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Deafblind Ontario Services Blog

Launch of the Community of Practice on Deafblindness Resource

June 27, 2018

DeafBlind Ontario Services and INLB-IRD (Institute Nazareth and Louis-Braille - Institute Raymond Dewar), are launching a Community of Practice on Deafblindness resource (CoP). It was developed to share knowledge and professional practices on deafblindness. It will also help maintain and develop rehabilitation expertise within the professional community. The intent of the CoP is to build the capacity of professionals and practitionersinsupporting individuals with deafblindness and age-related dual sensory loss.


Since 1992, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) is an annual observance, this year on Sunday, December 3rd.

Participation in Research

DeafBlind Ontario Services believes that research initiatives will advance knowledge and enhance the quality of life for individuals who are deafblind; leading to more opportunities and choices.