Safe Harbor Parent Advisor
This free and confidential service is offered to Cohasset residents who may have a family member, a friend, or a personal struggle, who would like to talk with someone who has gone through this before, and can help offer guidance. Please click here to learn more.
Beginning in March 2022, the Paul Pratt Memorial Library will host Social Work Office Hours in The Historical Room on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the Month, from 1-3pm.
For additional details or assistance outside of these hours, please email Stephanie Saunders, MSW, LICSW at email@example.com.
Suicide Prevention Help
Anyone could be struggling with Suicide. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
If you’re in crisis, there are options available to help you cope. You can also call the Lifeline at any time to speak to someone and get support. For confidential support available 24/7 for everyone in the United States, call 1-800-273-8255 or CLICK HERE
Help Someone Else
If someone you know is struggling emotionally or having a hard time, you can be the difference in getting them the help they need. It’s important to take care of yourself when you are supporting someone through a difficult time, as this may stir up difficult emotions. If it does, please reach out for support yourself. CLICK HERE for more information.
American Foundation For Suicide Prevention
Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
Please CLICK HERE to learn the facts, get help and support, read personal stories and more.
Parental Stress Hotline
Confidential & Anonymous. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Parents or guardians with problems relating to their children do not hesitate to call the Parental Stress Hotline created by Parents Helping Parents. They offer support by trained volunteer counselors, as well as translation service. Please click here to learn more.
Quincy Family Resource Center
South Shore Peer Recovery’s Telephone Recovery Support (TRS) Service
South Shore Peer Recovery offers a free service called Telephone Recovery Support (“TRS”) that provides weekly phone calls to people in recovery from alcohol and/or drug addiction. TRS is an innovative, peer-to-peer, recovery support service.
Trained TRS callers from SSPR’s pool of volunteers are trained to provide support, encouragement and information about recovery resources. The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) developed this program in 2014 and has evidence showing that the practice of TRS has helped reduce relapse and enhanced the recovery experience.
Treatment & Recovery Support
The Massachusetts Helpline is the only statewide, public resource for finding substance use treatment and recovery services. Helpline services are free and confidential. Our caring, trained Specialists will help you understand the treatment system and your options.
The Alcoholics Anonymous Online Intergroup provides an online meeting directory to help provide support for those in recovery. This website provides links to virtual meetings worldwide as well as confidential help services via email. Please visit their website at www.aa-intergroup.org for more information.
Virtual Narcotics Anonymous is a globally based collaborative service resource whose primary purpose is to provide a meeting search for both Online and Phone line meetings of Narcotics Anonymous hosted from different countries around the world.To find online meetings or phone support, please visit their website at www.virtual-na.org.