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You don’t have any limits…you’re your only limit

You don’t have any limits…you’re your only limit posted on Jan 24

If you meet Madeleine Babcock, it won’t take long to figure out that she loves to swim. It also won’t take very long to see that this young teenager’s will and determination will allow her to accomplish anything she puts her mind to doing. Her   …Continue Reading You don’t have any limits…you’re your only limit

MCB Celebrates White Cane Safety Day

MCB Celebrates White Cane Safety Day posted on Nov 18

Eddie Carreiro doesn’t allow his vision loss to stop him from doing anything. He credits his “I can attitude” as the biggest reason for his adjustment to losing his vision. Eddie also his Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) played a significant role in getting   …Continue Reading MCB Celebrates White Cane Safety Day

MCB Serving the Blind Community for 110 Years

MCB Serving the Blind Community for 110 Years posted on Aug 4

On Wednesday, July 13th, MCB turned 110 years old. This presented us with the opportunity to acknowledge and recognize the progress that has been made. Together, we are building on the considerable legacy of those who have preceded us. MCB was established in 1906, with   …Continue Reading MCB Serving the Blind Community for 110 Years

MCB Receives the 2016 American Optometric Association Vision Rehabilitation Distinguished Service Award

MCB Receives the 2016 American Optometric Association Vision Rehabilitation Distinguished Service Award posted on Jul 18

On July 1st, the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) was awarded the 2016 American Optometric Association (AOA) Vision Rehabilitation Distinguished Service Award, which is given to those who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to serving individuals with visual impairment to improve visual efficiency. MCB Commissioner   …Continue Reading MCB Receives the 2016 American Optometric Association Vision Rehabilitation Distinguished Service Award

Secretary Francisco Urena, Commissioner Saner show support for  Blinded Veterans of America

Secretary Francisco Urena, Commissioner Saner show support for Blinded Veterans of America posted on May 20

On May 18, 2016, the Secretary of the Massachusetts Department of Veterans Services, Francisco Urena and the Commissioner for the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB), Paul Saner were keynote speakers at an event hosted by Blinded Veterans of America (BVA) Cape Cod Chapter. The BVA is   …Continue Reading Secretary Francisco Urena, Commissioner Saner show support for Blinded Veterans of America