Boston Center for Independent Living, Inc.
60 Temple Place, 5th floor
Boston, MA 02111-1324
Telephone: 617-338-6665, 617-338-6662 (TTY) - Fax: 617-338-6661
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Information Referral


Assisting people with a disability to live as full a life as possible through:

  • Adult skills training assistance (including areas such as employment, housing, social/recreation, education, and financial issues);

  • Assisting with information and referrals (affordable and accessible housing, health insurance, CORI, civil rights for disabled persons, transportation, home modifications, equipment, and other related services);

  • Peer mentoring;

  • Individual advocacy;

  • Personal Care Assistance program (PCA) for people with a disability who need physical care assistance and have MassHealth Standard coverage;

  • Youth Services program for individuals ages 14 to 22 (must still be in high school) that includes Peer Mentoring, Skills Training, Information and Referral, and Advocacy

Service hours:

M - F: 8:45am - 5pm

Requirements / Restrictions:

Any individual/family member with a verifiable disability

Waiting time:

Appointments are recommended but walk-ins are not turned away.


English, French, Haitian Creole, Spanish, Portuguese, Cape Verdean Creole, ASL, Russian, Luganda, Swahili, Runyankore, and other languages accommodated through language line.


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(Categories for this entry: Education, Employment, Physical and Mental Health, Legal)

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