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Massachusetts Office on Disability Goes “On the Road” in Western Mass Posted on Sep 21

Massachusetts Office on Disability Goes "On the Road" in Western Mass

Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) took its first road trip this past summer. Staff representing each unit within MOD traveled out to Western Mass for a series of trainings and outreach activities. Both staff and participants reported a positive experience.

Executive Office for Administration and Finance to Host First Regulatory Review Listening Sessions on Disabilities Posted on Oct 27

Executive Office for Administration and Finance to Host First Regulatory Review Listening Sessions on Disabilities

As part of a series of ten regulatory review listening sessions held by the Executive Office for Administration and Finance, three sessions on Disabilities will be held in November and December of 2015. Governor Baker’s Executive Order 562 commissions a thorough review of every Executive Branch   …Continue Reading Executive Office for Administration and Finance to Host First Regulatory Review Listening Sessions on Disabilities

Governor Baker Improves Access to Public Records with New Procedures Posted on Aug 6

Governor Baker Improves Access to Public Records with New Procedures

On July 30, 2015 Governor Baker announced new administration-wide procedures in regard to public records requests, in order to improve access to government records and information. These new procedures will serve to increase access to all members of the public, including persons with disabilities, which is in alignment with our office’s statutory mandate to ensure access in all aspects of life.

Welcome to the Massachusetts Office on Disability’s Blog! Posted on Jun 29

Welcome to the Massachusetts Office on Disability’s Blog!

Welcome the Massachusetts Office on Disability’s (MOD) blog. We look forward to bringing you informative content on a wide variety of issues of interest to the disability community and all residents of the Commonwealth.