Provides a variety of support services for individuals who have intellectual or developmental challenges and their families.
Grassroots advocacy, captioned media, certification for Amer- ican Sign Language ASL-interpreters, publications, legal assis- tance, public awareness and youth programs.
Advocacy and protection for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf- Blind people in Massachusetts; focus on access to a variety of Deaf interventions. Co-hosts activities and an annual consum- er conference with MCB and MRC.
Largest national organization for people with hearing loss. Provides information, education, advocacy and support.
Agency dedicated to improving the lives of people with develop- mental disabilities and their families.
Offers recreational, educational, and mentoring programs. After- school program includes tutoring, games and athletics. Summer day camp program and multicultural services.
Annual meeting for ecumenical fellowship, networking time, leading to stronger ecumenical relations among those engaged in disability ministry.
Offers comprehensive audiological services. Hearing screen- ing and assessment available at Assistive Devices Center in Northampton.
Offers comprehensive audiological services.
Provides information, resources, support, and financial assis- tance to persons who may be eligible for cochlear implants.
Provides advocacy and support for families of children with special needs.
The Children’s Center for Communication at BSD provides com- prehensive educational programs including Toddler Playgroup, Baby Sign, American Sign classes, and SibShops.
Hosts Mayor’s Health Line; offers comprehensive child, adoles- cent, and family health programs; community-based initiatives for the homeless.