MILCB focuses on ABILITY not disABILITY
Programs offered by the Multi-Cultural Independent Living Center of Boston, Inc., promote self-pride, independent decision-making, self-determination, equal access and self-help.
MILCB addresses the primary areas of concern for their consumers by offering the following services.
Assists consumers in attaining their employment/vocational goals.
Provides information on consumer entitlements as it pertains to Social Security Benefits and other programs/services provided to persons with disability.
Offers information about assistive equipment. Informed choices on products and services can be made with increased individual knowledge of technology items.
Provides information on modification alternatives for access. MILCB provides technical assistance on architectural accessibility for consumers, businesses and public entities. Also provides information on available funding and/or loan programs.
Facilitates increased knowledge and awareness of disability topics through outreach presentations and consultations.
Provides financial and housing options counseling.
Assists consumers in adapting recreational programs, and finding existing local recreational programs.