What's New at DbI

News items related to Deafblindness are always welcome for inclusion on this site.


I.View or download our new four-year strategic plan

II. DbI Award Announcement


I.Touch of Closeness conference announcement


I.Announcement and form for 2017 awards

MAY 2016

I.A Russian edition of DbI Review issue 56 is now available!

MARCH 2016

I.A summary of participant evaluations from the 2015 DbI Romania conference is now available.


MARCH 2016

I.DbI Youth Network launches a new publication outlining how young deafblind people from around the world have succeeded in overcoming the challenges they have faced.

II. An exciting announcement from the DbI Research Network!


I.News article, "High School Deafblind Teacher Uses Manipulatives to Teach Life Skills."



I.The Spanish editions of DbI Review issue 55 have now been posted.



I. Words in My Hands: A Teacher, A Deaf-Blind Man, An Unforgettable Journey by Diane Chambers

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I. ICEVI eNews April 2015

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JUNE 2015

I. ICEVI Day Orlando 2016

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II. DbI Annual Report for 2014 is now available


MARCH 2015

I. DbI Review 54 - Spanish

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II. DbI Review 54 - Romanian

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I. European Rehabilitation and Cultural Week of the Deaf-Blind People

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II. DbI World Conference

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I. DbI 2015 Romania

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II. DbI Review issue 53 is now available for reading or download in Spanish



New DbI Youth Network!
You can now download our new flyers (Full Colour, Colour and Text, Text)
A new flyer from Deafblind South Africa
Documents (English) (Français) from Senate meetings regarding a motion to declare June as Deaf-Blind Awareness Month in Canada
Questionnaires on deafblindness and scuba diving
“Rare video footage - Anne Sullivan and Helen Keller talking about their communication strategy”
New versions of DbI Review 50 in French are now available for download.
The year 2012 marked the 50th anniversary of the Rafeal Deafblind School and hence 50 years of Deafblind education in the Netherlands. With this anniversary, Kentalis published a commemorative booket “50 years of deafblind education – 1962-2012.” The book is available online at the Kentalis website.
Article from the Swiss National Association of and for the Blind - "Deafblindness: Facing up to the Facts"
View an exhibition of photos of Acquired Deafblind People in Sweden to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of FDDB, the Swedish Deafblind Association (MS Word version).
A story and history of Dbl (Ms PowerPoint file)
Click HERE to read the announcement regarding Haptic Signals
(Cover image) (Inner Book image)
Click HERE to view an amazing short film entitled, "Planet of Snail."
Articles, publications and documents in other languages will now be posted here

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New DVD Release: "Musical Perception of a Deafblind Cochlear Implant User – Russ Palmer"  Photo 1 Photo 2

Proceedings from the XV Deafblind International World Conference are now available for viewing.
Past editions of DbI Review are now available for viewing.
European survey on the training and usage of assistive technologies
Pictures and memories of Lex Grandia
Microsoft Word logoSurvey for thesis on “Training and Education of Deafblind People and their Preparation on Extraordinary”.
Links to 2011 DbI Conference Plenary, Progress in the Elimination of Measles, Rubella and Congenital Rubella Syndrome in the Americas
Adobe logoDVD on Support Service Providers for Deaf-Blind Individuals
Microsoft Word logoWe're proud to acknowledge DbI's past award winners
Microsoft Word logoNews Release - Celebrating DbI Award Winners


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