Upcoming events

    • 07-Oct-2021
    • 18-Nov-2021
    • 6 sessions
    • Zoom
    • 0

    NFADB will partner with other Deaf-Blind family organizations to train family leaders. 

    The Family Advocacy Training & Education (FATE) will train family members who already possess leadership skills to advocate on issues important to the field of deaf-blindness.  The participants will gain skills in advocacy, work together to develop actions and an agenda, and be organized and supported to advocate and educate legislators at the state and national level about the needs of individuals who are Deaf-Blind.

    The family organization representatives will develop a national agenda and then convene in Washington DC for a Day on the Hill in 2022 to utilize the newly honed advocacy skills!

    • 20-Oct-2021
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Zoom Webinar
    Registration is closed

      Got Transition Webinar

    NFADB along with our family organizations and partners from the NFADB Affiliate Network, the CHARGE Syndrome Foundation, The Global Foundation for Peroxisomal Disorders (GFPD), Helen Keller National Center (HKNC), Usher Syndrome Coalition, and the National Center on Deaf-blindness (NCDB) invite you to the Got Transition Webinar Event on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 7:00-8:30pm eastern.

    Got Transition® is the federally funded national resource center on health care transition (HCT). Its aim is to improve the transition from pediatric to adult health care through the use of evidence-driven strategies for clinicians and other health care professionals; public health programs; payers and plans; youth and young adults; and parents and caregivers.

    • 31-Dec-2021
    • Google Form

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