The Department of Development Services (DDS) supports people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism, with housing, case management, and other supports.
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The Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH) provides accessible communication, education, and advocacy to consumers and private and public entities so that programs, services, and opportunities throughout Massachusetts are fully accessible to persons who are deaf and hard of hearing.
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The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) provides the highest quality rehabilitation and social services to Massachusetts residents who are blind, leading to their independence and full community participation.
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The Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC) houses the state’s Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) program, and help people with disabilities find and keep employment. MRC also offers a number of other programs to support people with disabilities including Brain Injury Services, Supported Living Programs, Assistive Technology Services, and the Home Care Assistance Program.
The Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) provides information about disability-related programs and rights, and can help people resolve disability-related issues.
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The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) investigates and resolves complaints of discrimination, including disability discrimination.
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The Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) assists people and families with limited income to meet their basic needs by providing financial assistance to those who are eligible.
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