I CAN CONNECT: The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program Perkins School for the Blind/iCanConnect

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Contact Information

Perkins School for the Blind/iCanConnect
I CAN CONNECT: The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program
Email Address: marcia.brooks@perkins.org
Phone: 617-972-7724
Alternate Phone: 800-825-4595

175 N. Beacon St. Watertown, MA 02472
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location I CAN CONNECT: The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program

Narrative

The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program, also known as iCanConnect, is a federal program administered by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)  with local contacts. iCanConnect provides distance communications equipment and training to individuals with significant combined hearing and vision loss who meet disability and income guidelines, to help them stay connected with friends, family and the world.

Service Types

  • Equipment Loan

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment

Populations Served

  • DeafBlind

Ages Served

  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Braille/audio
  • Sign Language

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service