Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC)

Filed Under: Domestic Violence, Emergency Assistance, Hotlines, Physical and Mental Health, Support Groups
99 Bishop Allen Drive
Cambridge, ma 02139
Phone (24-Hour Hotline): 1-800-841-8371
Phone (Office): (617) 492 8306
Fax: (617) 492 3291

The Boston Area Rape Crisis Center offers a hotline and free, confidential in-person counseling services for survivors of sexual assault and their friends and families (ages 12 and older).

Services include:

  • Hotline
  • Medical advocacy
  • Legal advocacy
  • Counseling and support groups
  • Case management
  • Community services
  • Professional training
Service hours

Hotline is 24/7; Counseling services in the office during typical working hours and upon request.

Other Locations

989 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Requirements & Restrictions

Anyone 12 years or older welcome.


English, all languages made possible through a special language line


While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.

Last updated September 11, 2018