Families Matter Stories From the National Center on Deaf-Blindness (NCDB)

Welcome to the Families Matter stories developed by NCDB!  Told mostly through video, they will introduce you to children and young adults who are deaf-blind and their families. As you get to know them, you will discover how individuals who are deaf-blind learn, develop, and live their lives.

Featured Story: Meet Soliz and Camila Magdelano


Connect with other Parents…

You might want to talk with another parent on the phone, borrow DVDs or books from our library, or find out about websites… we’re here to help get you connected.  Have a specific question?  Contact us.


National Family Association for Deaf-Blind

The National Family Association for Deaf-Blind (NFADB) is a nonprofit, volunteer-based family association. They are the largest national network of families focusing on issues surrounding deaf blindness. Their philosophy is that individuals who are deaf-blind are valued members of society and are entitled to the same opportunities and choices as other members of the community. They exist to empower the voices of families of individuals who are deaf-blind and to advocate for their unique needs. Visit their web site, NFADB