Beneficial Resources for Others
Abuse & Neglect Resources
Department of Children & Families (MA)
Information for how to file a report for suspected abuse and/or neglect
- Child-at-risk hotline number: 800-792-5200
Elder Abuse (MA)
Information for how to file a report for suspected elder abuse
- 24/7 elder abuse hotline number: 1-800-922-2275
Chronic Illness(es), Chronic Pain, Rare Diseases, and More
Christopher Reeves Foundation
Organization dedicated to spinal cord injury research, resources, and much more.
A safe community for those who are affected by health conditions. This includes caregivers.
National Organization for Rare Diseases (NORD)
A database for those with rare diseases.
U.S. Pain Foundation
A non-profit focusing on assisting others with chronic pain.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Providing education and resources to understand the laws and regulations for those with disabilities
Social Security Disability Insurance/ Social Security Income – SSI/SSDI
Programs that provide programs for those with disabilities
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
Resources regarding suicide prevention
National Alliances for Mental Illnesses (NAMI)
Resource focusing on mental health conditions
National Suicide Hotline Number/Text
24/7 toll free number providing free and confidential support to those in distress
- Text: TALK to 741741
Website to assist finding a therapist/psychiatrist/treatment centers/support groups
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association
Resource to help find treatment centers
- Helpline number: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
State Assistance Programs
Resources to help individuals find low income assistance programs in all states