76 Summer Street - Room 330
Fitchburg, MA 01420-5785
Tel. (978) 345-1713 or (508) 792-7380
Fax (978) 343-6949

We assist individuals of all disabilities to go to work. If you are unemployed or underemployed, you may be able to benefit from vocational services. All VR consumers must reside in Massachusetts and be eligible to work in the United States. The Fitchburg MRC Office serves individuals who reside in the following towns: Ashburnham, Ashby, Ayer, Barre, Berlin, Bolton, Clinton, Fitchburg, Gardner, Gilbertville, Groton, Hardwick, Harvard, Hubbardston, Lancaster, Leominster, Lunenburg, New Braintree, Oakham, Pepperell, Princeton, Rutland, Shirley, Sterling, Templeton, Townsend, Westminster, and Winchendon.

To Make a Referral

Any individual with a disability can inquire about obtaining services. Friends, relatives and health care providers can also refer an individual to MRC. Our services are designed to assist individuals with disabilities to make informed choices about work. 

For more information about our services and how MRC can help, please contact our office at (978) 345-1713 to find out the date and time of our monthly informational sessions. During these informational sessions an overview of services will be given and you will have an opportunity to ask questions at that time, as well as to complete a referral form.

Services Offered:

  • Job Ready and Vocational Decision Making Groups
  • Full-time Job Placement and Marketing Specialist
  • Vocationally oriented Consumer Advisory Council
Our Staff
Management
  • Jeffrey Roberge, Area Director
  • Paula Davis, Supervisor
Counseling Staff
  • Stephen Brown
  • Margaret Duquette
  • Deborah Gray
  • Abel Pichardo
  • Simone Coble
  • Christie Aveyard-Rameau
  • Todd Nelson, Employment Specialist
Support Staff
  • Alice Caisse, head clerk
  • Zuma DiConza
  • Bettijane Arel

Directions to Our Office

There is ample free parking with handicap access at both entrances and an elevator in the front lobby.

From Boston:

  • Take I-90 West (Mass Pike) to 495 North to Route 2 West. Take Exit 31B (Fitchburg, Route 12, North).
  • Continue on Route 12 North approximately 1.5 miles to the third traffic light. Turn right at this light onto Bemis Road.
  • Continue straight through next traffic light. You will pass a Tire Warehouse and Midas Muffler on your left. Go under the underpass and move toward left lane.
  • At traffic light, turn left onto Summer Street. Continue straight up hill and through traffic lights for approximately 0.8 miles.
  • MRC is at Crown Point Office Center, 76 Summer Street on the right hand side of the street.

From the Northeast:

  • Take 495 South to Route 2 West. Take Exist 31B (Fitchburg, Route 12, North).
  • Continue on Route 12 North approximately 1.5 miles to the third traffic light. Turn right at this light onto Bemis Road.
  • Continue straight through next traffic light. You will pass a Tire Warehouse and Midas Muffler on your left. Go under the underpass and move toward left lane.
  • At traffic light, turn left onto Summer Street. Continue straight up hill and through traffic lights for approximately 0.8 miles.
  • MRC is at Crown Point Office Center, 76 Summer Street on the right hand side of the street.

From the Northwest:

  • Take Route 2 East. Take Exit 30 (Merriam Ave.). Bear right at end of ramp, toward Fitchburg. Go through lights, past Twin city Mall (K-Mart is on the right).
  • Take a right at the next set of lights onto Wanoosnoc Road (there's a gas station at the corner). Follow Wanoosnoc Road to the next set of lights (There will be a school on the left).
  • Go straight through this set of lights, onto Bemis Road.
  • Continue straight through to next set of lights, you will pass a Tire Warehouse and a Midas Muffler on your left. Go under the underpass and move toward left lane.
  • At traffic light, turn left onto Summer Street. Continue straight up hill and through traffic lights for approximately 0.8 miles.
  • MRC is at Crown Point Office Center, 76 Summer Street on the right hand side of the street.

From the Southeast:

  • Take Route 495 North.
  • From Route 495 North, take Route 2 West.
  • Take Exist 31B (Fitchburg, Route 12, North).
  • Continue on Route 12 North approximately 1.5 miles to the third traffic light. Turn right at this light onto Bemis Road.
  • Continue straight through next traffic light. You will pass a Tire Warehouse and Midas Muffler on your left. Go under the underpass and move toward left lane.
  • At traffic light, turn left onto Summer Street. Continue straight up hill and through traffic lights for approximately 0.8 miles.
  • MRC is at Crown Point Office Center, 76 Summer Street on the right hand side of the street.

From the Southwest:

  • Take I-90 East (Mass Pike) to Route 290 East to I-190 North.
  • From I-190 North, take Route 2 West. Take Exist 31B (Fitchburg, Route 12, North).
  • Continue on Route 12 North approximately 1.5 miles to the third traffic light. Turn right at this light onto Bemis Road.
  • Continue straight through next traffic light. You will pass a Tire Warehouse and Midas Muffler on your left. Go under the underpass and move toward left lane.
  • At traffic light, turn left onto Summer Street. Continue straight up hill and through traffic lights for approximately 0.8 miles.
  • MRC is at Crown Point Office Center, 76 Summer Street on the right hand side of the street.

 


This information is provided by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission.