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Diversity at North Shore Community College

We are proud of our culture of inclusion.

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DACA Resources
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LGBT+ Resources

Queer Straight Alliance (QSA)
The Queer Straight Alliance's club membership is composed of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and straight allied North Shore Community College students. The Queer Straight Alliance is designed for members interested in social change through GLBTQ education and resources at North Shore Community College.

Walter Stone
Phone: (781) 593-6722 x6292
Email: wstone@northshore.edu

Anne Tabet
Phone: (978) 762-4000 x5536
Email: atabet@northshore.edu

Jennifer Chavez
Phone: (978) 762-4000 x4106
Email: jchavez@northshore.edu

On Campus Counseling Resources
Danvers Contact:
Donna Davis, LMHC
Phone: (978) 762-4245
Email: ddavis@northshore.edu

Lynn Contact:
Debbie Campbell, MA
Phone: (781) 593-6722 Extension 6615
Email: dcampbel@northshore.edu

Off Campus Resources
North Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth
Museum Place Mall
2 East India Square, Suite #121
Salem, MA 01970
Website: www.nagly.org/

Boston Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth
Website: www.bagly.org/
Phone: (617) 227-4313

Fenway HelpLines: FREE LGBT Help Line & Peer Listening Line
For any type of assistance-information, referrals and support.

LGBT Helpline (25+)
(617) 267-9001 OR Toll-Free 1 (888) 340-4528
Monday through Saturday 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

PEER listening Line (25 & under)
(617) 267-2535 OR Toll-Free 1 (800) 399-PEER (7337)
Monday through Saturday 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

PEER listening Line website

The Trevor Project (Suicide Prevention for LGBTQ youth)
24 hour hotline – (866) 488-7386
The Trevor Project website


Bathroom/Locker Room Policy

All students may utilize bathroom or locker room facilities on campus that are designated as gender-inclusive or that are consistent with a student’s sincerely held gender identity. Use of a bathroom or locker room by any student for an improper purpose will result in disciplinary action, up to and including expulsion.

Locations of gender-inclusive bathrooms
Danvers Campus
Berry Building, 136, 137, 352, 353
Math & Science Building, 126A, 126B
HPSS Building, 135, 136, 332, 333

Lynn Campus
McGee Building: LW-125
McGee Building: LE-313
McGee Building: LS-308, LS-208, LS-108


Reflection Rooms
NSCC offers students quiet spaces for reflection, meditation or prayer on its Lynn and Danvers Campuses.


DACA Resources

NSCC is committed to meeting the needs of every person who enters our doors looking to learn and achieve, regardless of their immigration status. NSCC stands together with other institutions of higher education to fight for the continued protection of all the young people with and eligible for DACA.

A Joint Statement in Support of DACA >

Know Your Rights & Resources
Current political focus on Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA) legislation impacts our students, their families, and many other individuals in our communities. DACA status is not information that NSCC collects and maintains.

Offsite Resources
Homeland Security >
United We Dream >
What do I need to know about the end of DACA? >
Scholarships for Undocumented Students >


North Shore Community College is an accredited nonprofit public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged.

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