Hate Crimes & Violence

Have you survived a hate crime or “queer” bashing?  The following can be helpful in getting you connected to resources that can help.

  • Fenway Health | Violence Recovery Program
    • 800.834.3242
    • Monday – Friday | 9am to 5pm
    • After 5:00 pm or on the weekends, call Safelink at 877.785.2020
  • Impact Boston
    • IMPACT is a unique personal safety and self-defense curriculum that teaches effective strategies to resist threats, intimidation and violence perpetrated by strangers and people you know.
  • Girls Leap
    • This organization serves the Greater Boston community by teaching self-defense to underserved young women and girls.  They have conducted an introductory workshop at BAGLY. If you are interested in more classes find information on their website.