Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB)

MCB serves 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.

Virtual Town Hall

Town Hall - Transforming Public Transportation for People with Disabilities

Join a Virtual Town Hall with MCB and the MBTA on Thursday, October 7th from noon to 1:30 pm EST to discuss the importance of public transportation for individuals who are blind and visually impaired.

Learn how MCB and the MBTA work together to ensure equal access to public transportation for older adults and people with disabilities.

Get MBTA updates about system-wide accessibility; hear about innovations in customer technology; learn about the new process to obtain a free or reduced fare Charlie Card; and find out about the new RIDE Flex program!

To join via phone: Call 1-646-558-8656. Enter the Meeting ID 977 1585 2566 and Password 100721.

To join via computer: Visit www.zoom.us. Enter Meeting ID 977 1585 2566 and Password 100721.

ASL and CART Services are requested. The event will be recorded.

Submit Your Transportation Questions 

Contact Us

MCB Logo, Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

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.

Videophone (VP) 857-366-4198
Videophone (VP) 413-304-2434

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

Upcoming Events from Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

  • Making Music with Mike Leo  

    Wednesday, September 29, 2021
    4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
    Virtual Concert with Mike Leo presented by MCB for individuals who are blind and visually impaired
  • MCB Virtual Job Fair 

    Friday, October 1, 2021
    9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
    Join MCB and Massachusetts Employers to learn about available employment opportunities for individuals who are blind and visually impaired. Network to find your next career; meet qualified candidates; and learn how your workplace can participate!
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