What is Deafblindness

The Ohio Department of Education, Office for Exceptional Children defines deafblindness as follows: “Deafblindness” means concomitant hearing and visual impairments, the combination of which causes such severe communication and other developmental and educational needs that they cannot be accommodated in special education programs solely for children with deafness or children with blindness” (Ohio Operating Standards for the Education of Children with Disabilities, July 1, 2014).

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Creating a LifeCourse Plan

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Date: October 20, 2018
Location: in Central Ohio – meeting site to be determined
Target Audience: Parents of children with multiple disabilities and/or deafblindness*

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