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. We are also available to answer questions… Read more about Harvard HealthPALs
As the need for treatment at gay and lesbian drug recovery programs is recognized, LGBT individuals are finding improved access to targeted treatment. LGBT recovery programs share many of the same basic tenants of traditional drug rehabilitation centers but focus on issues… Read more about LGBT Addiction Recovery Centers
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.
Healthcare for Youth, focus on LGBT/Queer Youth: At the Borum, we offer quality, open care to young adults ages 12–29 who need a health center that really gets them. Come see the Borum for your primary care and for connection to the services you need, including health care. Call 617.457.… Read more about The Borum
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. HUHS encourages you to schedule an… Read more about Harvard Mental Health Services
ECHO is a peer counseling group that addresses concerns surrounding eating, body image, and self-esteem. ECHO staffers are trained undergraduates who provide non-judgmental and non- directive support to both those dealing with their own issues and those who are concerned about a friend,… Read more about Eating Concerns Hotline and Outreach (ECHO)
Sexual Health And Relationship Counselors (SHARC) is a group of undergraduate men and women who counsel Harvard students about issues of contraceptives, sexually transmitted infections, relationships, and sexuality. Call Us: Anytime (617.495.7561). Stop By: Sunday - Thursday, 7 PM - 12 AM… Read more about Sexual Health And Relationship Counselors (SHARC)
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. It is open from 8 pm- 11 pm Sunday through Wednesday in Lowell Basement E and a phone line is staffed… Read more about Response