TRAININGS

  • provided statewide, regionally, and locally based on individual needs
  • conducted in-person and/or using distance education technology
  • on-going direct training and training of trainers for interveners
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
  • determined by coordinated intake process
  • based on individual needs
  • provided in person and/or by phone, email, and video
  • online technical assistance from "Ask the Expert"
URGENT ON-SITE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
Provided in the cases of:
  • sudden and significant decrease in hearing and/or vision
  • significant and unexplainable changes in behavior
  • a newly identified child who is not yet receiving any local educational or support services

 

NETWORK OF FAMILY SUPPORT PROVIDERS

  • support provided in collaboration with local Family Resource Centers by volunteers of the CDBS Network of Family Support Providers
  • family-to-family support provided by telephone and/or email
  • training on deaf-blindness provided to Family Resource Centers
INFORMATION DISSEMINATION AND PRODUCTS
  • reSources newsletter
  • website
  • videotapes and fact sheets