Deafblind indicators

Deafblind indicators

This project of the European Deafblind Network (EdbN) aims to create a common European framework for the assessment of institutional models of care for the deafblind based on indicators created ex novo: the Indicators of Deafblindness Equality in Europe (IDbEE).

1.Final Report. Mapping Opportunities for Deafblind People Across Europe

2.Final Report. Cartographie des opportunités pour les sourdaveugles

3.Final Report. Evaluando oportunidades para las personas con sordoceguera (Spanish version)

4.Final Report.  Executive Summary (long version)

5.Final Report. Executive Summary (short version)

6.European Deafblind Indicators.

7.Questionnaire on the European Deafblind Indicators

8.Report of the consultation process with deafblind people and families

9.Presentations at the Barcelona Conference

10.Aetiology table

11.Pictures of the Project

Sources and reference documents


    2.EUROSTAT Disability Statistics: collection of survey data on vision-related difficulties

    3.USA Deafblind Federal Census

    4.The European Deafblind NGOs and the strategy 2020. Leitmotif of the Project

    5.Deafblind Europe – The Magazine of European Deafblind Network

    6.Robertson, J & Emerson, E (2010) Estimating the number of people with co-occurring vision and hearing impairments in the UK, Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster.