HKNC’s staff members are on the leading edge of the field of DeafBlindness. They collaborate with experts around the world.
Zoom Video-Conferencing: Accessibility Practices for People who are DeafBlind
This downloadable resource provides you with information on making video conferencing accessible for people who are DeafBlind.Click here for Zoom Best Practices PDF versionClick here for Zoom Best Practices Word Doc version
We are proud to announce the recent publication of Haptic Communication, the American edition of Haptisk Kommunikasjon by Hildebjorg Bjorge, Kathrine Goborg Rehder and Magni Øveras. Available in both hard copy and electronic formats, the book describes the basic techniques and applications of Haptic Communication for various audiences including receivers and an array of extended networks that support individuals who are deaf-blind (e.g., family, friends, professionals, co-workers and interpreters).
Order now in the following ways:Click here to order hard copy in PDF version.Click here to order hard copy in Word version.
Haptics: An Overview
This downloadable white paper provides a brief overview of Haptics.Click here for Haptics Overview in PDF version.Click here for Haptics Overview in Word version.
Support Service Provider White Paper
This paper is the most comprehensive publication to date on SSPs. It includes information about the role of SSPs, how SSP services developed in the United States, what is currently known about how to establish and operate SSP programs and train SSPs, and challenges that exist in ensuring that high-quality SSP services are available in communities.