Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults: New England Region Office

General Information

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults: New England Region Office
175 North Beacon Street
Watertown Massachusetts 1 02472
(617) 923 1600
hkncnod@aol.com
http://www.hknc.org/

Staff

Peg Ouellette, Administrative Assistant, peg.ouellette@hknc.org, 781 259 7100

Services Offered

  • Assessment
    • Performs informal assessment to determine individual service needs of clients who are deaf-blind.

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provides consultation and technical assistance regarding deaf-blindness to schools and agencies. Assists in developing local services for deaf-blind persons.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Refers to community rehabilitative resources relevant to deaf-blindness. May also refer to Sands Point, NY facility for comprehensive rehabilitation services for deaf-blind persons.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides public information about deaf-blindness and refers to community resources. Provides follow-along support. May refer to Sands Point, NY facility for comprehensive rehabilitation. Maintains information for National Registry.

  • Professional Training
    • Offers professional development and in-service training.