Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB)

MCB services individuals in Massachusetts who are legally blind by providing access to employment opportunities and social rehabilitation with the goal of increasing independence and self-determination.

COVID-19 Vaccine Info & Virtual Blindness Registry

COVID-19 Vaccine Information: 

  • Visit Mass.gov/CovidVaccine to make an appointment if you are eligible. 
  • Call the COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduling Resource Line at 2-1-1 or 877-211-6277. The Resource Line is available in English and Spanish with translators available to support 100 additional languages. Hours of operation are Monday to Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., as well as Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • The COVID-19 Vaccine Finder tool enables residents to search for a vaccination location and view appointment availability before scheduling. The tool can be accessed via the state’s vaccination website at Mass.gov/CovidVaccine or directly at https://vaxfinder.mass.gov.

MCB Virtual Blindness Registry: 

Contact Us

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Address

MAIN OFFICE
600 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111
Western Massachusetts - Region 1 (413-781-1290)
436 Dwight Street, Room 109, Springfield, MA 01103

Phone

Toll Free (800) 392-6450
Central Registration (617) 626-7415

For Certificates of Blindness, ID cards, Registration Status, etc.

Online

General Inquiries MCBinfo@mass.gov
Registration Inquiries BlindnessRegistry@mass.gov
DeafBlind Extended Supports DeafBlind@mass.gov
Issues & Complaints MCB-Ombudsman@mass.gov

Fax

Fax (617) 626-7685

Who we serve

MCB services individuals in Massachusetts who are legally blind by providing access to employment opportunities and social rehabilitation with the goal of increasing independence and self-determination.

Our MCB community consists of many partners across the Commonwealth who are committed to our shared mission of service. We are grateful for the support of our stakeholders.

Massachusetts Blindness Resources: MCB Stakeholder Resource Guide

Find Your MCB Regional Contact by City and Town: MCB List of Cities and Towns by Region

Mail Donations to MCB Chief Financial Officer, 600 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111. 

Recent news & announcements from Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

  • News

    THE MARY CONNOR STORY: ATTITUDE IS GRATITUDE 

    4/14/2021 Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

    At MCB, we recognize the achievements of the people we serve. The stories here celebrate individuals who strive to live independently in order to give back to their families, friends, community, and world.

  • News

    CONDUIT FOR CHANGE: THE PAT REGAN STORY  

    3/25/2021 Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

    At MCB, we recognize the achievements of the people we serve. The stories here celebrate individuals who strive to live independently in order to give back to their families, friends, community, and world.

  • News

    A SUCCESS WHEREVER SHE GOES: THE ELANA REGAN STORY 

    3/03/2021 Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

    At MCB, we recognize the achievements of the people we serve. The stories here celebrate individuals who strive to live independently in order to give back to their families, friends, community, and world.

  • News

    FROM TRAUMA SURVIVOR TO ADVOCATE: THE AMBER WARD STORY 

    2/01/2021 Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

    At MCB, we recognize the achievements of the people we serve. The stories here celebrate individuals who strive to live independently in order to give back to their families, friends, community, and world.

  • News

    A PARTNERSHIP FOR CAREER SUCCESS: THE BRANDON ROLLINS AND BRITTANY TAYLOR STORY 

    1/14/2021 Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

    At MCB, we recognize the achievements of the people we serve. The stories here celebrate individuals who strive to live independently in order to give back to their families, friends, community, and world.

  • News

    LEADING THE TRANSITION FROM EDUCATION TO EMPLOYMENT: THE MAYANNE MACDONALD-BRIGGS STORY 

    12/23/2020 Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

    At MCB, we recognize the achievements of the people we serve. The stories here celebrate individuals who strive to live independently in order to give back to their families, friends, community, and world.

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