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All Abilities Night at iFly Austin

DBCTX is partnering with iFly! Fundraising efforts to support DBCTX!!! Wednesday, April 26 at 5 PM – 8 PM 3265 N Highway 183, Ste A, Austin, Texas 78750 Each ticket of $39.95 includes interactive flight training, rental gear, 2 flight experiences for every flyer, and a personal video. Also includes access to this all abilities […]

First Video of DBCTX

Our Very First Video

We debuted our very first video for DBCTX at the past DeafBlind Symposium 2017. It was a surprise! Hehe. It is now posted on our social media and Youtube! (The transcript can be found in the description on Youtube)   Direct Link:¬†https://youtu.be/GirX23wOY-w    

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Bill for Support Service Provider(s) in Texas

The SSP bill has officially been filed, many thanks to Senator Watson and his policy analyst, Ryan Alter. Big thanks to the DB Community for achieving this milestone. Click on the link below for more information! https://groups.google.com/a/txssp.info/forum/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer#!msg/listserv/B7W2lS_G2J0/2FGuTV4NBQAJ Join the listserv by clicking on the link below https://groups.google.com/a/txssp.info/forum/#!forum/listserv/join

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New SSP Coordinators for Camp 2017

We are excited to announce our new SSP Coordinator and Assistant for Camp 2017, Ingrid Martinez and Mark Mellenger! Ingrid is a Hearing east coaster with low vision who have been involved with the DeafBlind community for 15+ years. Mark is Deaf and represents the west coast. He has worked with the DeafBlind community for […]

DeafBlind Symposium 2017 Logo

DeafBlind Symposium 2017 – A Success!

Now the DeafBlind Symposium is over… We just want to take a moment and thank everyone who showed up and helped DBCTX look good! This year’s theme was “Making Connections.” It was a sheer pleasure to meet: Dr. Judy Cameron, Center on Developing Children at Harvard Dr. Joe Gibson, Outdoor and Physical Activities Co-ordinator for […]