Additional Resources

Below is a list of resources outside of BFIT that provide support and/or information for individuals with disabilities. Please note:  These organizations are not affiliated with the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, and no official endorsement by the College should be inferred.  If you need more information, the Assistant Director of Advising is available to help you determine what services might be appropriate.

 ORGANIZATION CONTACT INFORMATION
 
Asperger’s Association of New England
 
Website ; Phone: 617-393-3827
 
Easter Seals Assistive Technology Regional Centers
 
For Eastern Massachusetts: ATRC@eastersealsma.org; Phone: 617-226-2634
   
For Western Massachusetts: ATRC@ucpberkshire.org; Phone: 413-442-1562
 
Commonwealth Psychology Associates
 
Website; Phone: 617-259-1895
 
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
 
Website
 
Planning for Life After Special Education
 
Website
 
Think College: College Options for People with Intellectual Disabilities
 
Website
 
Toward Independent Living and Learning
 
Website
 
US Department of Civil Rights
 
 “Students Preparing for Postsecondary Education: Known Your Rights and Responsibilities”
  Website