Our Harvard Can Do Better is a student activist organization working on the college, university and national level to advocate for survivor-centric, intersectionally inclusive reform of sexual violence policies. We are not a counseling group and we are not trained first responders.Read more about Our Harvard Can Do Better
HealthPALs are a team of student liaisons between Harvard University Health Services (HUHS) and the student body. We are trained in first-aid and CPR, and have first-aid supplies and over-the-counter medications in each of the upperclassmen Houses.
Health Insurance: Harvard's Blue Cross Blue Shield Plan covers gender-affirming surgeries (upper and lower). Details about the requirements for this coverage can be found at: Harvard Student Transgender Health Policy.
Boston GLASS, a BGLTQ Youth Drop-In center, provides counseling, advocacy and referrals for health care services and housing to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (GLBTQ) teens and young adults, many of whom are youth of color.
HUHS Mental Health Services provides assessment, treatment, education, and consultation to support the well being and functioning of Harvard students. HUHS staff is trained and experienced in dealing with issues specific to university students.Read more about Harvard Mental Health Services
Contact was formed in the spring of 1985 by a group of students who felt there was a need at Harvard for a place where students could talk about issues of sexual orientation.Read more about Harvard Contact
Response is a non-judgmental, non-directive peer counseling group which offers confidential support to individuals dealing with rape, sexual assault, abuse, harassment, and relationship issues. Read more about Response
Room 13 offers a supportive, sympathetic ear and maintain strict confidentiality. Room 13 staff can talk about anything that's on your mind, and they won't criticize you or pass any judgments.Read more about Room 13