non-profit organisation that provides services to people living with multiple disabilities including deafblindness.
American Foundation for the Blind
information on blindness; low vision and related issues; newsletters
American Society for Deaf Children
Resources for Families with Deaf Children
Association for Children with a Disability
ACD works to improve the lives of children with a disability and their families.
Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
The mission of AER is to support professionals who provide education and rehabilitation services to people with visual impairments.
Aussie Deaf Kids
aims to empower parents raising a child with hearing loss through online support, information and advocacy.
Australian Hearing is the nation’s leading hearing specialist and largest provider of Government funded hearing services.
Australian Childhood Vision Impairment Register
research project to develop and maintain an Australia wide record of children with vision impairment.
Blind Babies Foundation (USA)
Nonprofit organisation in California. Blind Babies Foundation has been providing critical early intervention and education services to infants and preschoolers who are blind or visually impaired for 60 years.
Blind Citizens Australia
united voice of Australians who are blind or vision impaired, whose mission is to achieve equity and equality by our empowerment, by promoting positive community attitudes, and by striving for high quality and accessible services which meet our needs.
Blind Foundation (NZ)
The Blind Foundation is New Zealand's main provider of sight loss habilitation and rehabilitation services to over 11,500 New Zealanders who are blind or have low vision.
have been providing a helping hand for the eyes and ears of South Australian children who are blind/vision impaired or deaf/hearing impaired since 1874.
Children and Young People with Disability Australia (CYDA)
national peak body which represents children and young people (aged 0-25) with disability. CYDA is a not for profit, community based organisation.
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
international professional organization dedicated to improving the educational success of individuals with disabilities and/or gifts and talents.
Deafblind International (DbI)
is the world association promoting services for people who are deafblind.
Deaf Children Australia (DCA)
established formally in 1862 to support the needs of families raising children who are deaf. DCA is one of Australia’s longest serving charities and our organisation continues to build upon our reputation for quality services and innovation.
Deaf Society of New South Wales
specialist services for Deaf and hard of hearing people and their families in New South Wales as well as deaf people with additional needs.
The Ear Foundation
bridging the gap between clinic-based services, where today's exciting hearing technologies, such as cochlear implants & bone conducting hearing implants are fitted, and home, school and work where they are used in daily life.
European Blind Union
The voice of blind and partially sighted people in Europe.
The Forsight Foundation
Our purpose is to provide quality accommodation support services and facilitate training and employment for adults who are deaf and blind with additional disabilities, enhancing and enriching their lives.
organization with the goal of enhancing the independence and safe mobility of people who are blind or vision impaired.
Hands & Voices (USA)
is a non-profit, parent-driven organization dedicated to supporting families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
materials for children who are deaf and hard of hearing, visually impaired, deaf-blind, multi-disabled sensory impaired, and for children with any special needs
International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment
global association promoting equal access to appropriate education for all students with vision impairment
Junior Blind (USA)
leading non-profit organization helps children and adults who are blind, visually impaired or multi-disabled achieve independence.
Lighthouse International is dedicated to fighting vision loss through prevention, treatment and empowerment.
Listening and Spoken language Knowledge Centre (USA)
(Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing) - one of the world's largest information centres on hearing loss and the auditory approach.
National Centre on Deaf-blindness (USA)
As a national technical assistance center funded by the federal Department of Education, NCDB works to improve the quality of life for children who are deaf-blind and their families.
National Federation of the Blind (USA)
The National Federation of the Blind is the largest organization of blind and low-vision people in the United States
Parents of Deaf Children
To empower parents in NSW to support their deaf/hearing-impaired children in reaching their full potential through information, support networks and representation.
Parents of Visually Impaired (PVI)
New Zealand parent support group
People with Disability Australia Incorporated (PWDA)
national disability rights and advocacy organisation. Our primary membership is made up of people with disability and organisations primarily constituted by people with disability.
Perkins School for the Blind
Perkins School for the Blind provides education and services for children and adults around the world who are blind, deafblind or visually impaired.
Prevent Blindness America
aims to study the impact of vision problems and find public health solutions that can improve quality of life.
Retina Australia is committed to raising funds for research into the detection, prevention, treatment and cure of inherited retinal dystrophies.
high quality educational services to children who have significant hearing and/or vision impairment, including children who have additional disabilities.
Royal National Institute for the Blind
UK organization supporting blind and partially sighted people.
National disability organisation in the UK
Scottish Sensory Centre
The Scottish Sensory Centre promotes and supports new developments and effective practices in the education of children and young people with sensory impairments.
UK charity that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deafblind
not for profit organisation providing disability support services to people of all ages throughout Western Australia. Senses Australia’s unique service specialty is the provision of services to people who are deafblind.
The Shepherd Centre
founded in 1970 by Dr Bruce Shepherd AM and his late wife Annette and was the first Early Intervention agency in Australia to teach Auditory-Oral Therapy to hearing-impaired children
South Pacific Educators in Vision Impairment (SPEVI)
education and support of children and young people who are blind or have low vision within the South Pacific region
Texas School for the Blind & Visual Impaired
educational services for blind and visually impaired students with a good list of parent links.
supporting people who are blind or have low vision to live the life they choose.
World Blind Union (WBU)
global organization representing the estimated 285 million people worldwide who are blind or partially sighted.
World Federation of the Deaf
international non-governmental organisation representing approximately 70 million Deaf people worldwide.