In collaboration with the Massachusetts
Rehabilitation Commission (MRC), this program provides evaluation services,
referrals, and job support services to Deaf and Hard of Hearing adults in
the following areas:
- Academic evaluations include testing reading comprehension,
quantitative abilities and general world knowledge. If appropriate,
clients are evaluated on their English language skills.
evaluations test communication and linguistic abilities in American Sign Language
and English, both receptively and expressively, manually and non-manually.
evaluation consists of tests selected based on interests and skills. Some
examples are: Vocational Interest Test, General Learning Ability, Numerical Skills,
Clerical Skills, and Motor Coordination.
- Independent Living
evaluation may be requested in conjunction with the Vocational evaluation
in an effort to determine the client's self-supporting ability.
request more information about Evaluation services, contact Karen Powers at 617-254-4041
TTY/Voice, or fill out our online form.
Independent Living Program
Evaluations and Job Support