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Help Yourself: A Guide to Local Resources for Students in Need: Home

Community resources that are available to help BSC students cope with difficult situations.

Experiencing A Life-Threatening Emergency?

This guide will point you to community resources that are available to help you cope with challenging situations.  It is not meant to replace immediate emergency care.

If you are experiencing a medical emergency or you are in danger, please call 911.



Get Started with Massachusetts 2-1-1

Dial 2-1-1, 24 hours a day, to get confidential information about critical health and human services available in your community. Find out about government benefits, nonprofit organizations, support groups, and other local resources in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts 2-1-1 Help Steps

A free web and app-​based tool that allows individuals to search for health and social services available in Massachusetts.