Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services

Crisis intervention, safety planning, information, guided referrals, medical and legal advocacy, supportive listening and related services around domestic violence and sexual assault. MAPS also conducts outreach and education in the community.




Learn about sexual violence in our communities, how to prevent it from happening, help for victims, contacts, and information for friends and families.

Informações em Português para Vítimas de Violência Doméstica

MAPS Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Service Office Locations: Cambridge, Brighton, Dorchester, Framingham, Lowell
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 am-5 pm.
24-hour hotline: Please call SafeLink, 1 (877) 785-2020.
Cost: Free
Referrals: Not required
Program Contacts: DV/Sexual Assault Services Advocate, Brighton area (617) 787-0557; DV/Sexual Assault Services Advocate, Cambridge area (617) 864-7600; DV/Sexual Assault Services Advocate, Dorchester (617) 825-5897; DV/Sexual Assault Services Advocate, Framingham (508) 872-2652; DV/Sexual Assault Services Advocate, Lowell area (978) 970-1250; Program Director, (617) 825-5897

Primary Funding Sources: US Office on Violence Against Women, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Massachusetts Department of Children & Families (DCF), Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety VAWA funds, Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance (MOVA), Family Justice Center/Boston Public Health Commission, TJX Foundation


MAPS is a proud longtime member of 


Massachusetts White Ribbon Day: Promoting the support of men and boys to end gender-based violence.