YWCA Northeastern Massachusetts – A Voice for Women and Girls

Support & Counseling

Woman, confident but not smiling, ethnic, head shot24-Hour Hotline

Survivors of sexual assault, their partners, friends and family can all call our 24-hour hotline for free, anonymous and confidential support. Our hotline is staffed by highly trained individuals who can listen, provide support, information and referrals or go to the hospital, court and/or police department with you.
Call us any time: 800.922.8772


Individual Counseling
We offer free, confidential counseling to survivors of sexual assault as well as those significant people in their lives who are helping support them in the aftermath of a sexual assault. Meetings usually take place in our Lynn office, but special arrangements may be made to see people in other locations if necessary.

Group Counseling
Various support groups are offered throughout the year. Past groups have included Teen Peer to Peer Groups, Male Survivor Group, Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Assault, Adult Women’s Group, and Support Group for Significant Others. All groups are free and confidential.

For upcoming group counseling schedule, click here.

For more information, email Nina Goodwin, or contact our office Monday – Friday at 781.477.2313.