Specialized Family Care Program

SFC staff will be working remotely and available to SFC providers through their work cell phones. If you have an emergency or specific needs please contact your Family Based Care Specialist. The public may continue to make referrals or apply to be a home provider by utilizing this site. All staff contact information can be accessed by Contact Us.

Deaf-Blind

  • Category: Health Issue
  • Materials: Deaf-Blind
  • Goal: Handouts: "Frequently Asked Questions About Deaf-Blindness;" "How do Deaf-Blind People Communicate?;" "Frequently Asked Questions About AADB;" from the American Associations of the Deaf-Blind - www.aadb.org
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: November 2012
  • Developed by: Debbie D. Wiley, FBCS

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider can define deaf-blind
  2. Provider knows how people become deaf-blind
  3. Provider knows what people with deaf-blind can do
  4. Provider knows how people who are deaf-blind communicate
  5. Provider knows about the American Association of the Deaf-Blind (AADB)

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider