Perkins School for the Blind

Since our founding in 1829, Perkins has been a leader in education services for children and young adults with multiple, complex disabilities and visual impairments. Our mission is to unlock the potential of each child to lead a proud, productive and meaningful life. With Perkins-trained educators working in over 93 countries, our exemplary services and strategies impact the lives individuals with visual impairments across the globe.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|87.2 Score


(3/4)|82.93 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|94 Score



Headquarter Address

175 North Beacon Street
Watertown, MA 02472