Through these revealing stories, discover how our work has helped some deafblind children and adults around the world lead better and fuller lives.
27 October 2020
Lenni is a 22-year-old with visual and hearing impairments. He has been taking part in virtual workshops during the COVID-19 crisis.
1 October 2020
Nine-year-old Angel was born with Cerebral Palsy and asphyxia. Her muscles are weak, making it difficult for her to hold objects and stand.
28 July 2020
Muid is a 16-year old young person from Bangladesh who has a physical disability and deafblindness. Thanks to a project funded by UK Aid Match,...
28 January 2020
Bravin was born blind with complex needs. In parts of Kenya, a culture of discrimination has led to pressure on families to give up their children...
Seven-year-old Magdaline, Maggy to her family, was born deafblind after her mother, Pamela contracted rubella during pregnancy. She lives in the...
Rimu is a three-year-old girl with deafblindness girl. She lives with her family in Bogra, Bangladesh.
Being among the first of the deafblind pupils who were enrolled at St Mark's unit for the deafblind in 2009, Hasifa's hardworking personality has...
Sense International (Peru) is turning around the life of six-year-old Lunelis from Lima. Born into economic hardship, the future for multi-sensory...
First published: Friday 7 June 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 20 September 2017