Independent Living Program Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

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Contact Information

Massachusetts Commission for the Blind
Contact: Susan Lavin, Director
Email Address: susan.lavin@state.ma.us
Phone: 617-727-5550
Alternate Phone: 800-392-6450

600 Washington Street Boston , MA 02111
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Independent Living Program

Narrative

Program offers services to assist people to live more independently with their family or in the community. Any legally blind person who is unable to participate in the traditional program of vocational rehabilitation & needs specialized services to remain in the community may be eligible. Must be legally blind & have secondary disabling condition. MCB recieves only Title 7 funding. Services provided are home modifications.

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Equipment Loan
  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Counseling
  • Independent Living

Populations Served

  • Blind

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service