Off-Campus Student Services

Helpful Numbers

Emergency Numbers

Emergency/Fire/Police: 
911

Emerson College Police
: 617-824-8555

Massachusetts Poison Control Center
: 1-800-682-9211

Hospitals and Clinics

Brigham and Women's Hospital
: 617-732-5500; 617-232-4175

Emerson College Health Center:
 617-824-8666

Emerson College Counseling and Psychological Services:
 617-824-8595

Massachusetts General Hospital:
 617-726-8523

Planned Parenthood:
 617-616-1600

St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center:
 617-789-3000

Insurance Options for Renters

Geico Direct
: 1-800-841-3005

National Student Services, Inc: 1-800-256-NSSI

State Fund Insurance: 1-800-241-1151; 617-956-9999

Renting with Pets

The Humane Society of the United States

People with Pets

Rental Housing Concerns

Animal (Pest) Control
: 617-635-5348

Inspectional Services
: 617-635-5300

Rental Housing Resource Center
: 617-635-4200

Tenant Support and Legal Services

Better Business Bureau
: 617-426-9000

Consumer Hotline
: 617-973-8787; 888-283-3757

MA Commission Against Discrimination
: 617-994-6000; Housing Unit: 617-994-6095

MA Bar Association Lawyer Referral Program:
 1-800-392-6164; 617-654-0400

Small Claims Court
: 617-788-8485

Harvard University Defenders
: 617-495-4413

Boston’s Rental Housing Resource Center
: 617-635-7368