Families

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The mother of a young man who is deafblind describes how she set up a volunteer activity for her son to recycle cans, which has resulted in meaningful community engagement.
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The mother of a young man who is deafblind due to Usher Syndrome describes the importance of assistive technology for academic success.
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A parent reflects on the different types of advocacy, as well as the importance of teaching self-advocacy skills to children with special needs, including deafblindness.
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This tool is designed to support families of children with visual impairments in recognizing and supporting each other's strengths.
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The parent of a young man who is deafblind with Usher Syndrome reflects on her the final IEP meeting for her son and the educational team.
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Tips for parents of children with disabilities on coming to grips with being human, especially for those dealing with deafblindness and vision loss
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Tips to accept the unknown for parents of transition-age youth with special needs, including visual impairment or deafblindness
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The mother of a young adult who is deafblind shares her reflections on seasonal transitions and the importance of flexibility, planning, and setting goals
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The parent of a young adult who is deafblind discusses the challenges of constant transitions in educational, medical, and service personnel.
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Tips for parents of youth with special needs on letting go and creating their own path to transition

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