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Tel: 617-373-7240

Fax: 617-373-8797

Location:

CCHERS, Inc.
360 Huntington Avenue
222 YMC
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

 

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Ask yourself: "is my relationship healthy?"

 

Is my partner unable to express anger without becoming verbally or physically abusive?

 

Do I need to ask permission to go out, get a job, go to school, or spend money?

 

Do I have to cover or make excuses for my partner’s behavior?

 

Am I put down or called names when we are alone or with others?

 

Am I blamed whenever things go wrong?

 

Is my partner a “nasty” drunk or drug user?

 

Does my partner control the time I spend with family or friends?

 

Am I forced to have unwanted sex, even after I’ve said “no”?

 

Am I afraid when I am with my partner? Why?

 

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, you may be in a relationship with an abuser.  You are not alone.

 

A Family Advocate will listen and support you in a nonjudgmental manner, and together you can discuss options and explore available community resources.  Respecting your process, timetable, and decisions, a Family Advocate can provide practical assistance finding childcare, transportation, financial assistance, legal services, and other support as needed.  All services are free of charge.

 

 

 

Advocates can be reached Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9am - 5pm at the following locations:

 

Codman Square Health Center

(617) 822-8380

Advocate Speaks Haitian Creole

 

DotHouse Health

(617) 288-3230 x2579

Advocate Speaks Vietnamese

Mattapan Community Health Center

(617) 898-9027

 

Uphams Corner Health Center

(617) 287-8000 x 8188

Advocate Speaks Spanish

 


 

Need Help Now? Call SafeLink 24 hours/ day toll-free at (877) 785-2020, TTY (877) 521-2601 to reach domestic violence programs statewide.

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