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  • Ending Domestic Violence.
    Creating Hope.

For over 40 years, Transition House has been Cambridge's ONLY domestic violence agency. We work throughout our diverse city to create a community where breaking the cycle of violence is an ongoing priority and where anyone affected by domestic violence can live in safety, access housing, resources and the holistic support they need to thrive.

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Important resources if you or someone you know is dealing with domestic violence.

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Restraining Orders

How to get them, and what happens after you get a restraining order.

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Using the power of storytelling, 40 Stories offers kaleidoscopic perspectives on the movement to end domestic violence to deepen understanding and spark change.

In The News Eastern Bank recently honored Risa Mednick with the Bank’s 2016 Community Advocacy Award

The award recognizes people who have given their time and talent to address a vital need in their community.
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Wondering how you can help our families?

Generous friends often ask what the survivors we serve need most. The best way to support Transition House is with your tax deductible donation. We also accept gift cards to area stores. Please see our wish list to learn more.

Training workshops

Did you know Transition House offers highly-rated professional trainings? We can develop a specialized workshop or multi-session program to meet the needs of your organization.

"The training I did with Transition House provided great opportunities for discussion and collaboration."
   - A.K., Training workshop participant

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Website Design by: Lucas Mulder & Kunjal Shah

United Way
Transition House receives support from the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
This website was developed with a grant from The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation.