NJ COVID-19 Update
DeafBlind Awareness Week 2020
Signs of Solidarity 6.10.20
Signs of Solidarity 5.10.20
Third Quarter 2019
First Quarter 2019
First Quarter 2018
First Quarter 2017
Second Quarter 2016
First Quarter 2016
National SSP Surveys Results poster
SSP Surveys presentation at NFB
ON THE WEB
American Association of the DeafBlind
Information, referral and technical assistance.
An online library that offers books in braille, large print, audio and other formats.
Deaf-Blind Training, Interpreting and Professional Development.
“…the international association which promotes the awareness and knowledge of deafblindness as a unique disability and … influence(s) for appropriate services for people who are deafblind around the world.”
Described and Captioned Media Program
Promotes and provides equal access to communication and learning for students who are blind, visually impaired, deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind. Funded by the federal Department of Education. Website: https://www.dcmp.org
FFB | Foundation Fighting Blindness
Works to “drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa, age-related macular degeneration, Usher syndrome, and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases.”
Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Offers distance education programs on eye conditions/disorders, braille, independent living, finding employment and more.
Hearing Loss Association of America
Provides education about hearing loss, tools for self help, education to the general population about hearing loss, resources and advocacy for legislation for the rights of those with hearing loss.
Helen Keller National Center
Provides services to youth and adults who are DeafBlind such as vocational training, in-home training, senior programs, and a 2-week summer program for high school students.
Narrative Television Network
Makes TV and movies accessible for those who are blind/visually impaired. Website: http://narrativetv.com/index.html
National Center on Deaf-Blindness
A national technical assistance center with a focus on children and youth, and their families and professional service providers. Funded by the federal Department of Education.
NLS | National Library Service
National Organization for Rare Diseases
Provides information on rare disorders and diseases, research, readings, and references. Website: http://rarediseases.org
NFADB (National Family Association for Deaf-Blind)
Usher Syndrome Coalition
A Man Without Words
EVER LEE HAIRSTON
Deaf-Blind Reality: Living the Life
Everyone Here Spoke Sign Language: Hereditary Deafness on Martha’s Vineyard
NORA ELLEN GROCE
Guidelines: Practical Tips for Working and Socializing with Deaf-Blind People
THERESA B. SMITH
HILDEBORG KARLSEN BJORGE, KATHRINE GOBORG REHDER, MAGNI OVERAS
Independence without Sight or Sound
My Father's Blood
No Barriers: A Blind Man’s Journey to Kayak the Grand Canyon
Of Such Small Differences
BARBARA MILES & MARIANNE RIGGIO
The Imprisoned Guest–Laura Bridgman
Train Go Sorry
LEAH HAGER COHEN
Walking Free: The Nellie Zimmerman Story
ROSEZELLE BOGGS-QUALLS & DR. DARYL G. GREENE
Words in My Hands: A Teacher, a Deaf-Blind Man, An Unforgettable Journey