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Deafblindness means having both hearing and visual impairments, the combination of which causes such severe communication and other developmental and educational problems.

Useful Information and Websites
  • DB-Link/NCDB  External Link 
    The National Consortium on Deaf-Blindness
  • Helen Keller National Center  External Link 
    HK National Center’s mission is to enable each person who is deaf-blind to live and work in their community of choice.
  • Helen Keller National Center "Registry" Information  External Link 
    The purpose of the registry is to provide basic information about persons with deaf-blindness in the United States. This information is to be used to identify the needs of person with deaf-blindness, as a planning tool and for research purposes.
  • Oregon Deafblind Project  
    Deafblind information and resources.
  • Oregon School for the Deaf (OSD)  External Link 
    The Oregon School for the Deaf is a community that fosters lifelong learning, encouraging individuals to become self-fulfilled, productive citizens.
  • The Oregon Deafblind Project  External Link 
    The Oregon Deafblind Project provides technical assistance, training and information to enhance services for children in Oregon who are deafblind, birth through age 21.

  • Lisa Darnold Email    (503) 947-5786
    Regional Programs/Best Practices - Director