Kessler Health Education Library Disabilities Program Brigham and Women's Hospital

Kessler Health Education Library Disabilities Program Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Contact Information

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Contact: Erin Sturgeon , Library Staff
Email Address: KesslerLibrary@partners.org
Phone: 617-732-8103
Fax: 617-582-6130

Bretholtz Center for Patients and Families 75 Francis Street Boston, MA 02115
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Kessler Health Education Library Disabilities Program

Narrative

The Brigham and Women's Hospital Michele and Howard Kessler Health Education Library was awarded a two-year Serving People with Disabilities grant from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. The grant was awarded with funds provided under the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). The library provides technologies and resources in many alternative formats to address a variety of disabilities.  The Michele and Howard Kessler Health Education Library contains information on a vast array of health topics in a variety of media.

The library provides many services and resources for people with a variety of disabilities, including TTY phone access, books on tape, Braille materials and resources about disabilities topics.

Wheelchair Ramps, Elevators, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Medical Needs, Accessible Public Transportation Brigham and Women's Hospital 19 – 22, 23 – 59, 60 + Boston Erin Sturgeon KesslerLibrary@partners.org 617-582-6130 617-732-8103 5943 Kessler Health Education Library Disabilities Program Assistive Technology and Equipment, Information/Referral 1) Boston Disability Awareness, Equipment Loan Bretholtz Center for Patients and Families 75 Francis Street Library Staff https://www.brighamandwomens.org/patients-and-families/kessler-library/for-people-with-disabilities 02115 Free Service All Disabilities Local Area Library Staff Italian, Spanish MASSACHUSETTS

Service Types

  • Disability Awareness
  • Equipment Loan

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Information/Referral

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service