Thomas

How long have you been a client of Deafblind Services?
 
"2 and a half years."
 
How has being Deafblind impacted your life?
 
"I can’t read, can't write. Being Deafblind has completely changed my life. I cannot do most of the things I used to be able to do. I can’t drive anymore."

How has intervention impacted your life?

"Most affected [is] my privacy. All the intervenors know everything about me. I have lost my freedom. Intervention has helped me a lot to go out and do the things I need to get done."

What would you like to tell other people about
Deafblindness or intervention?


"Being Deafblind can be hard but it is important not to dwell on the past."

Why is Deafblind awareness important to you?

"People need to know that there are services out there for people like me that will help you."

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