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DeafBlind International webinars (free) – 22-26 June 2020

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DeafBlind International has released the following news:

DbI Webinars offer new opportunities for participation around the world. In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, webinars are THE opportunity to share knowledge, learn from each other and (re-)connect. The 1st DbI webinar series will be held on Zoom from 22-26 June 2020 around the theme Living with Deafblindness in a New Reality.

Please click on the link listed beside the session(s) that you would like to register for, there is no charge for these events. Registration is open until June 18 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (Canada).

Monday June 22, 2020 All Times Listed in Eastern Daylight Time (Canada)

6am Getting connected: Accessible technology only the first step to Inclusive remote meeting for people with deafblindness https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108761957944

7 am Establishing contact-less communication for Deafblind https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108763783404

8am Untouchable, new outside world https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108764292928

9am Citizen Engagement in Deafblindness Research: Possibilities in Changing Realities https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108767390192

10am Making Online Communication Accessible for the Deafblind Community https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108768964902

Tuesday June 23, 2020

6am Deafblind Service Providers in Australia during COVID-19 https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108769612840

7am COVID-19 Impact on Persons with Deafblindness in India https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108770976920

8am How Speech and Language Therapy input changed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to support those who are deafblind https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108772200580

9am The (new) role of an intervenor during COVID-19 https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108773402174

10am Rise, Collaborate, Enrich https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108773693044

11am The New Reality of Living a Pandemic Life https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108774132358

Wednesday June 24, 2020

6am A time of change https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108774738170

7am Adapting our Services during a Global Pandemic https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108774892632

8am The Sense GOT Group Virtual Activities Programme https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108775243682

9am Organization and Intervenor Resiliency through the COVID-19 Pandemic https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108776056112

10am Creating Home-Based Routines: A Framework for Supporting Families and Caregivers of Children who are Deafblind During COVID-19 https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108776302850

Thursday June 25, 2020

6am Research in times of Corona https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108777851482

7am Online support for parents of children with congenital deafblindness https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108778597714

8am Norway in a nutshell: providing services during the pandemic https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108779225592

9am Where do we go from here? Essential Service and the impact on the Deafblind community https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108779424186

10am Deafblindness in times of pandemic: reflecting on experiences https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108779773230

Friday June 26, 2020

6am Everyday life and access to information in the COVID-19 pandemic, stories from adults with deafblindness living in Sweden https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108780150358

7am Analysis of some recommendations to prevent and treat respiratory tract infections in people with deafblindness https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108780585660

8am Distantly Connected While Physically Distant https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108780868506

9am Understanding hearing impaired, deaf and deafblind people and their confrontation with social detachment https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108781586654

10am Fostering a diverse and inclusive world: no one left behind https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/108782517438

Please help us to spread the word – feel free to share this information with anyone who might be interested in attending.

Interested in becoming an individual member of Deafblind International for free? Visit our website to learn more: https://www.deafblindinternational.org/about-us/become-a-member/