Deaf-Blind Services

*ALL DEAF-BLIND SERVICES, WORKSHOPS, ETC. ARE DONE REMOTELY*

For inquiries, email Angelica Medina-Boersma/Joelene Spires deafblind@dhhsc.org

List of what services we offer for Deaf-Blind:


Deaf Blind Support Group 

  • Mission: Provide the Deaf-Blind Community an opportunity to interact with their peers, develop a support system, and share resources in a communication-accessible environment leading to personal empowerment and independent living
  • Meeting Times: 2nd Wednesday of each Month from 2:50 pm to 4 pm through online Zoom.  See the flyer for details.
  • Volunteer/Mentorship Opportunities: contact resources@dhhsc.org

*DISCRETION NOTE – We reserve the right to remove anyone from the meeting for the safety and well-being of others.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Support Service Provider Training

  • Workshop: 1st Wednesday of each month from 3:30 pm – 5:30pm at DHHSC Fresno Headquarters (TEMPORARILY ON HOLD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC)
  • Topics include: Deaf-Blind Culture and Etiquette, Communication Modes, Human Guiding, Becoming an effective Support Service Provider, Causes of Deaf Blindness, Deaf-Blind Perspective Panel

Case Management

  • Performed by Client Service Specialists – includes DHHSC’s core services

Support Service Providers

  • Volunteer-run program to provide SSP services to Deaf-Blind community members.

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