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Support Service Provider (SSP) Training
June 12, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
Pennsylvania Needs SSPs!
Come learn how to work as an SSP with DeafBlind individuals. Must be at least 18-years-old and have appropriate clearances/paperwork submitted prior to the training.
An SSP is trained to support DeafBlind individuals lead a self-determined life.
Participants will learn:
- A variety of communication techniques
- A clear understanding of Do’s & Don’ts, Roles & Responsibilities of a SSP
- Hands-on experience guiding a DeafBlind individual
- Personal experiences from a diverse DeafBlind panel
Presented by Shannon Wright, NIC, COMS, CVRT
& Jessica Adams, COO DeafStone Services