DEAF Independent Living Program DEAF Inc

DEAF Independent Living Program DEAF Inc

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Contact Information

Contact: Carol Hilbinger, Director of Independent Living Services
Email Address:
Phone: 617-254-4041 xTTY/V
Fax: 617-254-7091

215 Brighton Avenue Boston, MA 02134
Area Served: Boston

Map Location DEAF Independent Living Program


Provides a variety of Independent Living skills training opportunites. Advocacy services and information & referral, peer counseling and skills training. All consumers must be deaf or hard of hearing. Serves Deaf, DeafBlind, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened indivduals - ages 14 through and including seniors.  Primarily serves adults and seniors. Added assistance for seniors Including home safety and technology assessment and assistance. Assistance with assistive technology including financial assistance through application to various programs is available. Free services. Allston/Boston office: 617-254-4041 TTY/V.  Regional offices in Taunton (71 Main Street, suite 1300B) (508-802-5833 TTY/V, 508-692-9390 VP), New Bedford (105 William Street, room #25) (508-990-1382 TTY/V, 508-858-5178 VP), Salem (35 Congress St, suite 204) (978-740-0394 TTY, 978-910-0165 V/VP).  Subcontracted services in Merrimac Valley and Cape Cod and the Islands - contact Boston office for information.

Wheelchair Ramps, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Accessible Public Transportation, Braille/audio, Services at Home DEAF Inc 14 - 18, 19 – 22, 23 – 59, 60 + Boston Carol Hilbinger 617-254-7091 617-254-4041 1276 DEAF Independent Living Program Advocacy, Assistive Technology and Equipment, Communication, Counseling, Education, Independent Living, Information/Referral, Jobs, Legal, Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure 1) Boston Skills Training, Disability Awareness, Financial Assistance, Equipment Loan 215 Brighton Avenue Director of Independent Living Services 02134 Personal Funds DeafBlind, Hard of Hearing Local Area Director of Independent Living Services American Sign Language, Spanish, English BOSTON, NEW BEDFORD, TAUNTON, LOWELL, HYANNIS, SALEM, CAMBRIDGE, ANDOVER

Service Types

  • Disability Awareness
  • Equipment Loan
  • Financial Assistance
  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Independent Living
  • Jobs
  • Legal

Populations Served

  • DeafBlind
  • Hard of Hearing

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Home
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds