Stories and articles from our community
The Deafblind International 18th International World Conference
The 18th Deafblind International World Conference is coming to Ottawa, Canada on Saturday, July 22 to Friday, July 28, 2023!
Black History Month: All About Michaëlle Jean
February is Black History Month. Black History Month is about honouring the enormous contributions that Black people have made, and continue to make, in all sectors of society. In honour of this important awareness month, one of our clients, Diane Lodge, shared her article, “All About Michaëlle Jean.”
Technology Spotlight: New Accessibility Features Coming to iPhones
We have created a concise list of some new accessibility features Apple will be offering for iPhones’ models released since 2017 with the release of iOS 16, including the new medication tool, detection mode, real-time captions and more.
DBCS Joins Deafblind International as Corporate Member
We are thrilled to announce that CNIB Deafblind Community Services has joined Deafblind International's network of corporate members.
Breaking Barriers as a Team: An Emergency Intervention Story
s I glanced at my phone, I realized that it was DBCS’s Emergency Intervenor Services (EIS) calling.
Welcoming New Staff: Meet Blair and Akane
Meet DBCS's newest staff members - Blair and Akane!
The Government of British Columbia announces new funding for Deafblind services across the province
CNIB Deafblind Community Services is thrilled to share that in honour of National Deafblind Awareness Month, the Government of British Columbia has announced that they will be providing dedicated funding for intervenor services to support British Columbians who are Deafblind.
Seasonal Recipe: Baked Pears with Walnuts and Honey
This easy dish made with just four ingredients is perfect for breakfast or dessert!
Meet Merico Tesolin: Advisor, Client Relations and Advocacy
My name is Merico Tesolin and I am very pleased to have joined the DBCS team in September 2020 in the role of Advisor, Client Relations and Advocacy.
Meet Trevor Hinds
A message from the National Director of Program Operations. As part of DBCS’ strategic mandate, we are looking to advocate and expand the services that are available across the country.