Disability Services for Adult Patients

Both Dana-Farber and Brigham and Women's Hospital are accessible to people with disabilities, and comply with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

All buildings are wheelchair accessible, and parking assistance is available if special services are needed. There are wheelchairs at the main entrance, and security staff can provide personal assistance.

We have many resources and educational materials available in large print and audiotape formats.

Find out how technology tools are assisting visually- and hearing-challenged cancer patients navigate through their treatment.

TDD phone numbers

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: 617-632-5330
Brigham and Women's Hospital: 617-732-6458
Massachusetts TDD/Voice Relay Line: 800-439-2370 (for both hospitals)

If you have accessibility questions, please contact the ADA coordinator at the relevant hospital.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

ADA coordinator main number: 617-582-7100
TDD: 617-632-5330
Email: ADA@dfci.harvard.edu

Brigham and Women's Hospital

ADA coordinator main number: 617-732-6642 (voice only)
TDD: 617-732-6458
Email: knelson@partners.org

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