Student Division National Federation of the Blind of Massachusetts

Record last updated 2017/12/01 Comment on this info .Update this info

Contact Information

National Federation of the Blind of Massachusetts
Contact: Amy Ruell, President
Email Address: aruell@comcast.net
Phone: 617-752-1116

Hingham, MA 02043
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location Student Division

Narrative

Provides conferences for parents & educators, one-to-one & IEP support for understanding individuals rights. Provides literature pertaining to blind and visually impaired children.

We have an active and growing student division. We meet for social gatherings several times a year, advocate for important legislation that benefits students, and help inform students about the opportunities available through NFB at the local and national level.

Service Types

  • Disability Awareness
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Information/Referral
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Blind
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

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

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds