Deaf Blind Project


Contact Information

Joanne Whitson
(307) 324-5333
joanne.whitson@wyo.gov
Nancy Leaf
(307) 324-5429
nancy.leaf@wyo.gov
The Wyoming Deaf-Blind Project’s mission is to ensure that all students in Wyoming who are deaf-blind receive the appropriate support and tools needed enabling them to achieve improved outcomes in school and go on to become contributing members of their community by providing technical assistance, resources and training to educators, service providers and families.

Conferences and Seminars

Next Step Assessment Clinic

October 10, 2014
Educational and medical assessments for students with disabilities. Assessments are tailored to meet the specific needs outlined by the educational team and family. (See Next Step Assessment Clinic.)
Location: Wyoming Life Resource Center, Lander, WY
Contact: Joanne Whitson
joanne.whitson@wyo.gov
(307) 324-5333

Western Regional Early Intervention Conference

September 16-18, 2015
WREIC Save the Date
Location: Hotel Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM
Contact: Joanne Whitson
joanne.whitson@wyo.gov
(307) 324-5333


Resources

  • Next Step Assessment Clinic
  • On-site Technical Assistance
  • Lending Library – The Lending Library offers an extensive selection of materials and resources that are available for educators, therapists, service providers and families to borrow. Materials include evidence based, research-based strategies to improve outcomes for students who are visually impaired / blind, hard of hearing / deaf, deaf-blind or multi-disabled. COMING SOON.

Webinars

Strategies on Literacy, Information on working with Students who are Sensory Impaired and Best Practices. Webinars are offered free of charge every quarter. For information and placement on the mailing list, contact joanne.whitson@wyo.gov.

Newsletters

Links

Additional Resources