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Important Phone Numbers

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Legal Services

National Lawyers Guild 617-227-7008
Legal Advocacy and Resource Center 617-742-9179
MA Bar Association Lawyer Referral Program 800-392-6164
617-654-0400
MA Tenants Rights Organization Hotline 617-367-6260
Action for Boston Community Development 617-357-6000
Small Claims Advisory Service 617-497-5690
Volunteer Lawyers Project 617-423-0648
Boston Bar Association 617-742-0615
Consumers Hotline 617-727-8840
888-283-3757
Newton/Brookline City Hall — Consumer Affairs 617-552-7205

Transportation

Veteran's Taxi Service 617-527-0300
Bay State Taxi 617-566-5000
Independent Taxi 617-426-8700
Amtrak 800-USA-RAIL
Amtrak — South Station 617-345-7460
Amtrak — Back Bay Station 800-871-7245
MBTA 617-722-3200
Peter Pan 800-343-9999
Greyhound Bus Lines 800-231-2222
Continental Airlines 800-525-0280
Delta Airlines 800-221-1212
United Airlines 800-241-6522

Emergency Numbers

MA Poison Control Center 800-682-9211
Boston Fire Dept. 617-536-1500
Newton Fire Dept. 617-552-7240
MA State Police 617-740-7600
Boston Police 617-247-4360
Newton Police 617-552-7270
Community Services, Boston Police (Allston/Brighton) 617-343-4376

Campus Numbers

BC Police Dept. (Emergency) 617-552-4444
BC Police Dept. (Non-Emergency) 617-552-4440
Sexual Assault Number 617-552-BC11
Escort Service 617-552-8888
Infirmary (Cushing) 617-552-3225
Counseling Service Emergency 617-552-4444
Office of the Dean of Student Development (ODSD)
617-552-3470
Residential Life 617-552-3060
Off-Campus Housing 617-552-3075
School Closing Info 617-552-INFO

Hospitals and Clinics

Mass General Hospital 617-726-2000
Brigham & Women's Hospital 617-732-5500
617-232-4175
Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center 617-789-3000
Newton-Wellesley Hospital 617-243-6000

Housing Issues

Greater Boston Real Estate Board 617-423-8700
Rental Housing Resource Center 617-635-4200
Inspectional Services Dept.
  (Housing Inspection Division, Boston)
617-635-5322,
  extn. 1408, 1411
617-635-5300
Consumer Hotline 617-727-8840
888-283-3757
MA Tenants Organization 617-367-6260
Boston Housing Authority 617-988-4000
Boston Health Dept. 617-534-5395
Brookline Health Dept. 617-730-2306
617-730-2307

Health Improvement

State Board of Plumbers & Electricians 617-727-9952
Public Safety 617-727-6098
Mass. Dept. of Public Health 617-522-3700

Telephone

Verizon New England, Inc. 617-743-9800

Driver's License & Vehicle Registration

Registry of Motor Vehicles 617-351-4500