Log in

Upcoming events

    • 10-Apr-2023
    • 14-Apr-2023
    • Twitter

    Hear Us: One Voice! Stronger Together! Twitter Blast 

    Announcing our #Day on the Hill for DeafBlind

    April 10 - April 14, 2023

    Family leaders, family organizations, and friends of DeafBlind individuals (Family Advocacy Coalition Educating or FACE for DeafBlind) are planning our first Day on the Hill for DeafBlind! We are speaking with our legislators to educate them about the needs of our children! We are announcing our arrival! 

    During the week of April 10 - 14, NFADB is joining other organizations in a #Day on the Hill for DeafBlind Twitter Blast and we hope you will participate. 

    You will be retweeting a message every day of this weeklong twitter blast, tagging your Congressmen. As constituents, your messages to your Congressional representatives are so powerful! 

    If you have a Twitter account, like @nfadb please add your voice to ours!

    Here are the steps below, it's so simple!

    Join us April 10 - 14th, and get your thumbs ready to "be heard"!

    1. Find your legislators here

    2. You may be able to find their twitter handle here 

    3. Follow @nfadb Twitter page so you get the daily tweets

    4. Retweet daily tweets from @nfadb to your legislators during the blast week by tagging them in your tweet

    5. Tag @nfadb and hashtag #Day on the Hill for DeafBlind

    That's it! We've got this!

    • 19-Apr-2023
    • Washington, DC or via Zoom

    The National Family Association for Deaf-Blind (NFADB) would like to invite you and/or your organization to join us for our 1st annual Day on the Hill for DeafBlindWe would love to have family organizations and/or family leaders that support our DeafBlind community join us.

    This is the 1st year that we will have a day on the hill focused on issues specific to individuals who are DeafBlind. We will be meeting on April 19, 2023 in Washington DC if you are able to join us in person. If you are unable to join in person and want to meet with your legislators, please contact us. We can set up a Zoom meeting with you and your legislators.

    Three (3) easy steps to add your voice to ours:

    1. Review our National Advocacy Agenda

    2. Find your Legislators

    3. Schedule a meeting with your legislators.

    Please contact one of the FATE project leads with any questions:

Past events

08-Sep-2022 Family Advocate Coalition Educating for DeafBlind (by Invitation Only)
04-Aug-2022 FATE, Session 2 Introduction
12-Jul-2022 NFADB Annual General Membership Meeting
27-Jun-2022 CMA Family Twitter Blast June 27 - July 1
30-Mar-2022 Cogswell-Macy Act: A Family Focus Update
28-Mar-2022 Capacity Building: Family Leadership Development & Organizational Growth
06-Jan-2022 FATE (Family Advocacy Training and Education) Phase II (by Invitation Only)
31-Dec-2021 The Steve Perreault Award - for Professionals
31-Dec-2021 El Premio Steve Perreault
08-Dec-2021 Cogswell-Macy Act: A Family Focus Update featuring Amy Parker
20-Oct-2021 Got Transition Webinar
07-Oct-2021 Family Advocacy Training & Education (by Invitation Only)
01-Oct-2021 CMA Family Twitter Blast Oct 1 - Oct 7
16-Sep-2021 Cogswell-Macy Act: A Family Focus Update
26-Jul-2021 CMA Twitter Blast July 26 - July 30
13-Jul-2021 NFADB Annual General Membership Meeting
24-Jun-2021 Cogswell-Macy Act: A Family Focus Chat featuring Maurice Belote, Robbie Blaha, Tracy Evans-Luiselli, & Cyral Miller
20-May-2021 Cogswell-Macy Act: A Continued Family Focus, featuring Maurice Belote & Tracy Evans-Luiselli
20-Apr-2021 Cogswell-Macy Act: A Family Focus, featuring Robbie Blaha
01-Mar-2021 Texas Symposium on Deafblind Education
11-Sep-2020 Northeast Regional CHARGE Syndrome VIRTUAL Conference
01-Sep-2020 Family-to-Family Communities Project (F2FC)
26-Aug-2020 ¡Ya esta abierta la inscripción para el curso de autoaprendizaje en línea sobre sordoceguera! (FREE Spanish-Language Online Course Study Registration open now!)
14-Jul-2020 NFADB's Annual General Membership Meeting
10-Jul-2020 12th Annual USH Connections Conference - NOW VIRTUAL
26-Feb-2020 Capitol Hill Advocacy Day Summit
09-Oct-2019 NCDB Hosts: Deaf-Blind Immersion Experience
27-Sep-2019 DBMAT 46th Annual Family Conference
17-Sep-2019 CDBS & NFADB: Monthly Spanish Calls
02-Aug-2019 14th International CHARGE Syndrome Conference

OUR MISSION:  NFADB exists to empower the voices of families with individuals who are deaf-blind and advocate for their unique needs.


become a member of nfadb


Our work is supported by organizations and individuals like you.  

Support our work

Donation goal

Goal: $50,000.00
Collected: $33,088.00


Phone: 800.255.0411
Fax: 516.883.9060



PO Box 1667
Sands Point, NY 11050

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software