We are here, open, and ready to help!

No one deserves to be abused, raped or assaulted. Every hour of every day, Elizabeth Freeman Center provides lifesaving, life renewing help to survivors of domestic and sexual violence and to their families.

And the necessary steps we are all taking to stop the spread of coronavirus increase the danger of domestic and sexual violence.

Reach us 24/7 through our toll-free hotline:

Call us for help – we will be here for you.

The services we offer are free and confidential:

  • Emergency services including safe phones, food, transportation and shelter
  • Safety planning what to do in case of emergency for whether you stay in or leave your home
  • Help getting a protection order
  • Information for yourself or someone you know
  • Counseling and support
  • Advocacy including on money and housing issues
  • Specialized support for immigrant, LGBTQ, and child survivors

Services are provided remotely when possible. We will meet in person when necessary. We are closely following DPH and CDC guidelines to keep survivors and staff safe.

Our offices in Pittsfield, North Adams, and Great Barrington are open to help with emergencies, and our staff can meet people in safe locations almost anywhere in Berkshire County.

  • North Adams: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
  • Pittsfield: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
  • Great Barrington: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm

(Other times by appointment only.)

Elizabeth Freeman Center offers free and confidential counseling, shelter, legal advocacy, safety planning, teen dating violence prevention education, a 24/7 hotline, and much more. Each year we reach over 5,000 people from almost every city, town and hamlet in Berkshire County and we know we are only scratching the surface.

We all deserve to be safe, wherever we go, however we look, whoever we are.

Join us to help – we cannot do this work without you.