plymouth, MA) 508-746-2000
Morton Hospital (Taunton, MA) 508-828-7000
St. Luke’s Hospital (New Bedford, MA) 508-997-1515
Tobey Hospital (Wareham, MA) 508-295-0880
Pregnancy/Alternative Counseling/Teen Parents
Birthright of Greater New Bedford 508-996-6744
Greater New Bedford Community Health Center 508-990-7537
New Bedford Women’s Center 508-996-3341
Women Care 508-999-5757
Young Parents Initiative 508-996-8572
 Young Parents Believe and Achieve                                             508-990-0894
Suicide/Samaritans
Children’s Emergency Services 508-996-3154 or 508-984-5566
Samaritans Fall River/New Bedford 508-637-3777
Samaritans Buzzards Bay 508-759-2828
Runaway
Convenant House 800-999-9999
National Runaway 773-880-9860
Teen Prevention Network
Teen-2-Teen 508-979-1580
Positively Youth 508-996-3147
United Youth 508-995-7971
North Side Teens 508-979-1580
Positive Influence 508-999-0862
Potter Street Peers 508-979-1580