WORK with DEAFBLIND Adults
DeafBlind Services Minnesota
Are you interested in supporting to self-determined deafblind adults, age 22 and up, living throughout Minnesota? Our Support Services Providers (SSPs) work with deafblind adults with unique needs and communication styles. SSPs assist them with activities of daily living such as grocery shopping, banking, running errands, reading mail and filling out forms. They also assist the deafblind with accessing their community life and information in their environment. Important skills and qualities: knowledge of sign language and different modes of communication, knowledge of deafness, blindness and deafblindness, friendliness, compassion, service orientation, excellent work ethic, and the ability to set boundaries. Experience working with adults with special needs and American Sign Language proficiency a plus.
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