Perkins Outreach Services Perkins School for the Blind

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Contact Information

Perkins School for the Blind
Contact: Pat Ryan, Supervisor
Email Address: outreach@perkins.org
Phone: 617-972-7434
Fax: 617-972-7231

175 North Beacon Street Watertown, MA 02472-2790
Area Served: Greater Boston

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Narrative

Referrals from agencies, families, schools and community programs. Offers social/recreational activities and skills training for children and families through Outreach weekend and summer programs. Has Low Vision/Vision Rehabilitation Clinic and Community Workshops for families and professionals.  Equipment training available for low vision clients.

Service Types

  • Camps-Residential
  • Disability Awareness
  • In-program Transportation
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Outpatient
  • Rehabilitation
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Independent Living
  • Jobs
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Blind
  • Deaf
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

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

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Medical Needs

Additional Information

  • Fees: Private Insurance, Personal Funds