Contact Us

Address
Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research
120 Beacon Street
4th Floor
Somerville, MA
02143

Phone
617-503-8440

Fax
617-503-8430

Email
CHA-Research@charesearch.org

A map of our location is available here.

Finding Us

Taxi
If you are taking a cab, be sure to specify that you are going to Beacon Street in Somerville, not Boston.

Public Transportation
We are a 5 minute cab ride or a 15 minute walk from the Harvard Square stop on the red line (walk through Harvard Yard and over the underpass, then follow Harvard Square driving directions).

We are also on bus routes 86 (from Brighton, Harvard Square, or Sullivan Square) and 83 (from Central Square, Rindge Avenue, and Porter Square). Get off at the corner of Washington and Beacon Streets.

Driving directions
If you have not arranged parking for your visit, there is 2-hour street parking on Beacon Street. Please do not park in the lot behind the building.

From Harvard Square

  • Leaving Harvard Square on Massachusetts Avenue (towards Porter Square), stay to the right and follow the underpass to Cambridge Street.
  • Stay in the far left lane. At the first traffic light take a left onto Quincy Street.
  • Turn right at the next light onto Kirkland Street.
  • Go straight for 0.4 miles on Kirkland Street (it becomes Washington Street after about .05 mi).
  • We are at the corner of Washington and Beacon streets, in the office building across the street from the purple restaurant (Dalí).

From the South / From 93 North / from South Shore

  • Exit 93 North at the Cambridge/Storrow Drive exit.
  • Follow Storrow Drive to the Harvard Square exit.
  • Turn right off of the exit over the bridge onto JFK Street.
  • Stay on JFK Street through Harvard Square.
  • At fork in the middle of Harvard Square, bear right (past Out of Town News on right and the Coop on left).
  • After the merge with traffic from the right, stay in the right or middle lane.
  • Stay right at the fork and go under the underpass.
  • Stay in the far left lane. At the first traffic light take a left onto Quincy Street.
  • Turn right at the next light onto Kirkland Street.
  • Go straight for 0.4 miles on Kirkland Street (it becomes Washington Street after about .05 mi).
  • We are at the corner of Washington and Beacon streets, in the office building across the street from the purple restaurant (Dalí).

From the North / From 93 South / From New Hampshire

  • Take exit 30 to Somerville/Mystic Ave and turn left at the end of the exit.
  • Go through two sets of lights and turn right onto Route 28.
  • Take a left at the third light but stay to the right.
  • Bear right (down a hill) for the Washington Street exit.
  • Turn right onto Washington Street.
  • Take a right at the first light.
  • Go straight through two sets of lights.
  • The third light is the intersection with Beacon Street.

From the West / From Mass Pike (I-90) traveling East (towards Boston)

  • Take the Cambridge/Brighton exit and bear right towards Cambridge/Somerville on River Street.
  • Pass the Double Tree Hotel on the right and go straight across Storrow Drive, the Charles River, and Memorial Drive.
  • Follow this into Central Square and continue going straight across Massachusetts Avenue onto Prospect Street.
  • Go three lights to the intersection with the Hess Gas Station on left corner.
  • Turn left onto Hampshire Street and follow it through Inman Square (Hampshire becomes Beacon Street upon entering Somerville).
  • Go straight through two lights and we are on the left at the next intersection (with Washington Street).

From Storrow Drive (travelling East)

  • Exit Storrow Drive to the right toward Harvard Square.
  • At the top of the ramp turn left.
  • Go over the bridge onto JFK Street.
  • Stay on JFK Street through Harvard Square
  • At fork in the middle of Harvard Square, bear right (past Out of Town News on right and the Coop on left).
  • After the merge with traffic from the right, stay in the right or middle lane.
  • Stay right at the fork and go under the underpass.
  • Stay in the far left lane. At the first traffic light take a left onto Quincy Street.
  • Turn right at the next light onto Kirkland Street.
  • Go straight for 0.4 miles on Kirkland Street (it becomes Washington Street after about .05 mi).
  • We are at the corner of Washington and Beacon streets, in the office building across the street from the purple restaurant (Dalí).

From the East / From Boston via Storrow Drive (traveling West)

  • Exit Storrow Drive at the Harvard Square exit.
  • Turn right off of the exit over the bridge onto JFK Street.
  • Stay on JFK Street through Harvard Square.
  • At fork in the middle of Harvard Square, bear right (past Out of Town News on right and the Coop on left).
  • After the merge with traffic from the right, stay in the right or middle lane.
  • Stay right at the fork and go under the underpass.
  • Stay in the far left lane and turn left at the first light after the underpass onto Quincy Street.
  • Take the first right onto Kirkland Street.
  • Go straight for .4 miles on Kirkland/Washington Street (it becomes Washington Street after about .05 mi).
  • We are at the corner of Washington and Beacon streets, in the office building across the street from the purple restaurant (Dalí).