As of March 2018 the were 394,000 deafblind people (stats provided by Deafblind.org.uk) Find a selection of sites for and about Deafblindness highlighted below in this section of ABLEize. Deafblind is very different from people who are only deaf or blind but not both. One of the most well known deafblind persons is the author and lecturer Helen Keller with other deafblind people being Francisco Goya a Spanish painter and Jack Clemo a British poet. Listed below are a range of official and non-official resources for and about deafblindness offering a large range of information and resources including care and support services available to help deafblind adults and children.
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