Support Services and Resources

Wicked Sober

Free consultations for people with addiction or their loved ones.
(855) 953-7627 |

Massachusetts Bureau of Substance Abuse Hotline

Free, confidential information and referrals to over 600 alcohol and other drug abuse treatment and prevention programs.
(800) 327-5050 |

Cambridge Needle Exchange and Overdose Prevention Program

Free, safe, & confidential space for injection drug users to access resources and services, including free naloxone.
(617) 599-0246 |

PAATHS (Providing Access to Addictions Treatment, Hope and Support)

Walk-in substance abuse assessments and referrals to treatment. Assistance for accessing detox and transportation assistance.
774 Albany Street, Boston MA 02118
(855) 494-4057 |

Cambridge Police Special Investigations Unit

Conduct investigations and assist overdose victims seeking treatment and recovery services.
(617) 349-3360

Narcotic Anonymous

Find local support meetings, any day of the week.
(866) 624-3578 |

Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator

A confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.
(800) 662-4357 |

Learn to Cope

Education, resources, peer support and hope for parents and family members coping with a loved one addicted to opiates or other drugs.
(508) 738-2027 |

Detox and Treatment Services

Program Location Phone Services Website
Adcare Hospital Worcester, MA (508) 799-9000 x4300 Detox website
Baldpate Hospital Georgetown, MA (978) 352-2131 Detox website
Boston Medical Center – Project ASSERT Boston, MA (617) 414-4388 Detox Referrals website
Bournewood Hospital* Brookline, MA (617) 469-0300 Detox website
Carlson Recovery Center Springfield, MA (413) 733-1423 Detox website
Lahey Behavioral Services Boston, MA (800) 763-5363 Detox website
Lahey Tewksbury Tewksbury, MA (978) 259-7000 Detox website
Lahey Danvers Danvers, MA (978) 777-2121 Detox website
Community Healthlink Worcester, MA (508) 860-1200 Detox website
Dimock Roxbury, MA (617) 442-8800 x1320 Detox website
Emerson Hospital Concord, MA (978) 287-3510 Detox website
Faulkner Hospital* Jamaica Plain, MA (617) 983-7711 Detox, including Mental Health, Pregnant website
Gosnold Falmouth, MA (800) 444-1554 Detox website
High Point Plymouth, MA (508) 224-7701 Detox website
High Point Treatment Center* Brockton, MA (508) 742-4400 Detox website
McGee Unit / Berkshire Medical Center Pittsfield, MA (413) 442-1400 Detox, including Mental Health, Pregnant website
McLean Hospital Belmont, MA (617) 855-3141 Detox, TSS, Residential, and Outpatient website
Middlesex Recovery Woburn, MA (781) 305-3300 Maintenance Program website
NORCAP Foxboro, MA (800) 331-2900 Detox website
North Charles Cambridge, MA (617) 661-5700 Maintenance Program website
Phoenix House Quincy Quincy, MA (617) 934-1136 Detox and TSS website
Providence Behavioral Health Hospital Holyoke, MA (800) 274-7724 Detox website
Saint Elizabeth’s Hospital Brighton, MA (617) 789-2574 Detox website
Spectrum Weymouth Weymouth, MA (781) 331-3709 Detox and TSS website
Spectrum Primary Detox Westborough, MA (800) 366-7732 Detox website
SSTAR* Fall River, MA (508) 235-7002 Detox website
Veteran’s Center for Addiction Program Bedford, MA (781) 687-2275 Detox website
Veteran’s Center for Addiction Treatment Brockton, MA (508) 583-4500 Detox website

* = treatment for dual diagnosis

Cambridge Health Alliance

Outpatient program, outpatient groups, individual treatment, & case management. Walk-in hours are Tuesday at 11:30 a.m.
26 Central Street, Somerville MA
(617) 591-6051 |

Eliot Community Human Services

Full range of support and treatment options to the most vulnerable and at risk populations of all ages in MA
Psychiatric Emergency Treatment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
(800) 988-1111 |

South Bay Mental Health

Mental health and substance abuse counseling services.
(508) 427-5362 |

Caspar First Step Outreach

Assistance for finding detox services (Mainly for Cambridge and Somerville)
(617) 592-6895 or (617) 592-6896 |

Riverside Community Cares

Outpatient Addiction Services
(617) 623-3278 |

Medication-Assisted Treatment

Suboxone treatment groups are available at Cambridge Health Alliance sites in Cambridge, Somerville, Revere and Malden.

For more information and to enroll call 617-591-6051.

Massachusetts Suboxone helpline:
Massachusetts Substance Abuse Information and Education

Phone: 800-327-5050

Buprenorphine/Suboxone Doctors


Click here for a list of all Suboxone programs in Massachusetts.

Methadone Resources

1-866-575-8186 |

North Charles Institute for the Addictions (NCIA)

Methadone maintenance and counseling – Mass Health Only
54 Washburn Ave, Cambridge, MA 02143
(617) 491-1269 |

Steppingstone Incorporated

Housing for homeless, Residential Treatment, Outpatient Treatment