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My Dream House: Some Thoughts on a DeafBlind Space

This blog is republished with permission from the author, John Lee Clark. It was originally published at his blog and the original post can be found here.  Since almost everything is built with hearing and sighted people in mind, DeafBlind people routinely come into conflict with features of architecture and design. And I do mean […]

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Minnesota Pro-Tactile Training Update

By Paul Deeming, M.S., C.I., DBSM Services and Training Coordinator The premiere Pro-Tactile Training event in September was well received and successful! Eight DeafBlind community leaders (three from Minnesota and five from four other states in the region) were trained by Pro-Tactile creators Jelica Nuccio and aj granda from Seattle in the three-day event to […]

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Family Picnic and Intervener Appreciation Day June 2013

 By John Filek, Coordinator of Children, Youth & Family Service Program at DBSM Since 2007, DeafBlind Services MN and the MN DeafBlind Project have collaborated in hosting a picnic for the families who have children with a combined hearing and vision loss.  This year was the biggest yet with over 180 people in attendance and 30 […]

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