600 Washington St.
Boston, MA 02111
Telephone: General: 1-800-245-6543; Vocational Rehab Boston: 617-357-8137 - Fax: General: 617-727-1354; Vocational Rehab Boston: 617-482-5576
Web site: www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/mrc/
Counselor on Duty (COD)
The Vocational Rehabilitation Program helps people with physical, psychiatric, and/or learning disabilities to face the challenges of the modern workplace. Priority is given to those determined to have the most severe disabilities in areas such as communication, mobility, work tolerance, and work skills.
Any individual with a disability can inquire about obtaining services. Friends, relatives, and health care providers can also refer an individual to MRC. Call the office and make an appointment for an orientation meeting. You can also visit the office in person and ask to speak to the Counselor on Duty.
There are many offices in the state; four are listed below. The Boston area office serves the following communities: Back Bay, Beacon Hill, Boston, Charlestown, Chelsea, Dedham, Dorchester, East Boston, Kenmore Square, North End, Revere, South Boston, West End, and Winthrop. For a complete description of MRC services, visit the MRC Website listed above.
Requirements / Restrictions:
Programs are for a person with disabilities. Some services may have other eligibility requirements. Must be a Massachusetts resident and eligible to work in the U.S.
Brookline Area Office
320 Washington Street, Brookline 02445; T/TTY: 617-739-9080
Quincy Area Office
275 Hancock Street, Quincy 02171; T: 617-471-1600; TTY: 617-471-5059
Roxbury Area Office
40 Dimock Street, Roxbury 02119; T/TTY: 617-442-5510
Somerville Area Office
5 Middlesex Avenue 3rd Floor, Somerville 02145; T: 617-776-2662 TTY: 617-776-4242
For a statewide listing of MRC area offices, visit the
MRC's Vocational Rehabilitation Area Offices Webpage.
Orange line: Downtown Crossing stop; Red/Green line: Park St. stop.
(Categories for this entry: Employment)
While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.