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Organizations for People with Deafblindness

National Consortium on Deaf-Blindness
– NCDB works collaboratively with families and federal, state and local agencies to provide technical assistance, information, and personnel training.

HKNC – The Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths & Adults provides training and resources to people age 16 and over who have combined vision and hearing loss

Minnesota DeafBlind Technical Assistance Project – Information about CHARGE Syndrome; Interveners

Perkins School for the Blind/Deafblind Program – Located in Watertown, Massachusetts, the school provides services to students from birth to 22 years of age who have visual impairments or those who are deafblind.

Texas School for Blind and Visually Impaired – A special public school in the continuum of statewide placements for students who have a visual impairment. It is also a statewide resource to parents of these children and professionals who serve them. Students, ages 6 through 21, who are blind, deafblind, or visually impaired, including those with additional disabilities, are eligible for consideration for services at TSBVI.

National Family Association for Deaf-Blind – Provides information and training to families and professionals.

Sense – This group is based in the UK and is the leading national charity that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deafblind.

The Lighthouse, Inc. – A non-profit organization dedicated to preserving vision and to providing critically needed vision and rehabilitation services to help people of all ages overcome the challenges of vision loss.

National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairment – NAPVI provides information and resources for their children who are blind or visually impaired, including those with additional disabilities