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Disability Resource Specialist

As a Disability Resource Specialist, you will:

  • Engage in community and legislative advocacy and education to improve community accessibility and inclusion.
  • Assist consumers in achieving their personal goals and increased abilities to live independently. 
  • Work with consumers in obtaining community resources and assistance programs such as MassHealth, SSI, SSDI, SNAP and other resources. 
  • Support people living in nursing homes to transition back into the community.
  • Educate and advocate with the community in understanding accessibility and inclusion.

This position required fieldwork in the community, and so applicants must have their own reliable transportation.


  • People living with a disability highly encouraged to apply.
  • Bachelor Degree, or equivalent life experience.
  • Fluent in Spanish a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office word processing and email applications.
  • Must be committed to Independent Living Philosophy.

This is a full-time (35 hour), benefited position.  

Compensation: $34,580 to $36,400 depending upon experience.

DRC offers Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, 401K with a 3% match, generous PTO, 12 Holidays free Short and Long-Term disability insurance, and limited tuition reimbursement.

To apply please email your resume here "This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DRC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons with disabilities, women, and persons of color to apply for these positions.