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Reporters with questions about ACLU work, please contact our communications staff members below. We can connect you with ACLU sources throughout Massachusetts—including staff members in Boston, Worcester and Northampton—or with the ACLU nationwide.

On weekdays, we can often respond faster to inquiries made by email than by phone. Office voice mail messages also forward to our cell phones.

John Ward
Communications Director
ACLU of Massachusetts
jwa[email protected]
(617) 482-3170 x336

National ACLU

National Media (NYC)
125 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
(212) 549-2666
[email protected]

Legislative Media (DC)
915 15th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 675-2312
[email protected]

Statewide Offices

The ACLU of Massachusetts has three offices around the state:


211 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110
(617) 482-3170
[email protected]

Central Massachusetts Field Office

4 King Street
Worcester, MA 01610

For information, contact:
Chris Robarge
Central Massachusetts Coordinator
For legal inquiries: (617) 482-3170
For other matters: (508) 444-ACLU / (508) 444-2258
[email protected]

Western Massachusetts Legal Office

39 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060

For information, contact:
Bill Newman
(413) 586-9115
[email protected]

Immigration Protection Project of Western Massachusetts

For information, contact:
(413) 727-8515