Assistance Beyond MIT | For Students

Assistance Beyond MIT

Additionally, members of the MIT community can contact these off-campus resources:

BOSTON-BASED RESOURCES

Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC)

Assistance to victims and committment to social change
Website here.
617-492-7273 or 800-841-8371
24 hour hotline

GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project

Assistance and support to victims and survivors of domestic violence, focusing on GLBTQ communities
Website here.
800-832-1901
24 hour hotline

The Network/LaRed

Hotline for lesbians, bisexual women, and the transgender community
Website here.
617-742-4911

The Victim Rights Law Center

Free legal services for sexual assault survivors
Website here.
617-399-6720 x19

GOVERNMENT RESOURCES

The following government agencies may provide additional resources for students and/or employees who have concerns of sexual misconduct or other forms of  discrimination.

U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights

Website here.
617-399-6720 x19

US Department of Education

Federal education legislation, regulations, guidance, and other policy.
Website here.
5 Post Office Square
Boston, MA 02109
617-289-0111

Center for Changing our Campus Culture

Information and resources on how to respond to and prevent sexual violence on college and university campuses
Website here.

U.S. Department of Justice

Office on Violence Against Women
Website here.
145 N Street, NE, Suite 10W.121
Washington, D.C. 20530
202-307-6026

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Website here.
John F. Kennedy Building
475 Government Center
Boston, MA 02203
800-669-4000

The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination

Website here.
One Ashburton Place, Room 601
Boston, MA 02108
Washington, D.C. 20530
617-994-6000

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunity in NASA Assisted Programs: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Related Laws

Equal Opportunity in NASA Assisted Programs

Title IX and STEM: Promising Practices

Title IX and STEM: A Guide for Conducting Title IX Self-Evaluations