People's stories

Through these revealing stories, discover how our work has helped some deafblind children and adults around the world lead better and fuller lives.

  • Madalina's story

    Madalina is 19 and has both hearing and visual problems. She was included in mainstream education until 2013, where she asked her parents to be...

  • Denisa's story

    During the first two months of her pregnancy, Denisa's mother contracted rubella. Denisa developed congenital rubella syndrome, and doctors were...

First published: Friday 7 June 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 20 September 2017