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Annual Deaf-Blind Census

Deaf-Blind census data collection will begin on January 19, 2015! Additions and changes should be submitted to the Florida & Virgin Islands Deaf-Blind Collaborative by February 27, 2015 for inclusion […]


What is the FAVI Deaf-Blind Collaborative?



Meet the FAVI Deaf-Blind Collaborative Team!

FAVI Deaf-Blind Collaborative STAFF The Florida and Virgin Islands (FAVI) Deaf-Blind Collaborative team are five professionals who combine our backgrounds of education and experience to develop trainings and resources that […]

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Florida Communication Plan

NEW Fillable Form! Information and Training is available! The Communication Plan is a required component of the IEP process for students who have been identified as having the Deaf/Hard of […]


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  Please use this form to rate the Quality and Usefulness of the information and resources provided by the Florida & Virgin Islands (FAVI) Deaf-Blind Collaborative through our website, Facebook, […]


Pam Kissoondyal, Family Specialist

Pam Kissoondyal, Family Specialist My name is Pam Kissoondyal.  My husband and I have two wonderful children (well three wonderful children if you count our dog – Boxer). Alec is 16 […]


Talented Student Losing Vision Communicates Through His Art…

READ MORE HERE Winfield recently came to the Conklin Center because his eyesight had diminished so significantly he had to quit his job. He is learning non-visual techniques to help […]


Shelly Voelker, Family & Information Specialist

Shelly Voelker, Ed.D., Family & Information Specialist My first and most important job is mother of four children.  After losing my oldest child Noah, in 2009, I adopted three young […]

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