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The Florida & Virgin Islands (FAVI) Deaf-Blind Collaborative provides individualized consultation and training to families, professionals, schools, and districts serving children and young adults (birth through 21 years) who are affected by both hearing loss and vision loss (diagnosed or suspected)–with or without other disabilities.  If you know a child or young adult who is unable to use her/his vision and hearing effectively for communication and learning, please contact the FAVI team for assistance. 

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Strategies for Identifying Deaf-Blindness

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What is the FAVI Deaf-Blind Collaborative?

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The Florida and Virgin Islands (FAVI) Deaf-Blind Collaborative provide consultation and support to children and youth (ages birth through 21…

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What is Deaf-Blindness?

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Accessibility Toolkit for State Deaf-Blind Projects