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Personal Narratives - Family Stories

Parents and relatives face a variety of challenges and unique experiences when raising children who are deaf-blind. In this section there are articles by family members sharing stories and experiences about their children.

"Families Matter" Video Stories

Family Stories (National Family Association for Deaf-Blind)

Understanding Deaf-Blindness

Family Narratives Materials Bibliography

Grandparenting a Deafblind Child

Growing with Your Child

Leaving Home: An Interview with Jackie Kenley (2nd Article)

My Deaf and Blind Daughter Beat the Odds Because I Expected Her To

NFADB Deaf-Blind Awareness videos

Parent to Parent: Understanding Stress and Strategies for Coping

Parent's Perspective: Helping Your Child with Multiple Disabilities Engage with the World Around Them

Parents Discuss Their Child's Experience of Deaf-Blindness

Taking CHARGE of Communication

Teen Swimmer Providing Inspiration At Norwin High School

The Parent Perspective: Families Share Their Stories (Ohio Center for Deafblind Education)

The Possibilities Are Endless

This is What it Looks Like

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