Mayor’s Commission for Persons with Disabilities City of Boston

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Contact Information

City of Boston
Contact: Kristen McCosh, Commissioner
Email Address: Disability@cityofboston.gov
Phone: 617-635-3682
Alternate Phone: 617-635-2541 xTDD
Fax: 617-635-2726

One City Hall Plaza Room 967 Boston, MA 02201
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Mayor's Commission for Persons with Disabilities

Narrative

The Commission for Persons with Disabilities facilitates full and equal participation in all aspects of life by persons with disabilities in the City of Boston. The Commission strives to reduce architectural, procedural, attitudinal, and communication barriers that affect persons with disabilities. The Commission coordinates and monitors the City's compliance with federal, state, and city civil rights laws for persons with disabilities.

The primary program is to provide technical assistance in disability related issues to City departments, agencies, and to the general public.

Service Types

  • Disability Awareness

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Information/Referral

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service