You will find a warm, friendly and welcoming environment to help you learn more about health and illness. Volunteers, nurses, and a health educator are on-hand to help you find easy-to-read pamphlets, magazines, videos, web sites and both medical and consumer health books.

Our Center Can Help You:

  • Understand more about health and illness
  • Understand your treatment choices
  • Make better decisions about your health or the health of those close to you
  • Communicate better with your doctor, nurse or therapist
  • Feel comfortable in a friendly learning environment

Our Services Include:

  • Health information searches from trained staff
  • Materials in a variety of languages
  • Community resources
  • Information delivered in the hospital or off-site
  • Assistive Technology Center




The Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center
Main Corridor
White Building, First Floor, Room 110
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-724-PFLC (7352)
Fax: 617-724-3281

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